A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
MONKTON, a parish in the hundred of COLYTON, county of Devon, 2 miles (N.E. by N) from Honiton, containing 136 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Colyton, in the peculiar jurisdiction of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter. The Church is dedicated to St Mary Magdalene.