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[[England]] > [[Devon]] > [[Devonshire Probate Records]]  
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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Devon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Devonshire Probate Records]]''
  
Here is a list of Devonshire parishes beginning with the letters L and M and the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over them.  Search the courts in the order given.  Search indexes first.  For indexes, click on a court name or return to [[Devonshire Probate Records]].
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Here is a list of Devonshire parishes beginning with the letters L and M. For other parishes, click on a letter link:<br>
  
For other parishes, click on the link for the letter the parish name begins with:&nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Records|A]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes B|B]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes C|C]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes D & E|D-E]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes F through H|F-H]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes I through K|I-K]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes N & O|N-O]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes P through R|P-R]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes S|S]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes T through V|T-V]], [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes W through Z|W-Z]].
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| &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes A|A]]  
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes B|B]]  
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes C|C]]  
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes D & E|D-E]]  
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes F through H|F-H]]  
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes I through K|I-K]]  
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes N & O|N-O]]  
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes P through R|P-R]]  
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes S|S]]&nbsp;
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes T through V|T-V]]  
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| &nbsp; [[Devonshire Probate Jurisdictions Parishes W through Z|W-Z]]
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#In the first column, find the place where your ancestor lived.
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#In the second column, click on the court name to learn where to find the records and indexes.
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#If the record isn't found in the primary court, search the records for the secondary courts in the order listed.
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#The last court to search is the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]].
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If no will is found, your ancestor may not have left one.  
  
 
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes]]  
 
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple]]  
 
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter]]  
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| Littleham cum Exmouth  
 
| Littleham cum Exmouth  
| [[A Peculiar of the Court of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter]]  
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| [[Peculiar of the Court of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Dean and Chapeter of Exeter]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Dean and Chapeter of Exeter]]  
 
3 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes]]  
 
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter]]  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter]]  
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| Monkton  
 
| Monkton  
| [[A Peculiar of the Court of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter]]  
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| [[Peculiar of the Court of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Dean and Chapeter of Exeter]]  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Dean and Chapeter of Exeter]]  
 
3 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
3 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
  
4 - [[Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter]]  
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| Monkton Wyld  
 
| Monkton Wyld  
 
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Dorset]]  
 
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Dorset]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Bristol (Episcopal Consistory) Dorset Division]]  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Bristol (Episcopal Consistory Court of Bristol, Dorset Division)]]
 
 
 
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| Morchard Bishop  
 
| Morchard Bishop  
 
| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Exeter]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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[[Category:Probate records in Devonshire|Probate L]]

Revision as of 21:03, 7 June 2010

England Gotoarrow.png Devon Gotoarrow.png Devonshire Probate Records

Here is a list of Devonshire parishes beginning with the letters L and M. For other parishes, click on a letter link:

    A   B   C   D-E   F-H   I-K   N-O   P-R   S    T-V   W-Z
  1. In the first column, find the place where your ancestor lived.
  2. In the second column, click on the court name to learn where to find the records and indexes.
  3. If the record isn't found in the primary court, search the records for the secondary courts in the order listed.
  4. The last court to search is the Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury.

If no will is found, your ancestor may not have left one.

PARISH PRIMARY COURT SECONDARY COURTS - IN SEARCH ORDER
Laira Green Search the courts of the surrounding parishes .
Lamerton Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Landcross Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Landkey Court of the Peculiar of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Langtree Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Lapford Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Lew Trenchard Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Lifton Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Littleham Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Littleham cum Exmouth Peculiar of the Court of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter 2 - Court of the Dean and Chapeter of Exeter

3 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

4 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Littlehempston Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Loddiswell Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Loxbeare Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Loxhore Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Luffincott Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Lundy Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Luppitt Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Lustleigh Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Lydford Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Lympstone Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Lynton Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Malborough Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Mamhead Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Manaton Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Mariansleigh Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Marldon Court of the Peculiar of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Martinhoe Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Marwood Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Marystowe Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Meavy Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Meeth Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Membury Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Merton Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Meshaw Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Milton Abbot Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Milton Damerel Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Milton, South Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Modbury Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Molland Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Molton, North Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Molton, South Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Monkleigh Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Monkokehampton Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Monkton Peculiar of the Court of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter 2 - Court of the Dean and Chapeter of Exeter

3 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

4 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Monkton Wyld Court of the Archdeaconry of Dorset 2 - Court of the Bishop of Bristol (Episcopal Consistory Court of Bristol, Dorset Division)
Morchard Bishop Court of the Peculiar of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Morebath Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Moreleigh Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Moretonhampstead Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Totnes 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Episcopal Principal Registry of Exeter

Mortehoe Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter

Musbury Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Exeter 2 - Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Court of the Bishop's Registrar of Exeter