Dorset baptisms parish list

Discover if your ancestor was born in the British county of Dorset. Search more than 323,000 records from the Dorset Baptism Registers to find out their name, date of birth and the names of their parents. Findmypast has added a full parish list. The list shows the year ranges for each parish. These ranges are not exclusive and some parishes may have gaps within the range provided.


PlaceFromToPlaceFromTo
Abbotsbury17261837Maiden Newton16401881
Affpuddle17281850Manston17691812
Allington17461836Mapperton18131837
Almer15391837Mappowder16591837
Alton Pancras17311837Margaret Marsh16921812
Arne17311845Marnhull16871837
Ashmore17541837Melbury Abbas17631837
Askerswell17221837Melbury Bubb17581813
Athelhampton16931837Melbury Osmond17161837
Batcombe18001808Melbury Sampford18131978
Beaminster17321918Melcombe Horsey16901837
Beer Hackett17731837Melcombe Regis16951837
Bere Regis15851897Milborne St Andrew15701837
Bettiscombe17461883Milton Abbas16511837
Bincombe16581837Minterne Magna17181837
Bishops Caundle17371837Moor Crichel17771837
Blandford17901838Morden15761837
Blandford Forum17431789Moreton17411837
Blandford St Mary17301837Mosterton16681837
Bloxworth17301837Motcombe16761837
Bothenhampton17081837Nether Cerne16941838
Bourton18131837Nether Compton16291837
Bradford Abbas15721837Netherbury17591837
Bradford Peverell15721837North Poorton17711812
Bradpole16951837North Wootton16621837
Bridport17141837Oborne17231837
Broadmayne16631837Okeford Fitzpaine16791856
Broadwey17331837Osmington16911837
Broadwindsor17511812Overcompton17261837
Broadwinsor18131837Owermoigne17631837
Bryanston15981837Parkstone18331837
Buckhorn Weston17601837Pentridge17111837
Buckland Newton17301837Piddlehinton16571837
Buckland Ripers17951837Piddletrenthide17341837
Burstock16881837Pilsdon17261837
Burton Bradstock17021837Pimperne15591837
Burton Bradstock With Shipton Gorge17401782Poole16531948
Canford17901812Portesham15731837
Canford Magna17201837Portland16311837
Cann17421837Powerstock15681836
Castleton17151837Poxwell16741837
Cattistock15381837Poyntington17151836
Caundle Marsh17051837Preston With Sutton Poyntz17831839
Cerne Abbas17481837Puddletown16501837
Chalbury17161837Pulham17341837
Chaldon Herring17301837Puncknowle17851837
Chardstock18131837Purse Caundle17301837
Charlton Marshall17061837Radipole18031837
Charminster17461837Rampisham17001837
Charmouth16531837Ryme Intrinseca17881841
Chedington18131837Sandford Orcas17301837
Cheselborne17841812Seaborough17001837
Cheselbourne17451837Shaftesbury16721874
Chetnole17121834Shapwick17251837
Chettle17531857Sherborne17121899
Chickerell16991837Shillingstone17191837
Chideock17031837Shipton Gorge18131838
Chilcombe17481887Silton17061812
Child Okeford17441837Sixpenny Handley17311837
Chilfrome17091812South Perrott17131840
Church Knowle17011837Spetisbury17051847
Compton Abbas17241824Stalbridge16901837
Compton Valence16561837Steeple16811812
Coombe Keynes18131837Stinsford17811837
Corfe Castle16561837Stock Gaylard17221812
Corfe Mullen16901837Stockwood15861849
Corscombe17401845Stoke Abbot16911853
Cranborne17181837Stoke Wake16341837
Dewlish17011891Stour Caundle16701837
Dorchester17211840Stour Provost17011837
Dorchester All Saints17331759Stourpaine17021837
Dorchester St. Peter16531723Stratton17001837
Durweston17301840Studland15811837
East Chelborough17871794Sturminster Marshall16951837
East Lulworth16801837Sturminster Newton17181898
East Orchard17851812Sutton Waldron17831837
East Stoke17431837Swanage17801837
East Stour17101837Swyre17931812
Edmondsham17611837Sydling St Nicholas17651875
Evershot17221837Symondsbury17401837
Farnham17071837Tarrant Crawford17761837
Fifehead Magdalen17441837Tarrant Gunville17191837
Fifehead Neville17411812Tarrant Hinton17291837
Fleet16621838Tarrant Keynston18131884
Folke15381837Tarrant Monkton16921837
Fontmell Magna17201837Tarrant Rawston18141837
Fordington17051837Tarrant Rushton16961837
Frampton16271850Thorncombe16911837
Frome St Quintin16611796Thornford16761837
Frome Vauchurch16541812Tincleton16281814
Gent16331633Todber18111837
Gent & Uretha16091612Toller Fratrum16611812
Gillingham17351837Toller Porcorum17581837
Glanville Wootton15491731Tolpuddle17181837
Glanvilles Wootton17321837Trent17331837
Goathill16991810Turners Puddle17451812
Godmanstone17161829Turnerspuddle18131837
Gussage16841837Turnworth17001872
Gussage All Saints16531792Tyneham16941843
Gussage St Michael18131837Upcerne17051837
Halstock16981837Upwey17611872
Hammoon16591812Walditch17391837
Hamoon17141837Wareham15911837
Hampreston16781840Warmwell16411836
Hamworthy18261837West Chelborough16631812
Hanford16691856West Compton15381837
Hawkchurch18131837West Knighton17561837
Haydon17191837West Lulworth17311860
Hazelbury Bryan17221837West Parley17541837
Hermitage17741820West Stafford16831837
Hilton17371838West Stour18131837
Hinton Martell16611837Whitchurch Canonicorum16941837
Hinton Parva16211838Whitcombe17621837
Hinton St Mary17501837Wimborne18131837
Holnest17631813Wimborne Minster17001812
Holwell16531837Wimborne St Giles17321837
Hooke18131837Winfrith Newburgh15041837
Horton16531840Winterborne Abbas17911837
Ibberton17611837Winterborne Anderson17671837
Iwerne Courtney17191837Winterborne Came17821837
Iwerne Minster17421835Winterborne Clenston17581837
Iwerne Steepleton17661850Winterborne Houghton17401837
Kimmeridge16841837Winterborne Kingston17871837
Kingston Magna17681812Winterborne Monkton17841812
Kington Magna16701837Winterborne St Martin17481837
Kinson16021837Winterborne Steepleton15591837
Langton Herring16821837Winterborne Stickland17511837
Langton Long17251838Winterborne Tomson17231837
Langton Matravers17421837Winterborne Whitechurch17421837
Leigh17121834Winterborne Zelston17121837
Lillington17121836Witchampton17471837
Little Bredy17171832Woodsford17751837
Litton Cheney17681837Wool17331853
Loders16361892Wool & Coombe Keynes17001811
Long Bredy17291838Woolland17261812
Long Crichel16631891Wooton Fitzpaine18131837
Longburton17731837Wootton Fitzpaine16781812
Longfleet18331837Worth Matravers17301884
Lydlinch15591894Wraxall17101812
Lyme Regis17261843Wyke Regis17661837
Lytchett Matravers16561837Yetminster16771897
Lytchett Minster16981837