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Devon 

Published in 1828, Pigot's Directory begins: "..."

 

Family History, Genealogy and Local History Research Information for Devon

Location
Directories
Resources
Population
Districts
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Parishes, Towns and Places

 

Location  
Population of Devon 
1801 343,001

1811 383,852
1821 439,040
1831 494,478
1841 533,460
1851 567,098
1861 584,373
1871 606,102
1881 603,595
1891 631,808
1901 662,196
1911 699,703
1921 709,614
1931 732,968
1951 797,738
1961 823,751
1971 898,404
1981 930,112
1991 1,009,950

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Size of Devon in acres

(boundary changes)

1831 1,636,450
1841 1,636,450
1851 1,657,180
1861 1,657,180
1871 1,643,343
1881 1,655,208
1891 1,667,097
1901 1,671,168
1911 1,671,364
1921 1,671,364
1931 1,671,364
1951 1,671,388
1961 1,671,613
1971 1,658,239
1981 1,658,259
1991 1,657,945

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Directories covering Devon   

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Resources for family history research in Devon   

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Transcriptions

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Inland Revenue Board of Stamps Apprenticeship Records
1710 - 1719  
1720 - 1729  
1730 - 1739 Order a search of Apprentice records
1740 - 1749 for an ancestor's name
1750 - 1759  
1760 - 1774  
1710 - 1774 Whole period  
 
Census Returns      
1841   Order a census search Order a transcription of family household where reference given

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Devon Resources      
1873 Landowners Order a transcription of entries for an ancestor's name  

 

     
 
Devon Directories      
1791 Universal Order a transcription of entries for an ancestor's name Order a transcription of a village Order a transcription of a town
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
 
Baptisms, Marriages and Burials Transcription of entries for an ancestor's name

Transcription of a village

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Village Profile

 

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Parishes, Towns and Places
Is it in Devon

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A
Abbots Bickington
Abbotscarswell
Abbotsham
Abbotskerswell
Affeton
Aishraffe
Alfington
Alphington
Alscott
Alverdiscott
Alwington
Anstey Cruwys
Appledore
Arlington
Ashburton
Ashbury
Ashcombe
Ashford By Barnstaple
Ashill Chapel
Ashprington
Ashreigney
Ashton
Ashwater
Atherington
Aveton Gifford
Avonwick
Awliscombe
Awton Giffard
Axminster
Axmouth
Aylesbeare

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B
Babbacombe
Bampton
Barnstaple
Barum
Beaford
Beaworthy
Bedford Chapel
Bedford Precinct
Beer By Seaton
Belstone
Bere Alston
Bere Ferrers
Berry Pomeroy
Berry-in-Erber
Berrynarbor
Bickington
Bickleigh (near Plymouth)
Bickleigh (near Tiverton)
Bicton
Bideford
Bigbury
Bishops Clyst
Bishops Morchard
Bishops Nympton
Bishops Tawton
Bishops Teignton
Bittadon
Bixton
Black Torrington
Blackawton
Blackborough
Blackdown Hills
Bondleigh
Boneleigh
Bovey Tracey
Bow
Boyton
Bradfield Chapel
Bradford
Bradninch
Bradstone
Bradworthy
Brampford Speke
Branscombe
Bratton Clovelly
Bratton Fleming
Braunton
Brayford
Brendon
Brentor
Bridestowe
Bridford
Bridgerule
Bridgetown
Brixham
Brixton
Broad Clyst
Broad Nymet
Broadclyst
Broadhembury
Broadhempston
Broadwoodkelly
Broadwoodwidger
Brookland
Brushford
Buckerell
Buckfastleigh
Buckland Brewer
Buckland Filleigh
Buckland in the Moor
Buckland Monachorum
Buckland Tout Saints
Bucks Mills
Budleigh Salterton
Bulkworthy
Bundley
Bunley
Burlescombe
Burrington
Butterleigh

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C
Cadbury
Cadeleigh
Calverleigh
Calwoodleigh
Chagford
Challacombe
Chardstock
Charles
Charleton
Chawleigh
Cheldon
Chelston
Cheping Magna
Cheping Tawton
Cheriton Bishop
Cheriton Fitzpaine
Chief Loman
Chillington
Chittlehamholt
Chittlehampton
Chivelstone
Christow
Chudleigh
Chudleigh Knighton
Chulmleigh
Church Taunton
Churchstanton
Churchstow
Churston Ferrers
Clannaborough
Clare
Clawton
Clayhanger
Clayhidon
Clifton
Clovelly
Clyst Fomison
Clyst Honiton
Clyst Hydon
Clyst Saint Gabriel
Clyst Saint George
Clyst Saint Lawrence
Clyst Saint Mary
Clyst Saint Michael
Clyst Wick
Cockington
Coffinswell
Cofton
Colaton Raleigh
Coldridge
Colebrook
Colebrooke
Coleridge
Collaton Saint Mary
Collompton
Columb John
Colyford
Colyton
Combe Martin
Combe Pafford
Combe Raleigh
Combe Saint Nicholas
Combeinteignhead
Combpyne
Compton
Compton Gifford
Cookbury
Coplestone
Cornwood
Cornworthy
Coryton
Cotleigh
Countess Wear
Countisbury
Cowick
Cowley
Creacombe
Crediton
Crockernwell
Crownhill
Croyde
Cruwys Morchard
Cullompton
Culm Davey
Culmstock

