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The parish of

LANDRAKE with ST ERNEY

 


Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Landrake is Angela Wood, who can be contacted by Email.

Contact details for the current parish council can be found here.
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 and other resources, please see our online searchable database (C-PROP) which is updated frequently, the parish coverage page is here.

DIRECTORIES:

Please visit the University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.

OTHER:

Settlement Papers:

  1. dated 17 Nov 1820, John RICKARD and family, Sheviock to Landrake

Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52
  2. 1852/53
  3. 1864/65

Wills:

4 Sep 1576, Anthony WILLE 15 Aug 1748, Samuel KEMPSTER

For more information regarding history, population, etc., 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 Landrake 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:

Quethiock, Pillaton, St Stephens by Saltash, Sheviock, St Germans and Tideford (post-1845).

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. Landrake 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 360). Also downloadable as a pdf.
  2. Phillimore's Marriages Vol XXI transcripts including Landrake and St Erney (transcribed and in our database). For the Contents page, keep clicking Next until page 7/151 appears.
  3. 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