Okehampton is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Devon.
Other places in the parish include: Brightley, Cheesacott, Kigbear, Lower Fartherford, Lower Fatherford, Maddaford, Meldon, and Southacott.
Parish registers begin: 1634
Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational, Presbyterian, Society of Friends/Quaker, and Wesleyan Methodist.
Oakhampton, 195 m. S.W. London, and 22 miles W. Exeter. Mrkt. Sat. P. 2194
Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850
Cheesacott, a hamlet in Okehampton parish, Devon; near Okehampton.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].