Kingskerswell

Kingskerswell, Devon Family History

Kingskerswell is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Devon, created in 1829 from chapelry in St Marychurch Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: South Whilborough and North Whilborough.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1752

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Presbyterian, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Kingskerswell

  • Abbotskerswell
  • Cockington
  • Coffinswell
  • Ipplepen
  • Marldon
  • St Marychurch

Historical Descriptions

Administration

  • County: Devon
  • Civil Registration District: Newton Abbot
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiars of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter
  • Diocese: Exeter
  • Rural Deanery: Post-1847 - Ipplepen, Pre-1848 - None
  • Poor Law Union: Newton Abbot
  • Hundred: Haytor
  • Province: Canterbury