Winterbourne Earls, Wiltshire Family History Guide

Winterbourne Earls is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire.

Other places in the parish include: Hurdcott.

Alternative names: Winterborne Earls

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1557
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1609; 1622

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WINTERBOURNE-EARLS, a parish in Amesbury district, Wilts; 2 miles SSW of Porton r. station, and 3½ NNE of Salisbury. Post town, Salisbury. Acres, 1,663. Real property, with W.-Dantsey, £3,268. Pop., 276. Houses, 60. There are two manors. The living is a vicarage, annexed to W.-Dantsey. The church was rebuilt in 1868. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog


Census returns for Winterbourne-Earls, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Winterbourne-Earls, 1609-1880 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Winterbourne-Earls (Wiltshire)

Parish registers for Winterbourne-Earls, 1557-1949 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Winterbourne-Earls (Wiltshire)


Land tax assessments in Winterbourne-Earls, Wiltshire 1780-1831 Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Wiltshire)


Vision of Britain historical maps


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