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County town: Exeter
Other major towns: Plymouth, Torquay
Origins of Name: District of the Dumnonii, Anglo Saxon/ Brittonic
Population 1801: 340,308
Population 1961: 823,751
Acreage: 1,671, 613
Urban Land 1961: 9%
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Thomas Sollis & Annie Tredinnick, North Tawton, Devon  Jun 2010 (175644)
I am trying to find out any details of my great grandfather Thomas Sollis 1870-1958 who was born in North Tawton, Devon & his wife Annie Tredinnick 1877-1968. Annie was born in Cornwall. They are both buried in Morthoe Cemetery. If anyone is related or is researching the same, would love to hear from you.
William Bidgood c.1780  Mar 2008 (134728)
Seeking information on William Bidgood born in the Devon area and convicted at the Devon Assizes, England on the 16th March 1801 and sentenced to transportation to Australia for life. Transported on 23rd September 1802 on the Glatton. Any information on the Bidgood family around 1770 to 1780 appreciated as he is most likely to be born around that time. Thankyou.
Ancestors of William England and Susan Darke  Jan 2008 (130156)
I'm looking for the ancestors of William England 1809-1890 born in Teignmouth Devon and married to Susan Darke 1807-1870 born in Exeter,Devon. They had 5 children: Sarah, Henrietta, Lucy, William James Henry, and Frank Samuel Gilbert England.
devon/somerset  Nov 2006 (95956)
hello do you have any of the following in your family. blackmore, troake, wilmington, ac(k)land, lane, scadding. from churchstanton, hemyock, clayhidon-devon, wellington-somerset. wendy
Hex  Oct 2006 (95312)
Hex have managed to trace my g-g-g grandfather from Bridgwater to Ilsington with connections in Ideford seems to have been born there in ~1797, name of William Hex, a farrier by trade and married to Eliza (b Falmouth, Cornwall) .. though these events may have taken place after he left the parish. Also Thomas Hex of Chudleigh, landlord; wondering if he is also related!
ware and Boon(e) & Austin  Sep 2006 (91071)
Grace WARe b. 1760/70c daug of? married joseph Boone b. 1767 Bishopstaignton they married 16 Dec 1791 Bishopstaignton. Would like to get Grace's parents if poss. joseph and Grace had a daug Maria Boone b. 3 Jan 1798 Bishopstaignton she married George Austin. George was b. 31 Jan 1790 courtney Drewstaington. his parents were Richard Austin and Jane ? again need Georges parents details please.
ELSON/GREEN  Nov 2005 (66592)
Looking for any information on William Elson abt 1828 who married Mary Ann Edlin.1847 Son William Joshua Green Born 12 Oct 1848 to an Emma Emily Mary Green in 1872 Paddington. His Son Robert Henry Elson Born 1877 and Married Henrietta Bearman Their Son Robert Henry Elson who married Elsie Goodwin in Dover in 1927. Any one having any infomation on the above or has this in their tree please contact Colleen
ash family  Sep 2005 (62971)
I am interested in any information on a John Ash born 1810 in Devon he married Elizabeth Taylor and immigrated to Nova Scotia Canada any information would be appreciated thank you cammy
Watsons of Devon  Jul 2005 (59478)
Looking for information about John Thomas Gardiner Creber Watson, born 1833 to John and Elizabeth Watson, nee Gardiner. Whereabouts unknown. Any information would be appreciated. Thanks
Tole  Mar 2005 (52002)
researching families in the Devon locality with the surname Tole/tolle/toll. Have partially completed tree from 1633 - 2005. Would love to hear from anyone with these surnames or anyone researching these names. Thank you

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