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Wootton Rivers - The OPC is Linda Hull

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Wootton Rivers photo gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Easton Royal - Milton Lilborne - Savernake



GenUKI for information on Wiltshire and Wootton Rivers
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies
Wiltshire Community History - Historical information for parishes within the Wiltshire County jurisdiction.


The Parish Church of St. Andrews

St. Andrew Gallery          St. Andrew Interior Gallery          St. Andrew Churchyard Gallery          St. Andrew's Churchyard Memorial Survey (incomplete)

Scrap Iron Clock 1911-1912

Parish Register Transcripts




1607-1750          1751-1800          1801-1837

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1728-1944
Marriages 1728-1992
Burials 1728-1905


Parish History

Civil Registration

1837 - April 1936 Pewsey Registration District
April 1936 - Present Devizes Registration District

Recommended Reading

Wootton Rivers Parish Church by Audrey Tomlin 1989
This is a 30 page booklet giving a brief history and guide to St. Andrew's church building, the de Rivere family and other interesting articles..
Available from the Church.


Buildings and Land

Fatal Fire 1868          Savernake Cottage Hospital 1869          Owners of Land 1873          Savernake Estate Sold 1929


Crime and Legal Matters


Rick Fire 1857

Crime Reports 



Charge of Stealing Ducks 1859 Theft from Shop 1868 Bakers Charged with Selling Underweight Bread 1869 Baker's Roundsman Robbed & Assaulted 1935-1936
Charge of Theft from Cars 1939      



Kellys 1867          Swindon & District 1928




Emigration and Migration

Strays Index


Employment and Business


Miscellaneous Documents


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship


People and Parish Notables


Laban Crook 1862

Census Returns Transcripts

1841 1851 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901 1911

Elections, Polls, and Voters Lists

Poll of Freeholders 1772          Poll Book 1818     

MP Nominations          

MP Nominations 2015

General Items

Longevity in Wiltshire 1907


Thomas Banning 1844          John Lee 1888          Hannah Pyke 1848


Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse

Pewsey Union Supplies Tender Notice 1846



Will of Thomas Somerset Proved 1844


War, Conflict and Military Matters

War Memorials & Military Gallery

Diocese of Salisbury Memorial Book 1914-1918            War Memorial          Why the Poppy



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