Devon

In 1310 Elizabeth Plantagenet was born to Geoffrey Cornwall 1st Baron Burford and Margaret Mortimer-Woodham Baroness Burford at Devon

Around 1554 Walter Raleigh was born at Devon

Alwington

Portledge Manor

Around 1495 William Coffin Master was born to Richard Coffin at Portledge Manor

Ashburton

Ashprington

Painsford

Awliscombe

In 1154 Roger Giffard was born to Gervaise Giffard at Awliscombe

Axminster

Newenham

After 20 Jan 1258 Reynold Mohun was buried at Newenham

Barnstaple

Bratton Fleming

On 26 Oct 1408 John Blount and Alice Bere were married at Bratton Fleming.

Pilton

Church of St Mary the Virgin

After 24 Apr 1627 Robert Chichester was buried in Church of St Mary the Virgin.

Bere Ferrers

On 10 Nov 1521 Robert Willoughby 2nd Baron Willoughby Broke died at Bere Ferrers

St Andrew's Church

After 10 Nov 1521 Robert Willoughby 2nd Baron Willoughby Broke was buried at St Andrew's Church

Berry Pomeroy

On 03 Jun 1638 Francis Courtenay 4th Earl Devon died at Berry Pomeroy

In 1695 Anne Portman Baronetess Seymour died in Berry Pomeroy

In 1702 Jane Seymour was born to Edward Seymour 5th Baronet Seymour and Laetitia Popham Baronetess Seymour at Berry Pomeroy.

Berry Pomeroy Castle

Around 1563 Edward Seymour 1st Baronet Seymour was born to Edward Seymour and Margaret Walshe at Berry Pomeroy Castle

In 1633 Edward Seymour 4th Baronet Seymour was born to Edward Seymour 3rd Baronet Seymour and Anne Portman Baronetess Seymour at Berry Pomeroy Castle

Bideford

On 09 Jun 1421 John Arundell was born to John Arundell and Margaret Burghesh at Bideford

Hartland Quay

On 22 Sep 1387 Eleanor Montagu died at Hartland Quay

Bishopsteignton

On 22 Jul 1280 Walter Branscombe Bishop Exeter died at Bishopsteignton

Bodmin

Bodmin Priory

Lanhydrock

Before 06 Jan 1650 Francis Robartes was born to John Robartes 1st Earl Radnor and Letitia Isabella Smith Countess Radnor at Lanhydrock

Lanhydrock House

In 1620 John Robartes 1st Earl Radnor bought at Lanhydrock House

Branscombe

Edge

Braunton

Heanton Punchardon

Heanton Court

Bridestowe

Broadclyst

Killerton

Buckland Filleigh

Buckland St Mary

St Mary the Virgin Church

After 1839St Mary the Virgin Church. Monument to Madelina Lance -1839. A unusual tomb, known by some as a Zombie Tomb, showing Madelina emerging from her tomb with her child. Designed and sculpted by James Forsyth.

Before 1910St Mary the Virgin Church. A magnificient Reredos sculpted in alabaster by James Forsyth.

Budleigh Salterton

East Budleigh

Hayes Barton

Around 1564 Walter Raleigh spent his childhood at Hayes Barton

Chagford

On 09 Feb 1643 Sidney Godolphin was shot and killed during a skirmish at Chagford.

Chudleigh

In 1390 Philip Vache and Elizabeth Clifford were married at Chudleigh

After 29 May 1552 Peter Courtenay was buried at Chudleigh

In 1632 Thomas Carew 1st Baronet Carew was born to Thomas Carew in Chudleigh

In 1654 Henry Carew 2nd Baronet Carew was born to Thomas Carew 1st Baronet Carew in Chudleigh

Around 1704 Henry Carew was born to Thomas Carew in Chudleigh

George Carew was born to Thomas Carew in Chudleigh

William Carew was born to Thomas Carew in Chudleigh

Anne Carew was born to Thomas Carew in Chudleigh

Henry Carew was born to Thomas Carew in Chudleigh

Dorothy Carew was born to Thomas Carew 1st Baronet Carew in Chudleigh

Ugbrooke House

On 01 Jun 1572 Thomas Clifford was born to Anthony Clifford at Ugbrooke House

On 01 Aug 1630 Thomas Clifford 1st Baron Clifford Chudleigh was born to Hugh Clifford at Ugbrooke House

