Upton Scudamore Wiltshire Family History Guide

Upton Scudamore is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1654
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1608; 1623

Nonconformists include: Baptist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Bratton
  • Westbury
  • Corsley
  • Diltons Marsh
  • Warminster

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

UPTON-SCUDAMORE, a parish in Warminster district, Wilts; 1½ mile NNW of Warminster r. station. Post town, Warminster. Acres, 2,503. Real property, £2,787. Pop., 381. Houses, 86. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £456. Patron, Queen's College, Oxford. The church was rebuilt in 1859. There is a national school. Owen, the author of "Geoponica," was rector.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Administration

County: Wiltshire
Civil Registration District: Warminster
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury
Diocese: Salisbury
Rural Deanery: Wylye
Poor Law Union: Warminster
Hundred: Warminster
Province: Canterbury