CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive


The parish of

ST IVE

is located in South East Cornwall and should not be confused with St. Ives, which is on the Atlantic Ocean side of South West Cornwall.


Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for St Ive is Sue Mutton, who can be contacted by Email.

For the contact details of 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 alternative resources.

REGISTERS:

For Parish Register information, please see the OPC's website or 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:

Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52 for this parish
  2. 1852/53
  3. 1864/65

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.

1 Feb 1571, James COWCHE 23 Sep 1739, William MORSHEAD
  27 Sep 1576, John WRAYE/WREYE, Esq. 3 Jul 1748, George COCK
  19 Apr 1597, John WREY, Esq. 2 Aug 1787, John COAD

Transcription of a bastardy bond dated 3 Jun 1818, naming Jenney STEPHENS of Pillaton and William DAW of the Parish.

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 St Ive 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:

St Cleer, Linkinhorne, South Hill, Callington, St Mellion, Quethiock and Menheniot.

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. St Ive (St Eve) is included in The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume I by Davies Gilbert, William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in 1838 (page n448). Also downloadable as a pdf.
  2. Venning's New Century Postal Directory of 20 Parishes in East Cornwall, published 1901. Included several pages of advertisements from local businesses, as well as being a parish directory