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Tyler, J.C. Badcock of Devon and Somerset, Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica 5th series 6, 1926-8, pp. 301-9.
See Exeter St Thomas the Apostle, Sandford and Whitestone.
Baldwin, Hugh. Annals of my ancestors. Exeter: Private circulation (1935) 9p. [Baldwin Family] [Westcountry Studies Library s929.2/BAL]
Wright, William Ball. Ball family records: genealogical memoirs of some Ball families of Great Britain, Ireland and America. York: Yorkshire Printing Co., 1908.
See also Cockington, Morebath, and Stokeinteignhead.
See Black Torrington.
See Exeter, Kingsteignton, and Poltimore.
See Exeter, and Exeter Heavitree.
See Barnstaple and Fremington.
See Exeter, and Holbeton.
See Lew Trenchard.
See Shaugh Prior.
See Great Torrington.
Bartelot, R. Grosvenor. Our family surname. Privately printed, (1944) 54p. [Of various counties, including branches in Devon, Cornwall and Somerset.] [LDS 929.242 B28]
See also Charleton, Exeter, Marldon, Paignton, Topsham, and Torquay St Marychurch.
Bartow, Evelyn. Bartow genealogy. Baltimore: Innes & Co., 1878. Supplement 1879.
Bartow, E.P. The Bartow family in England. (1890). [Westcountry Studies Library s929.2/BAR]
Cumyn, Anna Key Bartow. The Bartow family: a genealogy. Montreal: the author, (1984) xiii,275p: ill [16-20th c.] [Westcountry Studies Librarys929.2/BAR]
See Georgeham, Heanton Punchardon, and North Bovey.
Cooper, Sue. London to Devon by Boat, Devon Family Historian, vol. 159, (2016) pp.42-43.
See Chawleigh, and Chulmleigh.
Batten, W.M. Batten family of Devon and Cornwall, Devon & Cornwall Notes & Queries 7 (2), 1912, p. 78.
See Tavistock .
Benson, J. The founder of Frithelstock Priory, Devon & Cornwall Notes & Queries 23 (3), 1947, 73-8. [Beauchamp family history, 11-14th c.]
See also North Bovey.
See Knowstone and Stockleigh English.
See Stoke Damerel.
See Clovelly, Exeter and Frithelstock.
Chanter, J.F. Devon Farmers' Account Book. Devon & Cornwall Notes and Queries vol. VI, (January 1910 to October 1911), pp. 219-220. [Transcript]
See also Offwell and Swimbridge.
See Crediton .
Dunlop, J, Renton. Pedigree of the Besils family of Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Devonshire, Berkshire, and Somersetshire, Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica 5th series 5, 1923-5, pp. 63-82.
See Shaugh Prior.
See Milton Abbot.
Bickford, William. The family of Bickford of Devonshire. Typescript  75 leaves. [Westcountry Studies Library s929.2/BIC]
See Newton St Cyres.
Skinner, A.J. Marwood and the Blackaller Families. Notes and Queries for Somerset and Dorset 11, 1909, pp. 321-25.
Edgeley, C.R. The Blackmores of North Devon. Devon Life vol. 10 no. 80 (1973) pp.20-21.
See also Cullompton, Littleham (nr Exmouth), Ottery St Mary, Parracombe, and Sheldon.
Presswell, Paul T. A Devonian's gift to Oxford, Coat of arms (New Series) 10 (164), 1993, pp. 155-63
Rose-Troup, Frances B. Sir Thomas Bodley's father and kindred. Trans. Devon. Assoc. 35 (1903) pp.167-197 and 713-745. [Westcountry Studies Library s929.2/BOD]
See also Exeter .
Bolt, Barbara. The Bolt pedigree. 3rd ed, [ ]: the author, 1995. [17-20th c.]
Roper, Derek J. The Bolt Family, Devon Family Historian, vol. 137, (2011) pp.29-32.
See also Winkleigh.
Matthews, Crauwford. George and William Bond, Devon Family Historian, vol. 157, (2016) p.31.
See also Hartland.
See Stoke Damerel and Whitchurch.
