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01-11-2009, 5:54 PM
Does anybody know of a searchable database of farm workers,owners and labourers that covers the early part of 19th century Devon?
10-12-2009, 4:47 PM
You might find something in the Land Tax Assessment records, at least for farm owners and lease- or copy-holders. Take a look at this article (http://www.devon.gov.uk/contrast/index/democracycommunities/neighbourhoods-villages/record_office/family_history_3/land_tax.htm) from the Devon County Council.
08-07-2011, 7:10 PM
What is it that you are trying to find, and which part of Devon are you wanting? Do let me know, as our local library has a very good Local Studies section which may have some of the info you require.
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