Records

The records for Buckland Brewer that we have access to include:-

Domesday Book entry 1086

Tithe Return C13th

Lay Subsidy for 1581

Registers of baptism, marriage and burial for the Anglican Church of St Mary and St Benedict

Church Rate List 1603

Various leases

A list of wills of residents of Buckland Brewer. This list is not complete.

An index to the Protestation Oath Roll of 1641/2 by the Devon Heritage website

Lists of Freeholders 1711-1799 Compiled by Friends of Devon Archives

Additional Freeholders’ Lists 1713-1780 – From Genuki Devon – scroll down for Buckland Brewer

Oath of Allegiance Rolls 1723 Compiled by Friends of Devon Archives

Episcopal Visitations of 1744 and 1779

Benjamin Donne’s 1765 map of Devon

Rental List 1770

Land Tax Returns for 1781, 1795, 1806, 1816, 1823 and 1832 – other years to follow

Apprentice Tax Records

Churchwardens’ Accounts 1832-1833

The Tithe Map and Apportionment 1841

Digital images of the original Tithe Apportionment, a copy of the map and a transcription of part of the Apportionment can be found here

Index to the Tithe Apportionments 1841 Compiled by Friends of Devon Archives

Census Returns 1841-1911

A large collection of newspaper items concerning Buckland Brewer

The National Gazetteer 1868 Transcribed for Genuki Devon

Morris and Co.’s Commercial Directory and Gazetteer 1870 Transcribed for Genuki Devon

Various Maps

Photographs of places, people and events

School Admissions’ Registers for the village school 1877-1911 and 1946-1996

School Attendance Registers for the village school 1939-1955

School Admissions’ Registers for Thornhillhead School 1904-1946

Valuation Office Records 1910

Some entries from the 1939 Register

National Farm Survey 1941 for all farms and smallholdings together with the accompanying maps

Please contact us at bucklandbrewerhistorygroup@hotmail.co.uk for further information

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