Woodleigh is an Ancient Parish in the county of Devon.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1635
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1606
Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist
- West Alvington
- East Allington
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
WOODLEIGH, a parish in Kingsbridge district, Devon; 7½ miles S of Kingsbridge-Road r. station. Post town, Kingsbridge. Acres, 2,319. Rated property, £1,918. Pop., 213. Houses, 43. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £460. Patron, Exeter College, Oxford. The church is later English.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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Civil Registration District: Kingsbridge
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes
Rural Deanery: Woodleigh
Poor Law Union: Kingsbridge