Braunton, Devon Family History
Braunton with Saunton and Knowle is an Ancient Parish in the county of Devon.
Other places in the parish include: Saunton and Knowle.
Parish registers begin: 1538
Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational, Plymouth Brethren, and Wesleyan Methodist.
Parishes adjacent to Braunton
- West Down
- Heanton Punchardon
Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870
Pippacott, a hamlet in Braunton parish, Devon; 5 miles WNW of Barnstaple.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
- County: Devon
- Civil Registration District: Barnstaple
- Probate Court: Court of the Peculiars of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter
- Diocese: Exeter
- Rural Deanery: Pre-1848 - None, Post-1847 - Shirwell
- Poor Law Union: Barnstaple
- Hundred: Braunton
- Province: Canterbury