The parish of
There is no OPC (Genealogy) for Laneast. If you are interested in
volunteering, please contact our coordinator, Diane Donohue, at
To find details of the current Parish Council see
Contact details for the church can be found by searching
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
Parish Register information and other resources, please see our online searchable database
(C-PROP) which is updated frequently, the parish coverage page is
Please visit the
University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.
- dated 16 Jun 1755, naming Jone MARK, Antoney,
Robert and William GIMBLET
1851/52 & 1852/53
1856/57 & 1864/65
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.
For more 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 Laneast at
drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a
specific location on the map.
- Laneast 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 376). Also downloadable as a pdf.
Phillimore's Marriages Vol
II transcripts including Laneast
(transcribed and in our