Thank you Jo and Richard for your help.
I have used both the LDS film resource here in Nelson NZ and on line
research. As you pointed out the Northam Parish is on the north coast of
Devon but I was a little hopeful that it's mention might lead to a
And it did of course - you are all very kind and helpful, thank you.
From: Jo Taylor <jo.taylor(a)wanadoo.fr>
To: O. J. & K. L. Pope <anathoth(a)voyager.co.nz>; DEVON-L(a)rootsweb.com
Date: Wednesday, 31 January 2001 7:03
Subject: Re: Samuel POPE m Ann TITT
> >> I would need to travel to Exeter again to inspect the parish records
> >> Northam around 22 Jan 1795.
> >> Samuel POPE and Ann TITT were married on 22 Jan 1795 at the Wolborough
> >> Street Salem Chapel, Newton Abbot
> >Haven't followed the whole thread on this, but why would you be looking
> >the Northam records for a marriage which took place in
> >Just curious...they're many miles apart.
> Go into IGI search. - Enter Samuel POPE, British Isles, England, (Batch
> M051851 - Click Search - Click on Samuel POPE - Click on Source
> 091724 - Item 1 ....................COE Highweek, Item 2
> .................COE Northam ??????????????????.
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I've just had a look - all that the reference means is that the records for
Northam are on the same film as Highweek. (If you click on 'print out call
you'll see entries from elsewhere in Devon and in other
It's the Highweek ones you need - as I said, Northam is up the other end of