|Alt names||Baden||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 76|
|Badendone||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 76|
|Badentone||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 76|
|Baen||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 76|
|Baentona||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 76|
|Bentone||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 76|
|Type||Village, Urban district|
|Located in||Devon, England|
|See also||Bampton Hundred, Devon, England||hundred in which Bampton was located|
|Mid Devon District, Devon, England||district municipality of which Bampton has been a part since 1974|
- source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
- source: Family History Library Catalog
- the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia
Bampton is a small town, parish and former manor in Devon, England close to the south-eastern corner of Exmoor and on the River Batherm, a tributary of the River Exe. It is about 10 km north of Tiverton. Bampton is a major part of the electoral ward of Clare and Shuttern. The ward population at the 2011 Census was 3,412.
Bampton was originally in the Bampton Hundred, an ancient division of Devon. Between 1894 and 1974 it was an urban district. It is now a part of the Mid Devon district municipality.
For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Bampton.