Talaton, Devon Family History

Talaton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Devon.

Places in Talaton parish include: Fairmile

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1621

Nonconformists include: Presbyterian

Parishes adjacent to Talaton

  • Feniton
  • Clyst Hydon
  • Escot
  • Whimple
  • Payhembury

Historical Descriptions


Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Fairmile, a hamlet in Ottery-St. Mary and Tallaton parishes, Devon; 1¾ mile NE by N of Ottery-St. Mary. It has a country hotel, and commands a fine distant view of Dartmoor.

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


  • County: Devon
  • Civil Registration District: Honiton
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter
  • Diocese: Exeter
  • Rural Deanery: Plymtree
  • Poor Law Union: Honiton
  • Hundred: Hayridge
  • Province: Canterbury