Winterbourne Monkton, Wiltshire Family History Guide

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

Alternative names: Monckton Winterbourne, Monkton Winterbourne

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1656
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1605

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WINTERBOURNE-MONKTON, a parish in Marlborough district, Wilts; 6½ miles WNW of Marlborough r. station. Post town, Marlborough. Acres, 1,840. Real property, £2,278. Pop., 214. Houses, 53. The property is not much divided. The living is a vicarage, annexed to Berwick-Bassett. The church is tolerable; and there is a slightly endowed school.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

Census

Census returns for Winterbourne-Monkton, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Winterbourne-Monkton, 1605-1880 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Winterbourne-Monkton (Wiltshire)

Parish registers for Winterbourne-Monkton, 1656-1991 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Winterbourne-Monkton (Wiltshire)

Baptisms from parish records and bishop’s transcripts

Civil Registration

Notices of marriage, 1838-1911 Author: Great Britain. Superintendent Registrar (District of Marlborough)

Manors

Estate survey in Winterbourne-Monkton, Wiltshire, 1774 Author: Manor of Winterbourne-Monkton (Wiltshire)

Taxation

Land tax assessments in Winterbourne-Monkton, Wiltshire 1780-1884 Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Wiltshire)

Window tax for Winterbourne-Monkton, Wiltshire, 1787 Author: Great Britain. Exchequer

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

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