Status: Ancient Parish
Parish church: St. John
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1538
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1597
- High Bickington
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
WARKLEIGH, a parish in South Molton district, Devon; 2½ miles N of South Molton Road r. station. Post town, South Molton, North Devon. Acres, 2,451. Real property, £1,693. Pop., 330. Houses, 64. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £215. Patron, J. Gould, Esq. There are a free school and a national school.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Civil Registration District: South Molton
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple
Rural Deanery: South Molton
Poor Law Union: South Molton
Hundred: South Molton