Salisbury Cathedral, Wiltshire Family History Guide

Salisbury Cathedral, Cathedral Close, Salisbury, England
Salisbury Cathedral, Cathedral Close, Salisbury, England JackPeasePhotography. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license.

Salisbury Cathedral is the seat of the Diocese of Salisbury. It is located in the county of Wiltshire.

Alternative names: Salisbury Blessed Virgin Mary

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1593
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1813

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Salisbury, Wiltshire Family History Guide

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

See also Salisbury, Wiltshire Family History Guide

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for the Cathedral Church, Salisbury, 1678-1880 Author: Church of England. Cathedral Church (Salisbury, Wiltshire)

Marriages at Salisbury, Cathedral Church, 1564-1812 Author: Church of England. Cathedral Church (Salisbury, Wiltshire)

Church History

The history and antiquities of the cathedral church of Salisbury and the abbey church of Bath Author: Rawlinson, Richard, 1690-1755

Register of old choristers of Salisbury Cathedral, 1810-1897 Author: Dorling, Edward Earle

Sarum Close : a history of the life and education of Cathedral choristers for 700 years Author: Robertson, Dora H.; Cathedral Preparatory School (Salisbury)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Wiltshire
  • Civil Registration District: Alderbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Dean of Sarum, Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Sarum, This cathedral has several associated courts not listed.
  • Diocese: Salisbury
  • Rural Deanery: Not Applicable
  • Poor Law Union: Not Applicable
  • Hundred: Salisbury Borough
  • Province: Canterbury