History of the Parish of Meare and local villages.

The history of the parish and its surrounding area has been split up into sections.

Select a menu item to read more on specific topics.

The first menu topic is a general overview of the areas history from prehistoric through to modern.

The rest go into a little more depth.


If you are interested in tracing family ties to the parish and general area then the person with an interest in that area would be Gloria McClurg (

We may be able to have more documents relating to family names on the site in due course as the documents become available.