The parish of
|A church service at Gwennap Pit, 2002
(Once used by John Wesley)
© Karen Start
The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Gwennap is Sandra Pritchard,
who can be contacted by Email
and who maintains a
Contact details for the current Parish Council can be found
here and the council website is
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
For Parish Register information, please see our online searchable database
(C-PROP) which is updated frequently and GenUKI (link below). The parish
coverage page for C-PROP is here.
For information, see the University of
Leicester's website of Historical Directories
excommunication of Mark SAMPSON
- 10 Oct 1808,
an examination of Alice Stanaway of Ladock, naming Philip MANUEL of Gwennap.
1795-1841, payment details for John & Henry ROWE as entered in
Gwennap Baptisms Register.
1834 List for the parish
For information regarding history, population, etc., visit
For a Parish Locator map, please click
Gwennap can be located at coordinates E - 3.
For further map information, please visit
(Genealogy - United Kingdom & Ireland).
To see a current, zoomable Ordnance Survey map, please visit
MultiMap, or for maps and satellite
St Day (post-1833),
Baldhu (post-1847) and
- Gwennap 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 128). Also downloadable as a pdf.
Phillimore's Marriages Vol
XXV transcripts including Gwennap
(transcribed and in our
database). For the Contents page, keep clicking Next until page 8/184