JACOBSTOWE, a parish in the hundred of BLACK TORRINGTON,
county of DEVON, 3½ miles (S. E. by E.)
from Hatherleigh, containing 269 inhabitants. The
living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Totness,
and diocese of Exeter, rated in the king's books at
£11. 4. 4&frac;. and in the patronage of L. Burton, Esq. The
church is dedicated to St. James.