The parish of
The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Lelant is Chris Uphill, who can be
contacted by Email.
Please visit my
for more information, transcriptions and photographs. I also suggest
you visit 'Lelant',
the website of Maxwell Adams.
For information about (and contact details for) the current town
council for St Ives, please see
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.
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 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
images use Google Maps.
To enjoy a "walk" around this parish, search for Lelant at
drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a
specific location on the map.
Halsetown (post-1848), Carbis Bay
(post-1913), Hayle St Elwyn (post-1888),
St Erth and
- Lelant 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.
A history of the parishes of St. Ives, Lelant, Towednack and
Zennor by John Hobson Matthews
Phillimore's Marriages Vol
IX transcripts including Lelant
(transcribed and in our