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D
Dalwood
Dartington
Dartmoor
Dartmoor Forest
Dartmouth
Dawlish
Dean Prior
Denbury
Dene
Devonport
Diptford
Dittisham
Dock
Dodbrooke
Doddiscombsleigh
Dolton
Dotton
Dowland
Down Saint Mary
Down Saint Pancras
Drewsteignton
Dunchideock
Dunkeswell
Dunkeswell Abbey
Dunsford
Dunterton

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E
East Allington
East Anstey
East Bridgerule
East Buckland
East Budleigh
East Down
East Ogwell
East Portlemouth
East Putford
East Stonehouse
East Teignmouth
East Worlington
East-the-Water
Edginswell
Efford
Egg Buckland
Eggesford
Ermington
Escot
Exbourne
Exeter
Exminster
Exmoor
Exmouth
Exwick

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F
Farringdon
Farway
Fen Ottery
Feniton
Filleigh By South Molton
Ford
Fremington
Frithelstock
Frogmore

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G
Galmpton
George Nympton
Georgeham
Germansweek
Gidleigh
Gittisham
Goodleigh
Great Torrington
Gulworthy
Gunn

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H
Haccombe
Halberton
Hallsands
Halwell By Holsworthy
Halwill
Ham Saint George
Harberton
Harbertonford
Hardness
Harford
Harpford
Harracott
Hartland
Hatherleigh
Hawkchurch
Heanton
Heanton Punchardon
Heavitree
Hempston Arundell
Hempston Cantelo
Hempston Magna
Hempston Parva
Hemyock
Hennock
High Bickington
High Bray
Highampton
Highleigh
Highley Saint Mary
Hightleigh
Highweek
Hittisleigh
Hockworthy
Holbeton
Holcombe Burnell
Holcombe Rogus
Hollacombe
Holne
Holsworthy
Honeychurch
Honicknowle
Honiton
Honiton Clyst
Honiton on Otter
Hooe
Horrabridge
Horwood
Huish By Hatherleigh
Huish by Merton
Hulham
Huntsham
Huntshaw
Hurberton
Huxham

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I
Iddesleigh
Ide
Ideford
Ilfordcombe
Ilfracombe
Ilsington
Instow
Inwardleigh
Ipplepen
Ivybridge

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J
Jacobstowe

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K
Kelly
Kenn
Kennerleigh
Kentisbeare
Kentisbury
Kenton
Kerswell By Honiton
Kerswell Regis
Kilmington
Kings Nympton
Kings Tamerton
Kingsbridge
Kingscarswell
Kingskerswell
Kingsteignton
Kingston Near Ivybridge
Kingswear
Kirton
Knackers Knowle
Knowle
Knowstone

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L
Lamerton
Landcross
Landkey
Landscove
Langtree
Lapford
Lee
Leusdon
Lew Trenchard
Lifton
Little Bickington
Little Hempston
Little Torrington
Littleham (near Bideford)
Littleham (near Exmouth)
Littlehempston
Loddiswell
Loxbeare
Loxhore
Luffincott
Lundy
Luppitt
Lustleigh
Luton
Lydford
Lympstone
Lynmouth
Lynton

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M
Maker
Malborough
Mamhead
Manaton
Mariansleigh
Marldon
Marley
Martinhoe
Martinstow
Marwood
Mary Tavy
Marystowe
Marytavy
Meavy
Meeth
Membury
Merton
Meshaw
Millbrook
Milton Abbot
Milton Damerell
Modbury
Molland
Monkleigh
Monkokehampton
Monkton
Morchard Bishop
Morchard Cruwys
Morchard Episcopi
Morebath
Moreleigh
Moreton
Moretonhampstead
Morice Town
Mortehoe
Musbury
Muxbeare

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N
Netherexe
Netherhayne
Newport
Newton Abbot
Newton Bushel
Newton Ferrers
Newton Poppleford
Newton Saint Cyres
Newton Saint Petrock
Newton Tracey
North Allington
North Bovey
North Brentor
North Huish
North Lew
North Molton
North Petherwin
North Tamerton
North Tawton
Northam
Northleigh By Honiton
Norton
Noss Mayo
Nymet Episcopi
Nymet Regis
Nymet Rowland
Nymet Saint George
Nymet Tracey

