A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
HUISH, a parish in the hundred of SHEBBEAR,county of DEVON, 4¾ miles (N.) from Hatherleigh, containing118 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory,in the archdeaconry of Barnstaple, and dioceseof Exeter, rated in the king's books at £7. 19. 10., andin the patronage of Lord Clinton. The church is dedicatedto St. James.