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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Devon

Devon also known as Devonshire, which was formerly its common and official name, is a county of England, reaching from the Bristol Channel in the north to the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exeter

Exeter is a cathedral city in Devon, England with a population of 127,300 (mid- 2015 est.). It lies within the county of Devon, of which it is the county town as well as the ..... The cathedral, founded in 1050 when the bishop's seat was moved from the nearby town of Crediton (birthplace of Saint Boniface) because Exeter's  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/County_town

This list shows county towns prior to the reforms of 1889. ... being the seat of the Duke of Northumberland, ...

www.britannica.com/place/Devon

Aug 29, 2013 ... Devon, administrative, geographic, and historic county of England. It forms ... the borough of West Devon; and the city of Exeter, the county seat.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earl_of_Devon

The title of Earl of Devon was created several times in the English peerage, and was ... Their seat is Powderham Castle, near Starcross on the River Exe. ... She created him Earl of Devon after she established herself in England, probably in .... The inconvenience, since 1831, of having two Earls for the same county has been ...

www.britannica.com/place/Somerset-county-England

Jun 3, 2013 ... Taunton, in west-central Somerset, is the county town (seat). ... include small areas that belong to the historic counties of Dorset and Devon.

www.britannica.com/place/Exeter-England

Sep 6, 2013 ... Exeter is the county town (seat) of Devon. Cathedral Church of St. Peter at Exeter, Devon, England. Colour Library International. The community ...

familysearch.org/wiki/en/Devon,_England_Genealogy

"Devon.-- maritime co. in SW. of England; is bounded N. by the Bristol Channel, E . by Somerset and Dorset, S. by the English ...

www.accessgenealogy.com/genealogy/history-gazetteer-and-directory-of-devonshire-1850.htm

Sep 28, 2016 ... DEVONSHIRE, the largest county in England, except Yorkshire, and the ... marble &c. ; and is one of the oldest seats of the oldest seats of the ...

genuki.cs.ncl.ac.uk/DEV

Jan 29, 2016 ... "A county of England, reaching from the Bristol to the English Channel, and bounded by Cornwall, and Somersetshire, and Dorsetshire. It is 69 ...