Great Cheverell & Erlestoke
Erlestoke: Church of St.Saviour,
St.Peters church, Great
Other nearby parishes include Market Lavington, West Lavington, Worton & Marston, East Coulston, Potterne.
My genealogy in Great (& Little) Cheverell, & Erlestoke, in Wiltshire, England
My ancestors surnames from these parishes include:
In 1841 William CROSS & Fanny were living at The Green, Great Cheverell with 4 children, including
Rosetta, married Henry Humphries in 1852, eventually emigrating to Australia.
Anne Jane, married James SIMS in 1856, had 3 children at East Coulston
Harriet, married Edwin Buxcey in 1861, moved to Berkshire
Susannah, married John Thomas in 1871, had 2 children in Wales, then emigrated to New Zealand
sources include: copies of original parish register entries, inspection
of LDS films of parish registers and Bishops transcripts, transcripts
by the Wiltshire Family History Society, the Perrett Society, IGI,
Nimrod Index, GRO BDM online, and correspondence with relatives.
Great Cheverell Bishops transcripts commence 1622, the IGI has marriages only in batch M152411, Erlestoke Bishops transcripts commence 1578, the IGI has a few baptisms in batch C152742
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