At the time of Domesday Book, Ansger the cook, Godwine 'Clec', William Corniole, and Ealdhild, held estates at Hilperton. Ealdhild's husband held her land there before the Conquest. No church is mentioned.
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F. Arnold-Forster, Studies in Church Dedications or England’s Patron Saints, London 1899, III, 152.
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N. Pevsner and B. Cherry, Buildings of England: Wiltshire. Harmondsworth 1975, 2nd edition, 171.
Victoria County History of Wiltshire, Volume VII, 86-91, esp. 88-9.