Coffinswell, Devon Family History Guide

Coffinswell is a chapelry of St Marychurch Ancient Parish in Devon.

Other places in the parish include: Daccombe.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1560

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Coffinswell

  • Abbotskerswell
  • Kingskerswell
  • Haccombe
  • Stokeinteignhead
  • Combe in Teignhead
  • St Marychurch

Historical Descriptions


Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Coffinswell, 3 miles S. E. Newton-Abbotts. P. 215

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850


####Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

Daccombe, a hamlet in Coffinswell parish, about a mile from Coffinswell village, in Devon.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A Fullerton & Co. N.d.c. [1870-72].


County: Devon
Civil Registration District: Newton Abbot
Probate Court: Court of the Peculiars of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter
Diocese: Exeter
Rural Deanery: Ipplepen
Poor Law Union: Newton Abbot
Hundred: Haytor
Province: Canterbury


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