Dolton is the next town North West
of Merton. You get to it on two lane road by going back toward Hatherleigh
and must pass by Huish first. One lane back roads with 6 foot hedges on
both sides are every where for short cuts!
1-View of CE church in center of Dolton. In forground is head stone
of Samuel BOLT, brother of my great grandfather. Both were born in Merton
( next town).
Exeter Record Office Microfisches:Dolton
MF 11 & 12 Bapt 1843-1876 MF 12 & 13 Bapt. 1876-1921 MF8-10 Burials
1813-1871 Mf 15-17 Burials 1871-1954 Hatherleigh MF 7 Bapt. 1794-1812 MF
7-11 Bapt. (1802) 1813-1843 MF 11,12 Marriages 1754-1799 MF 13,14 Marriages
1813-1838 Assume 1838 on for Marriages is still in church!
View 2-View South with CE to your left. The left split goes to Merton.
Headstone in Dolton CE out of sight cemetary-Included
here for sample of head stone
Site with a little Lord Clinton information
Dolton Households from 1851 census