On 01 Sep 1634 Thomas Clifford died at Ugbrooke House

On 26 Mar 1732 Hugh Clifford 3rd Baron Clifford Chudleigh died at Ugbrooke House

Clovelly

Around 1154 Gervaise Giffard died at Clovelly

Around 1460 Jane Carew was born to Nicholas Carew and Margery Dinham at Clovelly

Around 1466 Edmund Carew was born to Nicholas Carew and Margery Dinham at Clovelly

Cockingham

Around 1540 Edward Carey was born to John Carey and Joyce Denny at Cockingham

Colyton

St Andrew's Church

In Jan 1649 William Pole was buried in St Andrew's Church

After 16 Apr 1658 John Pole was buried in St Andrew's Church

Colyton Raleigh Parish

Colyton Raleigh

Croyde

Around 1550 Edward Hext was born to George Hext and Mary Parker at Croyde

Cullicombe

On 28 Feb 1292 Hugh Courtenay Baron Okehampton died at Cullicombe

Cullompton

Plymtree

Dartington

On 18 Mar 1395 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter was born to John Holland 1st Duke Exeter and Elizabeth Lancaster Duchess Exeter at Dartington

Dawlish

On 29 Jun 1798 Laura Keppel Baroness Southampton died in Dawlish.

Eggesford

All Saints Church

After 05 Nov 1648 Mary Digby Countess Donegal was buried at All Saints Church

Exeter

Around 1125 Baldwin Avigo Archbishop Canterbury was born to Hugh Avigo Archdeacon Totnes in Exeter

On 11 Jun 1345 Agnes St John Countess Devon died at Exeter

On 02 May 1377 Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon died at Exeter

In 1547 Nicholas Hilliard was born in Exeter.

Around 1669 Peter 1st Baron King was born in Exeter

In 1706 John 2nd Baron King was born to Peter 1st Baron King in Exeter

In 1709 Peter 3rd Baron King was born to Peter 1st Baron King in Exeter

In 1711 William 4th Baron King was born to Peter 1st Baron King in Exeter

In 1712 Thomas 5th Baron King was born to Peter 1st Baron King in Exeter

On Mar 1791 St John St John died at Exeter

Bedford House

On 16 Jun 1644 Henrietta Fitzjames Duchess Orléans was born to Charles I King England and Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England at Bedford House.

Exeter Castle

Buckingham's Rebellion

In Oct 1483 Buckingham's Rebellion was an attempt to replace Richard III King England with Henry VII King England and Ireland.Richard Haute took part.He escaped execution, and was subsequently pardoned.
Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers was attainted.
On 02 Nov 1483 Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham was beheaded in Marketplace for his part in the rebellion.
On 08 Nov 1483 Thomas St Leger was executed at Exeter Castle.
Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Eleanor Bohun Countess Ormonde escaped to Henry VII in Brittany. Walter Hungerford, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney and Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon took part.!The rebellion was suppressed by Richard Guildford and Robert Willoughby 1st Baron Willoughby Broke.
On 04 Dec 1483 George Browne was beheaded at Tower Hill.

On Jul 1649 William Legge was imprisoned on a charge of high treason, for two years or more at Exeter Castle

Exeter Cathedral

On 23 Feb 1258 Walter Branscombe Bishop Exeter was enthroned at Exeter Cathedral

After 22 Jul 1280 Walter Branscombe Bishop Exeter was buried in Exeter Cathedral

After 11 Aug 1300 Isabel Vere Baroness Okehampton was buried at Exeter Cathedral

After 16 Jul 1369 John Grandison Bishop Exeter was buried at Exeter Cathedral

On 18 Feb 1383 John Dinham killed John Broun (his father's murderer) at Exeter Cathedral

After 1391. Memorial to Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon and Margaret Bohun Countess Devon in Exeter Cathedral.

After 03 Sep 1419 Edmund Stafford Bishop Exeter was buried at Exeter Cathedral

Baptism of Henrietta Maria

On 21 Jul 1644 Henrietta Fitzjames Duchess Orléans was baptised at Exeter Cathedral during the Baptism of Henrietta Maria.

