CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive


The parish of

BOTUS FLEMING

Botus Fleming
The Parish Church
© Maggie Watkinson


Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Botus Fleming is Angela Wood, who can be contacted at angelavealewood@gmail.com.

Contact details for the current parish council can be found here,
those for the church can be found by searching here.


PARISH INFORMATION

CENSUS:

Please visit COCP (Cornwall Online Census Project), which is complete for 1841 to 1891 and validated, FreeCens at Rootsweb - both are free, searchable databases - or check GenUKI for other alternatives.

REGISTERS:

I have some data on my website. For further Parish Register information, please see our searchable database (C-PROP) which is updated frequently, GenUKI (link above) and the LDS website (Library section).

DIRECTORIES:

For information, see GenUKI. Link below  or visit the University of Leicester's Directories website, which has many directories online to view for free.

OTHER:

Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52
  2. 1852/53
  3. 1864/65

Wills:

A list of available Wills and Probate Documents. Copies of those marked as CRO can be ordered from here using the appropriate reference.  For those marked as NA enter the reference in the search box on this page and follow the onscreen instructions.

  29 Oct 1746, Ann JOSLING 29 Mar 1801, William SYMONS
  24 Sep 1763, William SYMONS 4 Jan 1832, William SYMONS
  1 Nov 1780, Nicholas SYMONS  

Some photographs of MIs are available here.

For more information regarding history, population, etc., visit GenUKI.

MAPS:

For a zoomable and printable map of Cornwall please visit Cornwall Council’s mapping website. To see the Parish boundaries, click on the Layers Tab for Government Boundaries.

For maps and satellite images use Google Maps.

To enjoy a "walk" around this parish, search for Botus Fleming at http://maps.google.co.uk/, then drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a specific location on the map.

ADJACENT PARISHES:

St Stephens by Saltash, Pillaton and Landrake.

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. Botus Fleming is included in The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume I by Davies Gilbert, William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in 1838 (page n142). Also downloadable as a pdf.
  2. Phillimore's Marriages Vol XX transcripts including Botus Fleming (transcribed and in our database). For the Contents page, keep clicking Next until page 7/159 appears.
  3. Venning's New Century Postal Directory of 20 Parishes in East Cornwall, published 1901. Included several pages of advertisements from local businesses, as well as being a parish directory
  4. Heraldic Church Notes from Cornwall; containing the Heraldry and Genealogical Particulars on every Memorial in Ten Churches in the Deanery of East, by Arthur J. Jewers, F.S.A. Includes extracts from parish registers &c.