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Colin's Genealogy Pages

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Frank Vowles

B. 1876, Meare, Somerset

D. 1941

My Grandfather

Enlisted for 7 yrs in Somerset Light Infantry 12/11/1894 at age 18yr 10mth
Served in India 1896-1900, South Africa in 1902.
Awarded India Medal in 1897/98.






Somerset Parish Transcripts

This site contains baptism, marriage and burial transcripts for various Somerset parishes.

This project plans to transcribe parish records from a number of parishes in Somerset, centering on Meare. See Latest Additions.

Of course, completeness or accuracy is not guaranteed. We are all only human of course and transcription errors occur.

Parish Register Transcripts are published with the kind permission of the Somerset County Archivist.

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Site Totals

Baptisms - 8744


Marriages - 1330

Burials - 2715


Coming Soon

Glastonbury St Benedict marriages