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Wiltshire, or Wilts, is an inland county in the southern part of [[England|England]].  
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'''Welcome to the Wiltshire page'''
  
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'''''Unique genealogical features:'''''&nbsp;[[Image:{{Stonehenge}}]]  
  
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*[http://www.nimrodresearch.co.uk/ Wiltshire Nimrod Index] - gigantic index to Wiltshire baptisms, marriages, burials, wills, and varied documents. Searchable for a small fee.
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*[http://history.wiltshire.gov.uk/heritage/index.php Wiltshire Wills 1540-1858] - complete index and growing number of images<br>  
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*[http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?_ga=1.15400819.439752968.1397327276?tab=1 Wiltshire Baptism Index 1538-1837] at Find&nbsp;My Past
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*Wiltshire Apprenticeship Index at Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
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*[http://www.uk-genealogy.org.uk/england/Wiltshire/visitations/index.html Visitation of Wiltshire 1623] is online
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*15 volumes of the [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/catalogue.aspx?type=1&gid=36 Victoria County History of Wiltshire] are online
  
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*[http://www.wiltshirefhs.co.uk/WFHSPublicationsSpring2012.pdf ''Parish Register Transcriptions and Other Society Publications''] (2012) by Wiltshire Family History Society
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*[http://www.sog.org.uk/prc/wiltshire.shtml Wiltshire Resources at the Society of Genealogists Library], London
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=== Wiltshire Parishes ===
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For more specific information about the parishes see [http://www.wiltshire-opc.org.uk/ Wiltshire Online Parish Clerks].
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*[http://www.wshc.eu/ Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre]
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*[[Society of Genealogists Library|Society of Genealogists Library]]
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*Wiltshire Resources and help pages on [http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?board=40.0 RootsChat Wiltshire Resources and help pages. (Free)].
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/wiltshireenglandgenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Wiltshire]
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[http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/community/ Wiltshire Community History]
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To view a further list of web sites and/or web pages for Wiltshire and many of its parishes, visit [http://fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/England/wiltshire.htm FHLFavorites.info]. {{Geographic Location
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|Centre    = Wiltshire
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Revision as of 20:46, 23 April 2014

England Gotoarrow.png Wiltshire, England Genealogy


Welcome to the Wiltshire page

Unique genealogical features: 
Stonehenge
Wiltshire (abbreviated Wilts) is an inland county in the South West of England.
Flag of Wiltshire
Location of Wiltshire in England

Featured Content


Wiltshire Parishes

For more specific information about the parishes see Wiltshire Online Parish Clerks.

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.