Clyffe Pypard is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire.
Alternative names: Cliffe Pypard
Other places in the parish include: Bushton.
Status: Ancient Parish
Parish church: St Peter
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1576
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602
Nonconformists include: Methodist
Parishes adjacent to Clyffe Pypard
- Berwick Bassett
- Wootton Bassett
- Winterbourne Bassett
- Broad Hinton
- Broad Town
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
CLIFFE-PYPARD, a parish in Cricklade district, Wilts; 2 miles WNW of Broad-Hinton, and 3½ S by E of Wootton-Bassett r. station. It includes part of the village of Broad-Town; and its post town is Broad-Hinton, under Swindon. Acres, 3,985. Real property, £7,671. Pop., 910. Houses, 206.The manor, with Cliffe-Pypard House, belongs to H. N. Goddard, Esq. A whirlwind, in September 1856, destroyed several hundred trees on the manor-house grounds. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £450. Patron, H. N. Goddard, Esq. The church is an ancient edifice, with a tower; and contains a brass, with effigies, of 1380. Charities, £40.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Marriages at Clyffe Pypard 1576-1837 – UK Genealogy Archives
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Civil Registration District: Cricklade
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire
Rural Deanery: Avebury
Poor Law Union: Cricklade and Wootton Bassett