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Hartland, Devon: This database cannot be searched using just a partial name - you need to input a whole surname or first name, Try all spelling variations of surnames or take a look at the surname list provided..  For help contact us using the “Contact” button on the left and we will search the original data for you for hard-to-find names. The records, kindly transcribed and donated to the site by Dr Kathy Miller cover: Burials 1558-1890, Baptisms 1558-1894, Marriages 1558-1798 and 1813-1838, Banns 1754-1910
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Clovelly, Devon:This database cannot be searched using just a partial name - you need to input a whole surname or first name, Try all spelling variations of surnames or take a look at the surname list provided.  For help contact us using the “Contact” button on the left and we will search the original data for you for hard-to-find names. The records, kindly transcribed and donated to the site by Dr Kathy Miller cover: Burials 1725-1863, Baptisms 1725-1838, Marriages 1731-1837, Banns 1754-1901

Parkham, Devon
"PARKHAM a parish, in the union of BIDEFORD, hundred of SHEBBEAR, Great Torrington and N. divisions of DEVON, 6 miles (S. W.) from Bideford; contained 995 inhabitants in 1844.
This database cannot be searched using just a partial name - you need to input a whole surname or first name, Try all spelling variations of surnames or take a look at the surname list provided. For help contact us using the “Contact” button on the left and we will search the original data for you for hard-to-find names. The records, kindly transcribed and donated to the site by Dr Kathy Miller cover: Burials (1537-1871), Baptisms (1537-1843) and Marriages (1537-1837), Banns 1754-1818)

Upottery, Devon
"UPOTTERY, or Up-Ottery, is a pleasant village, in the picturesque valley of the river Otter, a few miles from its source, and 5 miles N.E. by N. of Honiton, Its parish contains 991 souls, and 5830A. 3R. 23P. of land, including the Rawridge tithing, and many scattered farms, and extending to the borders of Somersetshire. Here is a cattle fair on October 17th, and an annual ploughing match. Viscount Sidmouth is lord of the manor and owner of a great part of the parish, and resides at the large newManor House, which has been lately erected at great expense. . . . The manor was given by the Conqueror to Ralph de Pomeroy, and was afterwards given to the church of Rouen, from which it passed to Sir Nicholas Cheyney, in the reign of Henry III. It afterwards passed to the Willoughby, Blount, and Popham families, and was purchased of the latter by Dr. Addington, father of the late Viscount Sidmouth. The CHURCH (St. Mary,) is a fine antique structure, with a tower and five bells. . . . The Dean and Chapter of Exeter are patrons of the vicarage, . . . The Rev. George Lowe, M.A. is the vicar, and in 1843'-4, erected a new Vicarage House, in Elizabethan style, at the cost of about 1600. . . ." [From White's Devonshire Directory (1850)]