On 21 Jul 1644 John Berkeley 1st Baron Berkeley attended at Exeter Cathedral during the Baptism of Henrietta Maria

Courtenay Chantry Chapel

After 15 Oct 1361 William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton was buried at Courtenay Chantry Chapel

On 02 May 1377 Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon was buried at Courtenay Chantry Chapel

After 02 Feb 1405 Peter Courtenay was buried at Courtenay Chantry Chapel

Around 1458 Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon was buried at Courtenay Chantry Chapel

Monument to Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon and Margaret Bohun Countess Devon in the Courtenay Chantry Chapel.Note the de Bohun Swans on which her feet rest.

Exeter Guildhall

Council Chamber

Larkbeare House

On 18 Apr 1740 Francis Baring 1st Baronet Baring was born to John Baring at Larkbeare House

Madworthy

South Street

On 09 Jul 1644 Thomas Monck killed through some mistake over the password at South Street

Fitzford

Great Torrington

After 09 Jul 1644 Thomas Monck was buried at Great Torrington

Merton

Potheridge

On 06 Dec 1608 George Monck 1st Duke Albermarle was born to Thomas Monck and Elizabeth Smith at Potheridge

Around 1610 Nicholas Monck Bishop Hereford was born to Thomas Monck and Elizabeth Smith at Potheridge

Torrington

Haccombe

On 14 Aug 1411 Joan Courtenay was born to Hugh Courtenay at Haccombe

In 1501 Joan Courtenay died at Haccombe

In Sep 1673 Thomas Carew 1st Baronet Carew died in Haccombe

Hartland

Around 1382 Muriel Dinham Baroness Hastings was born to John Dinham and Eleanor Montagu at Hartland

Around 1412 Muriel Dinham Baroness Hastings died at Hartland

Hawkchurch

Around 1508 Richard Mohun was born to John Mohun at Hawkchurch

Holbeton

In 1859 Beatrix Bulteel was born to John Bulteel at Holbeton

Holcombe Regis

Honiton

Escot

On 10 Aug 1755 William Yonge 4th Baronet Yonge died at Escot

Houghton

Before 21 Oct 1674 Coplestone Bamfylde 2nd Baronet Coplestone and Margaret Bulkeley Baronetess Coplestone were married at Houghton. Margaret Bulkeley Baronetess Coplestone by marriage Baronet Coplestone.

On 21 Oct 1674 Coplestone Bamfylde 2nd Baronet Coplestone and Jane Pole Baronetess Coplestone were married at Houghton. Jane Pole Baronetess Coplestone by marriage Baronet Coplestone.

Ivybridge

In 1381 John Mohun was born to Thomas Mohun at Ivybridge

In 1400 John Mohun died at Ivybridge

Kingswear

After 22 Sep 1387 Eleanor Montagu was buried at Kingswear

Kings Nymton

Around 1215 William Zouche was born to Roger Zouche and Margaret Bisset at Kings Nymton

In 1255 Joyce Zouche was born to William Zouche and Maud Trailly at Kings Nymton

Around 1313 Geoffrey Plantagenet was born to Geoffrey Cornwall 1st Baron Burford and Margaret Mortimer-Woodham Baroness Burford at Kings Nymton

Langley

Around 1434 Humphrey Poyntz was born to Nicholas Poyntz and Elizabeth Mill at Langley

Low Leyton

On 26 Oct 1601 George Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley was baptised at Low Leyton

Lustock

Around 1344 Joan Lustock was born to William Lustock at Lustock

On 31 Jan 1396 Joan Lustock died at Lustock

Membland

Modbury

Around 1317 William Aumale was born in Modbury.

