The Prance Family

Useful Links

Devon Family History Society. Large database with quarterly magazine. Good library and many helpful publications. Research facilities at The Tree House, Unit 3b-4b, 7-9 King Street,Exeter, Devon.

Braund Society. The Braunds proliferated in the North Devon area from the fifteenth century, later particularly around the coastal coombe of Bucks Mills. One branch of the North Devon Prances have a close connection with the Braunds. It is a very active Society and the families are well documented. Through the internet has world wide membership. Contact Janet Few, The Braund Society, Coles Manning, Buckland Brewer, Bideford, Devon. EX395L or This a mailbox for anyone wanting to exchange information with other subscribers and an online resource with specific relevance to Devon Genealogy. To subscribe send an e-mail message to:- In the subject and body, include only one word: subscribe. A word of caution, this is a very busy site and you may receive over fifty messages a day, very few of which may be of interest, but it does reach a wide range of interested people. You can unsubscribe whenever you wish.

Devon GENUKI web site. This contains information about each and every Devon parish, as well as being related to the country as a whole. It has a large collection of bibliographical references, information about the location of parish registers and is a good companion site to the one above.