Trentishoe, Devon Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church: St. Peter

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1695
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1597

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Trentishoe

  • Combe Martin
  • Martinhoe
  • Kentisbury
  • Parracombe

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

TRENTISHOE, a parish in Barnstaple district, Devon; on the coast, 12 miles NE by N of Barnstaple r. station. Post town, Parracombe, under Barnstaple. Acres, 1,571 Real property, £946. Pop., 123. Houses, 27. There are two manors. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £118. Patron, J. R. Griffiths, Esq. The church is ancient.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch Historical Records

Parish Registers

Marriages at Trentishoe 1697-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives


Vision of Britain historical maps


County: Devon
Civil Registration District: Barnstaple
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple
Diocese: Exeter
Rural Deanery: Shirwell
Poor Law Union: Barnstaple
Hundred: Braunton
Province: Canterbury