Ellicott, William M. Families of Churchill, Croker, Fox, Coplestone, Bonvile, Ellicott, etc., of Devonshire, England, and some of their descendants in America. . . Baltimore: [ ], 1931. Reprinted from the Maryland Historical Magazine 26, (1931) 19p, pls: ill. [Medieval -18th c.] [Westcountry Studies Library s929.2/ELL]
Fox, Charles Henry. A short genealogical account of some of the various families of Fox in the West of England, to which is appended a pedigree of the Crokers of Lineham, and also sketches of the families of Churchill, Yeo, Pollard, Coplestone, Strode, Fortescue and Bonvile. Bristol: T. Kerslake & Co., 1864.
See Ottery St Mary and Shute.
Booth, John Nicholls. Booths in history: their roots and lives, encounters and achievements. Los Alamitos: Ridgeway Press (1982) , 232p;ill, [ISBN 0943230004] [Westcountry Studies Library 929.2/BOO]
Rawlins, D. The Devon connection, Devon Family Historian 10, 1979, pp. 12-13.
Booty, Harold. The Bootys of Norfolk, Suffolk, Kent and Devonshire. London: [H.Booty] (1983) vii, 120p: ill; tables. [Westcountry Studies Library s929.2/BOO]
Blaikie, Lynette. The Border family from Devon to Durham. Brisbane: the author, 1987. [18-20th c.]
[Roberts 1971] J. Roberts, "The Armada Lord Lieutenant: His family and career: Part II," Trans. Devon. Assoc., vol. 103, pp.103-122, 1971. [William Bourchier, 3rd Earl of Bath]
See also Tawstock.
See Exeter, and Moretonhampstead.
See Hartland and Milton Abbot.
Brannam, Peter. A family business: the story of a pottery. Exeter: Devon Print Group, (1982) ,137p.: ill. [Westcountry Studies Library 738.3/BAR/BRA]
See also Exeter St Sidwell.
See Barnstaple, and GreatTorrington.
Few, Janet. So Soon Passeth It Away: a History of One Branch of the Braund Family Through 250 Years, Braund Society (2003) 79 pp. [ISBN 978-0954045043]
Few, Janet (comp.). Publican, Purser, Printer and Poet, Braund Society (2005) 60 pp.
See also Black/Torrington, Parkham and West Woolfardisworthy.
See Barnstaple and Shaugh Prior.
Hobson, R.B. The Brewer family, Devon Family Historian 69, 1994, pp. 13-21.
See Stoke Gabriel.
See St Giles in the Wood.
See Buckland Monachorum.
Britton, Denis. Family pursuit. [Typescript]: the author 1995. [Britton alias Bruton family, 1688-1995] [Westcountry Studies Library]
See also Hartland .
Watkin, H, R. A Great Devonian: William Briwer, Trans. Devon. Assoc. 50, 1918, pp. 69-169.
See Tormoham, and Wolborough.
Rogers, W.H. Hamilton. Brook of Somerset and Devon: barons of Cobham in the county of Kent, their local history and descent. Taunton: Barnicott and Pearce, 1899-1901. Reprinted from Somerset Archaeolog. and Nat. Hist. Soc. Proc. 44 (2), 1898, pp. 1-78; 45 (2), 1899, pp. 1-24; 46 (2), 1900, pp. 109-24. Also published in Rogers's Archaeological papers relating to the counties of Somerset, Wilts., Hants., and Devon. [ ]: the author. . [Westcountry Studies Library sx929.2/BRO]
The Brooking family historian. Stevington, Bedford, Eng.: Brooking Society, 1980- .
Rogers, Ron and Nora. That's Where They Went, Devon Family Historian, vol. 158, (2016) p.45. [The Browne family, emigrated to Australia from Plymouth (1883).]
Browning, Stuart. Y-DNA Search for Browning in Devon, Devon Family Historian, vol. 132, (2009) pp.12-13, and vol. 134 (2010) p.9.
The Brunel Family and Devon - by Chris Burgoyne
See North Tawton.
See Exeter, and Exeter St Thomas.
See Mary Tavy.
Stapleton, E. Bulteel family, British Archivist 1 (14), 1914, p. 117.
See also Holbeton and Plymstock.
Bunker, Henry L. Bunker family history. [ ]: Bunker Family Association, 1984.
See Stoke Damerel and Witheridge.
See Halberton and Plymouth.
See Exeter Cathedral.