The parish of
© Julia Mitchell
The volunteer as Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Lamorran is
Julia Mitchell, who can be contacted at
For information about (and contact details for) the current parish
council, please see
page for St Michael Penkevil.
Contact details for the church can be found by searching
Information can be found at
COCP (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.
Parish Register information, please see our online searchable database
(C-PROP) which is updated frequently. The parish coverage page is
For information, see GenUKI or visit the
University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.
dated 9 Feb 1755, mentioning
John Powell of this Parish and Edward Powell Junr and Anne Manuel, both of
- dated 1 Aug
1803, involving William JOHNS of this parish.
Lists of rectors (and some curates) from 1327 -
1893 are available
For further 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 Lamorran at
drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a
specific location on the map.
St. Michael Penkevil,
Ruan Lanihorne and
Lamorran 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 356). Also downloadable as a pdf.