CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive

 

The parish of

ST LEVAN

The Minack Theatre
The Minack Theatre
© Karen Start 
Logan Rock, St Levan
Restoration of the Logan Rock (rocking stone) c. 1824
© Malcolm McCarthy
   

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish  Clerk (Genealogy) for St Levan is Corinne Thompson who can be contacted by email.

For information about (and contact details for) the current parish council, please see this website.
Contact details for the church can be found by searching here.


PARISH INFORMATION

CENSUS:

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.

REGISTERS:

For Parish Register information, please see our online searchable database (C-PROP) which is updated frequently. The parish coverage page is here.

DIRECTORIES:

For information, see GenUKI or visit the University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.

OTHER:

Memorial Inscriptions:

  St Levan Methodist Burial Ground  

A few photographs are available here

Obituaries of Emigrants:

An index is available in our searchable database and full transcripts in our resources section.

For 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 St Levan 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:

Sennen and St Buryan.

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. St Levan 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.
  2. Phillimore's Marriages Vol III transcripts including St Levan (transcribed and in our database)

MORE PHOTOGRAPHS:

Click thumbnails to enlarge
All photographs © Anthea Augustson
The Parish Church A pew end Church Interior