Open a form to report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted

Help and advice for Jacobstowe: Settlements, Apprenticeships, etc.

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it.

We are in the process of upgrading the site to implement a content management system.

Jacobstowe-related Settlements, Apprenticeships, etc.

Records from other parishes with references to Jacobstowe families.

Compiled by

Kathryn Barnett

Exbourne Parish - A2A Catalogue Ref. 3326 A

SETTLEMENT
Thomas Ruby - ref. 3326 A/PO 2/2 - date: 1795
Born in Jacobstowe, lived there till 12, apprenticed himself to Rev. John Vickary of Okehampton till 21, after 41/2 years taken ill and returned to his parents who were living in Inwardleigh, he went to Jacobstowe and worked for Mr George Hill by the year, went to ... for a year and returned to Mr Hill for a year, a year with Richard Turner in Jacobstowe and then a year in Egg Buckland, returned to Exbourne as a weekly or daily labourer and married there.
Removal Orders
1722 - Sarah Edwards from Jacobstowe - ref. 3326 A/PO 3/7
1738 - Robert Medland junior and Elizabeth his wife settled in Jacobstowe - ref. 3326 A/PO 4/4
APPRENTICESHIP
Indentures
1681 - Mary Rattenbury apprenticed to George Bent of Jacobstowe, yeoman, for an estate in Exbourne - ref. 3326 A/PO 5/1/4
1798 - Ann Eastabrook, 9, apprenticed to George Hill of Jacobstowe for the Parsonage of Exbourne - ref. 3326 A/PO 5/3/17
1798 - George Turner, 10, apprenticed to George Hill of Jacobstowe for the Parsonage of Exbourne - ref. 3326 A/PO 5/3/18 - date:

Hatherleigh Parish - A2A Catalogue Ref. 2917 A

SETTLEMENT CERTIFICATES
1738 - Charity Frost, widow, Jacobstowe - ref. 2917 A/PO 6/22
Removal Orders (From Hatherleigh)
1810 - Florence Essery and Mary 51/2, William 31/4 and Ann 11/4 her childen to Jacobstowe - ref. 2917 A/PO 7/35
1823 - William Chammings, Mary his wife and Elizabeth their daughter to Jacobstowe - ref. 2917 A/PO 7/49
Bastardy orders
1733 - Bastardy order William Nethaway of Jacobstowe, father of Susanna Hill's female bastard to pay 10s and 8d a week - ref. 2917 A/PO 10/4
Bastardy Bond
1736 - William Good of Iddesleigh, miller and Henry Reed of Jacobstowe, for maintenance of Alice Bissett's male bastard - ref. 2917 A/23
APPRENTICESHIP
1742 - Nathaniel Richards, apprenticed to Mathew Westlake of Jacobstowe, gent - ref. 2917 A/PO 13/14

Colebrooke Parish - A2A Catalogue Ref. 541A

SETTLEMENT
Removal Orders
1809 - Elizabeth Medland, George 6, Mary 4 and Elizabeth 2 her children, to Jacobstowe - ref. 541A/PO 534