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Strete Past and Present

by Marion F. Smithies

Dartmouth: R. Cranford & Son [1933]

 

Index prepared by Robin Kinloch, Mamaroneck, NY

<Roblock[at]email.msn[dot]com>

Name Place if not Strete Date Event Pages
Alfonso, King   1932 Visited Strete 43
Ameridith, Mr. Slapton 1596 Defence of Long Sands 36
Ameridith Slapton 1900s Family lived at Poole 36
Babb, Rev.   1830s Curate at Strete 17
Barnet, Mrs.   1900s Boarding house at "Penlee" 41
Bastard, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Lower Farm 49
Beaufort, Duchess of n.k. 1830s Donor to Strete Church 16
Bedford, Duke of Devon 1800 Property owner 34
Bedford, Earl of   1618 Sold Blackawton to Roopes 49
Bennet, Miss   1933 Resident next to "Seacliff" 46
Bickford, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Council cottage residents 42, 43
Bidder, Professor n.k. 1929 Address to Devonshire Assoc. 4
Blackwell, Mrs. & daughters   1933 Owned "Snails Castle" 49
Bond, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at Eastdown 49
Bonsall, Misses   1920s Trained the village Players 44
Bonsall, Mrs.   1890s Late wife of Vicar of Strete 18
Bonsall, Rev. I.   1905 Vicar, assisted umpires at sports 51
Bowden, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at "Higher Farm" 44
Bridgman, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Caretaker, "Close Bye" 47
Browse, Mr. & Mrs.   1900s Farming at Southwood 42, 51
Bruce, Hon. Mrs. Victor   1933 Resident at "Sea Croft" 43
Bryer, Mr.   1900s Former resident of "Homelands" 47
Buckpitt, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Farm house at Fuge 48
Bullen, Mr..   1933 Resident of cottage 43
Buller, Lady Yarde   1933 Summer resident at "Vale Cot" 41
Came, W.R.   1879 Strete Church Cttee. member 18
Cardinan, Andrew de   1256 died; held Fuge, Street, Burlestone 49
Cardinan, Holda de   1200s daughter of Andrew 49
Carew, Sir Peter Dartmouth 1596 Defence of Devon coast 36
Chandler, Major   1900s Former resident of "Homelands" 47
Charles II, King   1600s Hid at Combe Farm, Blackpool V. 31
Charles II, King Dartmouth 1600s At Butterwalk after Restoration 31
Charnell, Rev. William Blackawton 1907 Held Blackawton living 1907 15
Chater, Rev. D.S. Blackawton 1866 Vicar of Blackawton 18
Chater, Rev. D.S.   1879 Strete Church Committee memb. 18
Cholwich   1600s Married member of Hunt family 42, 49
Cleland, Captain   1800s Built house "Penlee" at Mat's Pt. 41
Cleland, R., Mr.   1905 Former resident at "Vale Cot" 41, 51
Cockram, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at Eastdown 50
Coleridge, Lord Justice n.k. 1830s Donor to Strete Church 16
Coles, Mr. F.P.   1933 Gave Yng Men's Club panel 48
Courtney, Mr.   1838 Preached at Strete Church 17
Cranford's Dartmouth 1881 Newspapers 50
Creed   1820s Held Manor of Treverbin 49
Cromwell Dartmouth 1600s Captured Castle 31
Crook, Miss   1930s Bungalow "Stonaholm" owner 42
Crookenden, Miss   1933 Resident "Ours" 47
Cross, Mr.   1891 Blizzard, Higher Asherne 50-51
Davies, John Dartmouth 1585 Maritime explorer 39
Dymond, Mr.   1933 Cottage in Blackwell 49
Edgecombe, Messrs. A. & W.   1930s Builders of bungalow "Stonaholm" 42, 44, 47
Edgecombe, Mr. & Mrs. Archie   1933 Resident near "The Retreat" 45
Edgecombe, Mr. & Mrs. Wemys   1933 Resident at "The Retreat" 45
Elliot, Dr. & Mrs.   1890s Mt. Galpine, saw highwaymen 51
Elliot, Mr.   1933 Forge, former coachman 48
Ellis, Miss   1933 Resident at Eastdown 50