Before 1513 Joan Champernowne was born to Philip Champernowne at Modbury

In 1525 Anthony Denny and Joan Champernowne were married at Modbury

Mohun Ottery

Around 09 Oct 1342 Leonard Carew was born to John Carew and Margaret Mohun in Mohun Ottery

In 1346 John Carew was born to John Carew and Margaret Mohun in Mohun Ottery

Around Oct 1361 Thomas "Baron Hydon" Carew was born to Leonard Carew and Elizabeth Fitzalan in Mohun Ottery

Around 1425 Thomas Carew was born to Nicholas Carew and Joan Courtenay at Mohun Ottery

In 1433 Nicholas Carew was born to Nicholas Carew and Joan Courtenay at Mohun Ottery

Around 1445 Nicholas Carew was born to Nicholas Carew at Mohun Ottery

Around 1455 Alice Carew was born to Nicholas Carew at Mohun Ottery

Elizabeth Carew was born to John Carew and Margaret Mohun in Mohun Ottery

Nicholas Carew was born to John Carew and Margaret Mohun in Mohun Ottery

Molesford

In 1409 Nicholas Carew was born at Molesford to Thomas "Baron Hydon" Carew and John Bonville

On 03 May 1447 Nicholas Carew died at Molesford

Newport

Around 1533 James Blount 6th Baron Mountjoy was born to Charles Blount 5th Baron Mountjoy and Anne Willoughby Baroness Mountjoy at Newport

North Huish

Norreys

Around 1394 John Fortescue was born to John Fortescue in Norreys

North Molton

In 1190 Alain Zouche died at North Molton

Around 1213 Alice Zouche was born to Roger Zouche and Margaret Bisset at North Molton

On 09 Oct 1267 Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby was born to Roger Zouche and Ela Longespée at North Molton

Nutwell

In 1433 John Dinham 1st Baron Dinham was born to John Dinham and Joan Arches at Nutwell

On 25 Jan 1458 John Dinham died in Nutwell

Okehampton

On 25 Mar 1251 Hugh Courtenay Baron Okehampton was born to John Courtenay Baron Okehampton and Isabel Vere Baroness Okehampton at Okehampton

Around 1283 Isabel Courtenay Baroness St John Basing was born to Hugh Courtenay Baron Okehampton and Eleanor Despencer Baroness Okehampton at Okehampton

On 11 Aug 1300 Isabel Vere Baroness Okehampton died at Okehampton

In 1435 John Courtenay 15th Earl Devon was born to Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon and Margaret Beaufort Countess Devon at Okehampton

All Saints Church

After 09 Feb 1643 Sidney Godolphin was buried at All Saints Church

Hook

On 10 Oct 1582 James Blount 6th Baron Mountjoy died in Hook

Okehampton Castle

Around 1164 Egelina Courtenay was born to Renaud Courtenay Baron Okehampton and Hawise Courcy at Okehampton Castle

Around 1170 Robert Courtenay Baron Okehampton was born to Renaud Courtenay Baron Okehampton and Hawise Courcy at Okehampton Castle

Otterton

In 1478 William Pole was born to John Pole at Otterton

Petrockstowe

Heanton Satchville

Pickwell

Poltimore

On 14 Oct 1727 Coplestone Warwick Bamfylde 3rd Baronet Coplestone was buried at Poltimore

Powderham

In 1509 George Courtenay was born to William "Great" Courtenay and Margaret Edgecumbe at Powderham

On 31 May 1762 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon was buried at Powderham

On 12 Jun 1835 William "Kitty" Courtenay 9th Earl Devon was buried at Powderham

On 27 May 1898 Henry Reginald Courtenay died in Powderham

On 21 Dec 1948 Amy Courtenay died in Powderham

Powderham Castle

In 1391 Philip Courtenay granted at Powderham Castle

In 1480 Joan Courtenay was born to William Courtenay and Cecily Cheney in Powderham Castle

On 18 Nov 1888 William Courtenay 11th Earl Devon died at Powderham Castle

Powderham Church

After 23 Jun 1630 William Courtenay 3rd Earl Devon was buried at Powderham Church

Plymouth

On 24 Jun 1386 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter and Elizabeth Lancaster Duchess Exeter were married at Plymouth

On 25 May 1399 Margaret Aumale died in Plymouth.

