CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive


The parish of

ILLOGAN


Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Illogan is David E Crocker, who can be contacted by Email.

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.


PARISH INFORMATION

CENSUS:

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.

REGISTERS:

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

DIRECTORIES:

For information, see GenUKI or visit the University of Leicester's Directories website, which has many directories online to view for free.

OTHER:

Obituaries of Emigrants:

Dates could be of death or of newspaper publication. Other obituaries, where the parish name isn't specified, can be found in our resources section.

  1. 29 May 1880, Hugh PHILLIPS

Overseers Accounts:

  1. 1825 - 1827, containing many names of parish residents

Voters Lists:

  1. 1832 & 1833

Wills:

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.

  26 Aug 1603, John HARRYE (noncupative) 20 Oct 1746, Nathaniel POTE
  16 Sep 1737, Thomas ROBERTS 31 May 1747, William CRASE
  27 Dec 1744, Edmond ROGGERS 8 Aug 1748, Henry CRAZE
  7 Aug 1745, Clement UREN 31 Dec 1814, John PENBERTHY
  27 Feb 1746, Thomas PERROW  

For more information regarding History, Population, and much more, visit GenUKI.

MAPS:

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 Illogan 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.

ADJACENT PARISHES:

Camborne, Tuckingmill (post-1845), Mount Hawke (post-1847), Treleigh (post-1871), Redruth, Pencoys (post-1881) and Treslothan (post-1845).

Illogan 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 234). Also downloadable as a pdf.