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The Parish Church c, 1905
Argalls' Series Postcard

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The OPC (Genealogy) for Germoe is Liz Newbery, who can be contacted at

Contact details for the current Parish Council can be found here.
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 for C-PROP is here.


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



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.

21 Mar 1744, Joseph RICHARDS 21 Mar 1747, Peter KITCHEN/KITCHING 

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


St Hilary, Breage and Godolphin (post-1848).


  1. Germoe is included in The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume II by Davies Gilbert, William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in 1838 (page 80). Also downloadable as a pdf.
  2. The Story of an Ancient Parish by H. R. Coultard, M. A., first published in 1913
  3. Phillimore's Marriages Vol V transcripts including Germoe (transcribed and in our database)