Ipplepen, Devon Family History

Ipplepen is an Ancient Parish in the county of Devon.

Other places in the parish include: Dainton, Daignton, Coombe Fishacre, and Castleford.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1558

Nonconformists include: Baptist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Ipplepen

  • Torbryan
  • Abbotskerswell
  • Littlehempston
  • Kingskerswell
  • Wolborough
  • Staverton
  • Denbury
  • Berry Pomeroy
  • Broadhempston
  • Marldon

Historical Descriptions


Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Ipplepen, 3 miles S. Newton-Abbots. P. 1172

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


Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Daignton, a hamlet in Ipplepen parish, Devon.

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


  • County: Devon
  • Civil Registration District: Newton Abbot
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes
  • Diocese: Exeter
  • Rural Deanery: Ipplepen
  • Poor Law Union: Newton Abbot
  • Hundred: Haytor
  • Province: Canterbury