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O
Oakford
Offwell
Okeford
Okehampton
Oldridge
Otter Valley
Otterton
Ottery Saint Mary
Overhey

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P
Padstow
Paignton
Pancrasweek
Parkham
Parracombe
Payhembury
Pennels
Pennycross
Peter Tavy
Peters Marland
Petherickstow
Petrockstowe
Petton
Pilton
Pinhoe
Pitt
Plymouth
Plymouth Dock
Plympton
Plympton Earl
Plympton Erle
Plympton Saint Mary
Plympton Saint Maurice
Plymstock
Plymtree
Poltimore
Portlemouth
Posbury
Poughill
Powderham
Prawle
Princetown
Puddington
Putford
Pyworthy

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Q
Queens Nymet
Queens Nympton

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R
Rackenford
Raddon
Rattery
Revelstoke
Rewe By Exeter
Riddlecombe
Ridgeway
Ringmore By Kingsbridge
Rings Ash
Roborough
Rockbeare
Romansleigh
Rose Ash
Rousdon

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S
Saint Aubyn
Saint Budeaux
Saint Catherine
Saint Clement (Dartmouth)
Saint Giles in the Wood
Saint Giles on the Heath
Saint Mary Major
Saint Mary Tavy
Saint Marychurch
Salcombe
Salcombe Regis
Saltash Passage
Sampford Courtenay
Sampford Peverell
Sampford Saint Swithun
Sampford Spiney
Sandford
Satterleigh
Scoriton
Seaton
Shaldon
Shaugh Prior
Shebbear
Sheepstor
Sheepwash
Sheldon
Sherford
Sherwell
Shillingford Abbot
Shillingford Saint George
Shiphay
Shirwell
Shittstor
Shobrooke
Shute
Sidbury
Sidford
Sidmouth
Silverton
Slapton
Sombridge
Sourton
South Allington
South Bovey
South Brent
South Hams
South Huish
South Milton
South Molton
South Pool
South Tawton
South Zeal
Southleigh
Southtown
Sowton
Sparkwell
Spreyton
Starcross
Staverton
Stibb Cross
Sticklepath
Stockland
Stockleigh English
Stockleigh Pomeroy
Stoke Canon
Stoke Damerel
Stoke Fleming
Stoke Gabriel
Stoke Rivers
StokeinTeignhead
Stokenham
Stonehouse
Stoodleigh
Stow
Stowford
Strete Chapel
Sutcombe
Swimbridge
Sydenham Damerel

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T
Taddiport
Talaton
Tamar Valley
Tamerton Foliot
Tavistock
Tavy Saint Mary
Tavy Saint Peter
Tawstock
Tawton Episcopi
Tedburn Saint Mary
Teigngrace
Teignmouth
Teignton Bishop
Teignton Drew
Teignton Episcopi
Teignton Regis
Teignweek
Templeton
Tetcott
Thelbridge
Thornbury
Thorncombe
Thorverton
Throwleigh
Thrushelton
Thurlestone
Tidcombe
Tipton Saint John
Tiverton
Topsham
Torbay
Torbryan
Torcross
Tormoham
Torquay
Torrington Magna
Torrington Parva
Torrington Saint Giles
Totnes
Totton
Townstall
Trentishoe
Trusham
Turnchapel
Twitchen

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U
Uffculme
Ugborough
Up Exe
Uplowman
Uplyme
Upottery
Upton Hellions
Upton Pyne

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V
Venn Ottery
Venny Tedburn
Virginstow

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W
Walkhampton
Wambrook
Warbrightsleigh
Warkleigh
Washfield
Washford Pyne
Watcombe
Wear Gifford
Week Saint Germans
Week Saint Pancras
Welcombe
Wembury
Wembworthy
Werrington
West Alvington
West Anstey
West Buckland
West Down
West Ogwell
West Portlemouth
West Putford
West Stonehouse
West Teignmouth
West Worlington
Western Peverell
Westhill
Westleigh By Bideford
Westleigh By Tiverton
Westward Ho!
Whimple
Whipton
Whitchurch
Whitestone
Whitford
Widecombe in the Moor
Widworthy
Willand
Winkleigh
Witheridge
Withycombe Raleigh
Wolborough
Wonford
Woodbury
Woodbury Salterton
Woodland
Woodleigh
Woolfardisworthy
Woolsery
Wreyland

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Y
Yarcombe
Yarnscombe
Yealmpton
Yelverton
Yenstow

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Z
Zeal Monachorum

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