On 02 Oct 1501 Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England landed at Plymouth

In 1710 Anne Stucley was born in Plymouth

On 29 Aug 1798 Edward Granville Eliot 3rd Earl St Germans was born to William Eliot 2nd Earl St Germans and Georgiana Augusta Leveson-Gower at Plymouth

Plymton

Boringdon Hall

Rougemont

Around 1246 Robert Lisle was born to Robert Lisle and Alice Fitzgerald at Rougemont

Ottery St Mary

In 1325 John Mohun was born to Reginald Mohun and Elizabeth Fitzwilliam at Ottery St Mary

In 1352 Thomas Mohun was born to John Mohun at Ottery St Mary

On 15 Sep 1375 John Mohun died at Ottery St Mary

In 1412 John Mohun was born to John Mohun at Ottery St Mary

In 1440 John Mohun was born to John Mohun at Ottery St Mary

On 24 Jan 1448 John Mohun died at Ottery St Mary

In 1470 John Mohun was born to John Mohun at Ottery St Mary

On 24 Apr 1516 John Mohun died at Ottery St Mary

Pilton

Raleigh

Shillingford St George

St George's Church

After 20 Mar 1499 William Huddersfield was buried at St George's Church

Shute

Around 1332 William Bonville was born in Shute.

Around Aug 1392 William Bonville 1st Baron Bonville was born to John Bonville and Elizabeth Fitzroger at Shute

In 1534 William Pole died at Shute

On 13 Apr 1695 Courtenay Pole 2nd Baronet Pole was buried in Shute

John Pole died at Shute

Shute Manor

Around 30 Jun 1460 Cecily Bonville Marchioness Dorset was born to William Bonville 6th Baron Harington and Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville at Shute Manor

Sidmouth

Woolbrook Cottage

On 23 Jan 1820 Edward Augustus Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn died at Woolbrook Cottage

Silferton

On 20 Oct 1317 Alice Unknown died at Silferton

Sourton

North Russell

South Tawton

In 1343 John Burnell was born to Nicholas Burnell 1st Baron Burnell at South Tawton

On 10 Apr 1375 John Burnell died at South Tawton

South Towlon

Around 1160 Constance Beaumont-Sarthe was born to Richard Beaumont-Sarthe I Viscount and Lucie Aigle Viscountess at South Towlon

Spencercombe

In 1296 Eudes Zouche died at Spencercombe

Spiney

Sampford

In 1192 Richard Tosny was born to Roger Tosny IV Lord Flamstead and Constance Beaumont-Sarthe at Sampford

Stevenstone

Taunton

On 04 Oct 1497 Henry VII King England and Ireland received the surrender of the Cornish Army at Taunton

After 04 Oct 1497 Perkin Warbreck was imprisoned at Taunton

Tavistock

Around 1315 Laurence Mohun was born to John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster and Ada Tiptoft at Tavistock

In 1460 Thomas Mohun was born to Thomas Mohun at Tavistock

In 1542 John Glanville was born at Tavistock

Tavistock Abbey

Around 1017 Eadwig "Aetheling" Wessex was buried at Tavistock Abbey

Tawstock

On 26 Mar 1467 Catherine Affeton died in Tawstock

Tiverton

Tiverton Castle

On 15 Nov 1527 Catherine York died at Tiverton Castle

Torbay

Paignton

On 09 Dec 1654 Walter Blount 1st Baronet Blount died at Paignton

Torquay

On 08 Jul 1841 Thomas Peregrine Courtenay drowned at Torquay

On 17 Mar 1867 Henry Peter Pitt-Rivers 5th Baron Rivers died from lung disease in Torquay

Atkinson's Hotel

On 04 Sep 1878 Arthur Ramsay 14th Earl Dalhousie was born to John William Maule Ramsay 13th Earl Dalhousie and Ida Louise Bennet Countess Dalhousie at Atkinson's Hotel

Torre Mohun

Before 26 Nov 1260 Isabel Ferrers died at Torre Mohun

Cockington

Torridge

Ashwater

St Peter's Church

On 09 Apr 1570 Thomas Monck was baptised at St Peter's Church

Weare Giffard

Church of the Holy Trinity

In 1600 Hugh Fortescue was reburied at Church of the Holy Trinity

Totnes

Wrangton

On 22 Mar 1922 John Granville Cornwallis Eliot 6th Earl St Germans accident sustained during a point to point at Wrangton

Werrington

Around 1706 Nicholas Herbert was born to Thomas Herbert 8th Earl Pembroke and Margaret Sawyer Countess Pembroke at Werrington

West Worlington

Affeton

Around 1373 John Affeton was born in Affeton

On 26 Mar 1467 John Affeton died in Affeton

Whimple

In 1626 John Leigh died at Whimple

Witchurch

Walreddon

Wolborough

Forde