The parish of
Contact details for the current parish council can be found
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 alternate resources.
Parish Register information, please see our online searchable database
(C-PROP) which is updated frequently. The parish coverage page is
Various dates available, which I am happy to search
on request. For further information, see GenUKI or visit the
University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.
19 Jan 1778
naming Susannah HOLMAN, William LEIGH & Mary LEIGH
31 Dec 1822, naming Mary GREGORY & Thomas MASTERS
Lists for 1851/52, 1852/53, 1856/57 and 1864/65.
Tax Returns - various C16 and C17 lists which I am
happy to search on request.
For more information regarding History, Population,
and much more, 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
To enjoy a "walk" around this parish, search for Lawhitton at
drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a
specific location on the map.
South Petherwin, Launceston St Mary
Magdalene, St Stephen by Launceston
and, in Devon, Lifton and Bradstone.
Lawhitton is included in
The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume III by Davies Gilbert,
William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in
1838. Also downloadable as a pdf from here.