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The parish of

LEWANNICK

Lewannick Church Lewannick Church
The Parish Church
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Cornwall Online Parish ClerksThe Online Parish Clerk for Lewannick is Sue Mutton, who can be contacted by Email.


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 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:

Lewannick entries in the Post Office Directory for Cornwall, 1856

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

OTHER:

Indentures & Other Documents:

  1. An Indenture, dated 27 March 1766, naming John HOCKEN of Michaelstow and William HOCKEN of this parish.
  2. A Bill, dated 5 Mar 1767, from Mr William HOCKEN to Cory CARPENTER for services rendered. View here.

Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52
  2. 1852/53
  3. 1856/57
  4. 1864/65

Wills:

  18 Aug 1739, Jane WADGE 26 Oct 1795, William HOCKEN (dispute over)
  28 Nov 1748, John HODGE 9 Jul 1748, Mary HOCKEN
  7 May 1778, Henry WADGE 13 May 1843, Richard HONEY

For further information regarding history, population, etc., visit GenUKI.

MAPS:

For a Parish Locator map, please click here. Lewannick can be located at coordinates J - 7.

For further map information, please visit GenUKI (Genealogy - United Kingdom & Ireland).

To see a current, zoomable Ordnance Survey map, please visit MultiMap, or for maps and satellite images use Google Maps.

ADJACENT PARISHES:

Altarnun, Trewen, South Petherwin, Lezant and North Hill.

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. Lewannick 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 XIV transcripts including Lewannick (transcribed and in our database)
  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