CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive
The parish of
ST GLUVIAS (PENRYN)
The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for St Gluvias is Graham Warmington, who is currently unavailable. In the meantime Gillian Hart offers help with research. She can be contacted by Email.
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.
Other Trade Directories for Cornwall can be searched online here.
Bastardy Bonds: these usually name the local Churchwardens, Overseers of the Poor and Justices of the Peace, as well as the couple concerned.
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 Penryn 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.
Graham maintains a book list on his website.