Ellis, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at Eastdown 49
Exeter, Bishop of   1830s Funds appeal for Strete Church 16
Farwell, Mrs.   1880s Raised money for church organ 18
Ferris, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Residents "Fairholme" 45, 48
Foale, H.   1900s Built "Homer Park"" 48
Foale, Mr. & Mrs.   1931 Retired from "Higher Farm" 44
Foale, Mr. & Mrs. Dick, son Playford 1933 residents 48
Foale, Mr. & Mrs. S.   1933 Resident "Crest" 47
Foale, Mr. Herbert,   1933 Villa in front of "Summerhill" 43
Forde, Nicholas Blackawton Church 1582 Brass in aisle 15
Gilbert, Adrien Dartmouth 1585 Built boat for explorer John Davies 39
Gillard, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at Eastdown 49
Goodman, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Council cottage residents 42
Grosvenor, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at "Orestone" 49
Guest, Mr.   1890s Coachman 40
Haines, Mr.   1933 Owner of "Landcombe Cottage" 43
Hamilton, Major   1900s Former resident of "Homelands" 47
Hammond, Mr.   1933 Colporteur, bookseller 44
Hayne, Mr.   1821 Died; bequeathed estates to Seale 49
Hems, Harry Exeter 1888 Carved Strete Church pulpit 18
Herbert, Hon. Edward   1800s Built steps for fishermen 7
Herbert, Hon. Edward   1800s Built "Asherne House" 46
Herbert, Hon. Edward     Death of diplomat son in Greece 48
Hicks, Miss   1930s Owner "Abingdon" bungalow 42
Hill, Mr. St. Leger,   1933 Formerly at "Hine Town House" 43
Hockin, Rev. W.   1830s Vicar at Strete 17
Holdsworth, Arthur     Received Blackawton bequest 49
Hollenden, Lord   1933 Summer resident at "Penlee" 41
Houseman, Miss   1933 Bungalow "Summerhill" 43
Hunt   1600s Family resident at Southwood 42, 49
Hunt, Roope & Co. Dartmouth 1630 Newman family merchant venture 39
Hyne, George, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Lived at Widewell Cottage 42
Hyne, Mr.   1838 Coronation dinner in his field 17
Hyne, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at "Turnpike Cottages" 46
Hyne, Mrs.   1933 Cottage near Higher North Mill 49, 50
Isaacs, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Cottage owners 45
Jarman, Mrs.   1933 Resident at "Rushford" 45
Jarvis, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at "Homer Park" 48
Jeffery, Mr.   1933 Gardener at "Seacliff" 46
Jeffery, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Cottage next to "Fairholme" 48
Jellard, R.B.   1879 Strete Church Cttee. member 18
Kaye, Miss & brother   1933 Resident at "White Gate" 43
Keeling, Dorothy   1900 Carved oak font handle, Strete Ch. 18
Keeling, Dorothy     Carved panel at YMC 48
Keeling, Mr. A.T. & sisters   1933 Resident at the "Ark" 47
Lang, Mrs.   1933 Cottage at Blackpool 41
Lapthorn, Mr. & Mrs. J.   1933 Shop and bakery 46
Lasky, Mr. and Mrs.   1933 Cottage residents 45
Lawday, Dr. & Mrs.   1900s Formerly at "Sea Croft" 43
Lawrance, Rev. W.   1879 Curate, Strete Church Cttee. memb 18
Lawson, Emma & Eveline   1933 Resident at "Asherne House" 46
Lawson, Lady   1900s Gave lamps to Strete Church 18
Lawson, Lady   1933 Former resident "Asherne House" 46
Lethbridge, Mr.   1933 Resident near Pengelly's 49
Limbrey, Mr.   1740 Bought Manor of Treverbin 49
Lyte, Mr.   1838 Preached at Strete Church 17
Madden, Col. Lewis P.   1888 Former Churchwarden 18
Madden, Col. Lewis P.     Built "Homelands" 47
Madden, Mrs.   1888 Presented pulpit to Strete Church 18
Masefield, John   1900s Author, guest of Mr. & Mrs Yeats 36
