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*[[Wiltshire Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Wiltshire Biography|Biography]]
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*[[Wiltshire Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
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*[[Wiltshire Census|Census]]
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*[[Wiltshire Church Directories|Church Directories]]
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*[[Wiltshire Church History|Church History]]
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*[[Wiltshire Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Wiltshire Civil Registration- Vital Records|Civil Registration]]
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*[[Wiltshire Court Records|Court Records]]
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*[[Wiltshire Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Wiltshire Emigration and Immigration|Emigration &amp; Immigration]]
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*[[Wiltshire Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
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*[[Wiltshire Genealogy|Genealogy]]
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*[[Wiltshire Heraldic Visitations|Heraldic Visitations]]
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*[[Wiltshire Historical Geography|Historical Geography]]
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*[[Wiltshire History|History]]
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*[[Wiltshire Jewish Records|Jewish Records]]
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*[[Wiltshire Land and Property|Land and Property]]
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*[[Wiltshire Manorial Records|Manorial Records]]
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*[[Wiltshire Maps|Maps]]
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*[[Wiltshire Military Records|Military Records]]
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*[[Wiltshire Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Wiltshire Nobility|Nobility]]
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*[[Wiltshire Occupations|Occupations]]
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*[[Wiltshire Parishes|Parishes]]
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*[[Wiltshire Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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*[[Wiltshire Names, Personal|Personal Names]]
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*[[Wiltshire Place Names|Place Names]]
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*[[Wiltshire Records of the Poor|Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.]]
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*[[Wiltshire Prisons|Prisons]]
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*[[Wiltshire Probate Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Wiltshire Schools|Schools]]
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*[[Wiltshire Societies|Societies]]
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*[[Wiltshire Taxation|Taxation]]
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*[[Wiltshire For Further Reading|'''For Further Reading''']]
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'''''Unique genealogical features:'''''&nbsp;[[Image:{{LondonBridge}}|Tower Bridge and the dome of St Paul's]]
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*[http://landing.ancestry.com/lma/default.aspx Ancestry.com's] massive London church record collections
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*''[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&region=EUROPE FamilySearch Historical Record Collections]'' index 90% of London christenings and marriages
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*[http://www.sog.org.uk/index.shtml Society of Genealogists Library]
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'''Wiltshire''' (abbreviated '''Wilts''') is an inland county in the South West of [[England]].  {{multiple image
 
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'''Wiltshire''' (abbreviated '''Wilts''') is an inland county in the South West of [[England]].
 
  
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=== Research Tools  ===
 
  
=== Jurisdictions  ===
 
  
Use an [http://maps.familysearch.org interactive map ]to find jurisdictions for each parish in Wiltshire.
 
  
==== Civil Districts ====
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*[http://www.sog.org.uk/events/pdf/2011-Show-Handouts/Stuck-in-London-resource-at-SoG.pdf Stuck in London: resources at the Society of Genealogists and elsewhere]. Free online Power Point slides by Else Churchill.
  
When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Wiltshire was divided into a number of registration districts, each containing several parishes.&nbsp;&nbsp;The index to the civil records gives the name of the district where an event took place.&nbsp; Click [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/REG/wil.htm here]&nbsp;to see&nbsp;a list of the&nbsp;civil districts in Wiltshire and the parishes covered by each.&nbsp;  
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*[[Tracing London and Other Large City Immigrants From Abroad|Tracing London and Other Large City Immigrants From Abroad]]
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=== Historic London Parishes  ===
  
Read more about [[England Civil Registration]].
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=== Major Repositories  ===
  
==== Parishes  ====
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See a list of the [[Wiltshire Parishes|parishes]] of Wiltshire with links to articles.
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*[[The British Library|The British Library]]
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*[[Guildhall Library|Guildhall Library]]
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*[[Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies|Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies]]
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*[[London Family History Centre|London Family History Centre]]  
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*[[London Metropolitan Archives|London Metropolitan Archives ]]
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*[[Society of Genealogists Library|Society of Genealogists Library]]
  
==== Probate Jurisdictions ====
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Before 1858, every town and parish in Wiltshire was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.&nbsp; To read more about probate records and see a list of Wiltshire towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to [[Wiltshire Probate Records|Wiltshire Probate Records]].
 
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Revision as of 09:09, 9 June 2012

News & Events
  • Add news
Topics

England go to London

Welcome to the London page
Unique genealogical features: 
Tower Bridge and the dome of St Paul's
Wiltshire (abbreviated Wilts) is an inland county in the South West of England.
Flag of Wiltshire
Location of Wiltshire in England

Featured Content

Historic London Parishes

Major Repositories

Research Tools

Websites

Wiltshire Community History

To view a further list of web sites and/or web pages for Wiltshire and many of its parishes, visit FHLFavorites.info.