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Sutton Montis, Somerset

Historical Description

Sutton Montague or Sutton Montis, a parish in Somerset, 1½ mile SE of Sparkford station on the G.W.R., and 5 miles N by W of Sherborne. It has a post office of the name of Sutton Mentis under Bath; money order and telegraph office, Queen Camel. Acreage, 514; population, 118. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells; net value, £200 with residence. The church is partly Norman.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountySomersetshire 
Ecclesiastical parishSutton Montis or Montague Holy Trinity 
Poor Law unionWincanton 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records, in association with Somerset Archives & Local Studies, have images of the Parish Registers for Somerset online.

Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Sutton Montis from the following:


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Somersetshire, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.

DistrictSouth Somerset
RegionSouth West
Postal districtBA22
Post TownYeovil