Matthews, Mr.   1933 Cottage in Blackwell 49
Mitchelmore, Mary   1838 Mother of Peter, infant 19
Mitchelmore, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at Eastdown 50
Mitchelmore, Peter   1838 First burial Strete Ch, age 3 mths. 19
Mitchelmore, Thomas   1838 Father of Peter, infant 19
Moore, Alan, Efford, & Kathleen   1933 Residents "Lodge, Coleridge Pl." 47
Moore, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident at "Coleridge Place" 47
Moriarty, Miss   1910s Organized home for retired clergy 45
Moriarty, Mrs.   1900s Ran Mothers' Union 47
Moseley, Sir Oswald n.k. 1830s Donor to Strete Church 16
Newman     Family gave font to Strete Church 18
Newman, Lydston   1806 Bought Barton of Cotterbury 49
Newman, Mr. Robert   1933 Owned 2 farmhouses at Southwood 42
Newman, Mr. Robert     Father planted ilex at Blackpool 41
Newman, Sir Lydston Stokeley 1881   50
Northcote, Hon. Mrs. George   1933 Resident at "Brockhole" 47
Northcote, Miss Austin   1933 Resident at "Brockhole" 47
Oldreive   1933 Family owned "Landcombe" 42
Oldreive, John   1866 of Southwood, churchwarden 18
Oldreive, L.N. Blackawton 1933 One of chief landowners 16
Oldreive, Lewis     Father at house at Southwood 42
Oldreive, N.P. Blackawton 1933 One of chief landowners 16
Ougier, Peter   1783 Bought Barton of Cotterbury 49
Packe, Miss   1880s Resident, gave church window 18
Packe, Miss   1910s Resident at "Asherne House" 45, 46, 47, 48
Parker, Mrs. Oxley   1933 Tenant of Manor House 47
Parnell, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Cottage residents 46, 48
Partridge, Mr.   1933 Occupied house/farm at Southwood 42
Pearson, Captain & Mrs.   1933 Garage 47
Peers, Miss   1931 Owner "Seaway" bungalow 42
Perrin, Mr. & Mrs. Rowland   1933 Operating "Kings Arms" 46
Perrin, Mr. & Mrs. Wm.   1933 Formerly at "Kings Arms" 46
Pinkey   1783 Sold Barton of Cotterbury 49
Postlethwaite, Mr.   1905 umpire at sports 51
Prideaux   1400 Family owned land at Strete 48
Prideaux, Sir Roger     m. G-dter of Hugh de Treverbyn 49
Ralegh, Wm.     m. G-dter of Hugh de Treverbyn 49
Reed, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Cottage residents 45
Reed, Professor   1839 Painting in Strete Church 17
Rendle, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Residents 43
Rhymes, Mr.   1933 Gardener at "Penlee" 41
Ridgeway Torre Abbey   Family owned former Abbey 15
Roberts, Mr. and Mrs.   1933 Former resident "Asherne House" 46
Rolle, Lord n.k. 1830s Donor to Strete Church 16
Roope   1618 Bought Blackawton 49
Roope, F., Capt. RN   1920s Resident 36
Roope, Miss Margaret   1920s Descendant of Mr. Roope (1596) 36
Roope, Mr.   1596 Defence of Blackpool 36
Roope, William   1749 Died; wife Arabella d 1792 49
Rowe, Mr. & Mrs. Harry   1933 Resident at Eastdown 49
Russell     Acq. Blackawton after dissolution 49
Sage, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Bungalow "Severn's Corner" 43
Sanders, Mr.   1890s Coachman 34, 40
Sanders, Mr. E.   1905 Coachman 50-51
Seale, J.     Mt. Boone, m. Hayne daughter 49
Shaw, George Bernard     Visited "Penlee" 41
Shepherd, Mr.   1933 Resident cottage nr. Asherne Gate 48
Short, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Council cottage residents 43
Skinner, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Council cottage residents 42, 44
Skinner, Willie   1933 Resident at "Turnpike Cottages" 46
Smith, Mr. & Mrs. John   1933 Resident at "The Schoolhouse" 46
Smithes, Marion & Eva   1933 Residents at "Mirante" 47
