CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive
The parish of
St Eval Church stands on a high Plateau 300 feet
above sea level. It is surrounded by the remains of the Coastal
Command Airfield of RAF St Eval, which was built in World War II.
The Church holds the Book of Remembrance for those who served at RAF
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 alternate resources.
The registers in the CRO start in 1695 and go to 1980 for baptisms, 1994 for Marriage and 1951 for Burials. Many have been transcribed and are in our database, see the parish coverage page. To search for records, please see our searchable database (C-PROP) which is updated frequently.
See the University of Leicester's website of Historical Directories.
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.
27 Dec 1662, transcription of a pre-nuptial agreement, relating to the marriage of Martin LIVERTON & Jane MAYE
1 Jan 1663, indenture concerning Trevethan & members of LEVERTON family.
An 18th Century Charm/Spell prepared for Thamson LEVERTON.
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 Eval 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.