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Parish Church & War Memorial
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South Aisle

War Memorial

1914-18 Names

1939-45 Names

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for St Enoder is Mark Jose, who can be contacted at

There is a website containing more information regarding the parish.
For information about and contact details for the current parish council, please see this website.
Contact details for the church can be found by searching here.



Information can be found at COCP - the Cornwall Online Census Project - which is complete for 1841 to 1891 and has been verified, FreeCen at Rootsweb, which has a very good search engine and information from COCP, as well as GenUKI, which has more reference information and alternative resources.


For Parish Register information and other resources, please see our online searchable database (C-PROP) which is updated frequently and GenUKI. The parish coverage page is here.


For information, see the University of Leicester's website of Historical Directories or GenUKI.


Bastardy/Filiation Documents:

  1. dated 3 May 1743, naming John GIBBS of this parish.
  2. dated 4 May 1762, involving Walter ROBERTS, John ROBERTS and JOHN ROBERTS, the younger.

Settlement Papers:

  9 Mar 1729, Jane WOONE & son (& Probus) 20 Sep 1776, John CARTER (& Werrington)
  8 Aug 1736, Michael & Jane RICKARD (& Egloshayle) 17 May 1847, Richard TREBELL (& St Breock)
  4 Mar 1756, Nicholas TONKIN (& Probus)  


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.

  1 Jul 1626, Nicholas PEETER 17 May 1749, John BENNETT, mariner
  15 Feb 1656, Richard PETERS 21 Oct 1752, Philippa ANDREW
  21 Jul 1697, Richi HOOPER 5 Dec 1773, John ANDREW
  3 Jun 1708, Philip THOMAS 17 Aug 1777, Joseph ANDREW
  7 Oct 1721, Samuel THOMAS 3 Nov 1777, Thomas ANDREW
  15 May 1736, Thomas ANDREW 9 Mar 1791, Richard HOOPER
  4 Mar 1746, William GULLY 4 Dec 1818, bond relating to the property of Ann HOOPER
  5 Sep 1746, Henry BETTISON 8 Jun 1838, Walter ANDREW
  30 Mar 1748, George PHILLIPS 1 May 1844, bond relating to the property of William HOOPER

Transcriptions of MIs in the church graveyard are available here and those for the cemetery adjacent to the church are here.

The 1861 Poor Rate Assessment contains names of many parish residents.

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


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 St Enoder at, then drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a specific location on the map.


Newlyn East, Colan, St Columb Major, St Dennis, St Stephen in Brannel and Ladock.


  1. St Enoder (St Enodor) 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 n426). Also downloadable as a pdf.
  2. Phillimore's Marriages Vol XX transcripts including St Enoder (transcribed and in our database). For the Contents page, keep clicking Next until page 7/159 appears.