Somers, Mrs.   1933 Resident at "Hartley Cottage" 45
Southcote, Mr. Stoke Fleming 1700s First to try seakale as food 40
Squires, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Farm house at Fuge 48
Stone, "Bert" Henley 1933 Grandson of Mrs. Tucker, oarsman 45
Tew, Mrs. & daughter   1933 Bungalow "Blindwells" 47
Toll, Mr. A.B. & Miss Amy   1933 Resident at "Seacliff" 46
Toll, Mr. A. B.   1905 umpire at sports 51
Toll, Charles Bryan L. Blackawton 1933 Lord of the Manor 16
Toll, H.L., J. P. Exeter 1830s Donor to Strete Church 16
Toll, H.L., J. P.   1879 Strete Church Cttee. member 18, 43
Toll, Henry Limbrey     Inherited Manor of Treverbin 49
Toll, Mr. & Mrs. Limbrey   1933 Former owners of Manor House 47
Toll, Mr. Henry     Grandfather of present Squire 47
Trant, H, & Son Blackawton 1905 Horse & Pony Show 51
Trant, Henry     Father of Fred Trant 43, 44
Trant, Mr. & Mrs. Fred,   1933 Farmed "Strete Barton" 43
Treverbyn, Hugh de   1200s acquired Fuge, Burlestone 49
Treverbyn, Hugh de     G-daughter married 1.Wm. Ralegh 49
Treverbyn, Hugh de     G-dter. m. 2. Sir Roger Prideaux 49
Trowt, Hermon   1933 Baker, organist, son of Edward 45
Trowt, Ronald Stoke Fleming 1933 Baker 45
Trowt, Edward   1932 Baker, choirmember, deceased 45
Trowt, Mrs.   1933 Shop, bakehouse, garage, widow 45
Tucker, Jack   1933 Dartmouth road resident 45
Tucker, John Kingsbridge 1873 Start coach Dartmouth/Kingsbridge 50
Tucker, Maj. John Scott Blackawton 1933 One of chief landowners 16
Tucker, Miss Louisa   1933 Resident at Eastdown 50
Tucker, Mr. William   1933 Farm at Burlestone 49
Tucker, Mrs. Harriet   1933 Dartmouth road resident 45
Vesey, Mr.   1933 Cottage in Blackwell 49
Vickery, Mr. Tor Cross Hotel 1873 Start coach Dartmouth/Kingsbridge 50
Wales, Prince of Wales   1920s Visited "Kings Arms" 46
Wallace, Samuel   1933 Resident at "Turnpike Cottages" 46
Wallis, Charles, Mr.   1933 Carpenter 45
Wallis, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Cottage at Blackpool 41
Wallis, Mr. & Mrs. Charles   1933 residents 48
Wallis, Mr. & Mrs. Ernest, Ivy   1933 Ran post office 48
Wallis, Mr. Charles   1900s Memories of Mrs. & Miss Packe 47
Wallis, Mr. E.   1933 owner of cottage 48
Weekes, Mr. & Mrs.   1933 Resident near Pengelly's 49
Welland, Mr.   1900s Builder of several houses 47
Weston   1933 Tenant of Mr. E. Wallis' cottage 48
William of Orange, King Brixham 1688 Landed at Brixham 31
Williams, Mrs.   1933 Resident "Ours" 47
Wills, Messrs. E.   1933 Carpenter shop 43
Wills, Edward   1900s Carved oak font cover, Strete Ch. 18
Wills, Edward   1933 Resident 46
Wills, Godfrey   1933 Resident cottage nr. Asherne Gate 48
Wills, Hallohesh   1830s First child baptised at Strete 18
Wills, Edward   1933 Descendants at Frogwell Cotts. 43
Wills, Messrs. J. & E.   1933 Owned 1 and 2 Hillside 43, 47
Wills, Mr. Ash   1900s   48
Wills, Mr. C.   1933 Shoemaker 44
Wills, Mrs. Larry, and son   1933 Resident at "Turnpike Cottages" 46
Wills, William   1933 Sexton 46
Wise, Dr. & Mrs. Tucker   1900s Fomerly at Higher North Mill 49
Woodman, Mr.   1933 Cottage in Blackwell 49
Wotton, Robin   1800s Epitaph in Strete churchyard 19
Yabsley, Mrs.   1933 Cottage residents 45
Yalland, Mr. & Mrs. Herbert, Jean   1933 Resident, "Garage Cottage" 47
Yalland, Mr. & Mrs. W.H.   1933 Cottage residents 45
Yalland, Mr. & Mrs. W.W.   1933 Cottage residents 45
Yalland, Mr. & Mrs. Walter   1933 Residents 48
Yeats, Jack. B.   1900s Artist, resident at"Snails Castle" 36, 49

 

Brian Randell, 25 Oct 2001