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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
SELWORTHY (All Saints), a parish, in the union of Williton, hundred of Carhampton, W. division of Somerset, 4 miles (W.) from Minehead, containing the tything of Allerford, the manor of Blackford, and the hamlets of Brandy-street, Buddie-hill, Holnicote, Knowle, Lynch, and Tivington.  
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SELWORTHY (All Saints), a '''parish''', in the union of Williton, hundred of Carhampton, W. division of Somerset, 4 miles (W.) from Minehead, containing the tything of Allerford, the manor of Blackford, and the hamlets of Brandy-street, Buddie-hill, Holnicote, Knowle, Lynch, and Tivington.
 
 
Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 44-48. Date accessed and adapted: 17 April 2013.
 
  
 
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Parish History

SELWORTHY (All Saints), a parish, in the union of Williton, hundred of Carhampton, W. division of Somerset, 4 miles (W.) from Minehead, containing the tything of Allerford, the manor of Blackford, and the hamlets of Brandy-street, Buddie-hill, Holnicote, Knowle, Lynch, and Tivington.

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Civil Registration

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Probate records

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