Catalogue description Chichester and Clark Families

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Details of 900
Reference: 900
Title: Chichester and Clark Families

Documents relating to the Chichester and Clark families

Date: 19th cent -1970

The documents relating to Efford Manor are listed after those relating to the Chichesters and Chillaton.

Related material:

Further details of the Clark family are given in a volume compiled by Captain H P C Clark kept with the catalogue to accession 460.


See also accessions 460 and 864 for other documents relating to the Chichester, Clark and Carpenter families


Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

Held by: Plymouth Archives, The Box, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Clark family of Efford Manor, Devon

Chichester family of Egg Buckland, Devon

Physical description: 34 files
Administrative / biographical background:

Chichester family of Grenofen, Whitchurch


The family was a branch of the Chichester family of Hall, Bishops Tawton and acquired Grenofen after the marriage of William Henry Chichester to Harriet Elizabeth Carpenter, eldest daughter of the Reverend Jonathan Phillips Carpenter of Grenofen in 1853. The latter also owned the manor of Chillaton in the parish of Milton Abbot.


In 1903 Gertrude, the youngest daughter of William Henry Chichester married Col Paul Treby Clark of Efford Manor.

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