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Teigngrace, Devon

Historical Description

Teigngrace, a parish in Devonshire, on the river Teign and the Stover Canal, with a station on the G.W.R., 212 miles from London, and 2½ N by W of Newton Abbot. Post town, Newton Abbot. Acreage, 1496; population, 170. The manor, with Stover House, belongs to the St Maur family. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter; gross value, £200. The church was rebuilt in 1787 and restored in 1872.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyDevon 
Ecclesiastical parishTeigngrace St. Mary 
HundredTeignbridge 
Poor Law unionNewton-Abbott 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Church Records

Findmypast, in association with the South West Heritage Trust, Parochial Church Council, and Devon Family History Society have the Baptisms, Banns, Marriages, and Burials online for Teigngrace


Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Teigngrace from the following:


Maps

Online maps of Teigngrace are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers covering Devon online:


Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of the County of Devon in the year 1564, with additions from the earlier visitation of 1531, is online.

The Visitations of the County of Devon, comprising the Heralds' Visitations of 1531, 1564, & 1620, with additions by Lieutant-Colonel J.L. Vivian, published for the author by Henry S. Eland, Exeter 1895 is online.

DistrictTeignbridge
CountyDevon
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtTQ12
Post TownNewton Abbot