The parish of
The Parish Church
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The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for St Mabyn is Bob Hambly,
who can be contacted by
For information about (and contact details for) the current parish
council, 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 alternate resources.
For Parish Register information, please see our searchable database (C-PROP)
which is updated frequently, GenUKI and the
LDS website, Library section. The C-PROP parish coverage page is
For information, see the University of
Leicester's website of Historical Directories
- dated 28 Jun 1770, naming Thomas MORRISH of this Parish.
Indentures & Other Legal Documents:
- For an Indenture, dated 2 Mar 1795 and
mentioning John ENYS, John, Elizabeth and Mary BAWDEN, John BUSCOMB and William
BAWDEN, click here.
- An Indenture,
21 Mar 1818, naming Christopher BAWDEN, John BAWDEN, Elizabeth LOBB and
Henry MENHINNICK of this parish.
- Bodmin & Wadebridge Railway,
purchase of land,
dated 13 Nov 1834, mentioning Richard ANDREW of this Parish.
- An Indenture,
dated 26 Nov
1861, concerning shares, cottages and land in this parish and naming
George HAMLEY, Richard ANDREWS and Thomas PARRY.
Indenture, dated 28 Sep 1863 but mentioning earlier agreements by John and
Hugh HARRY of this Parish.
31 Jan 1574,
Robert HILL (proved 1598)
10 Feb 1876, James PINCH
1604, William HAMLIE
12 Nov 1884, George HAMLEY
Jan 1744, Nickholas MINHINICK
10 Feb 1892, John BREWER
||16 Jul 1819
1896 and 1897, Cyril Onslow PETER-HOBLYN
1841, John BUSCOMB
24 Apr 1899, John RICKARD
Mar 1843, John WARNE
23 Feb 1901, Ernest Pomeroy PETER-HOBLYN (Probate)
Feb 1862, Thomas WARNE
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
To enjoy a "walk" around this parish, search for St Mabyn at
drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a
specific location on the map.
St Kew, St
Tudy, Blisland and
- St Mabyn 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.
Phillimore's Marriages Vol
II transcripts including St Mabyn
(transcribed and in our
The Parochial and Family History of the Parishes of St Mabyn &
Michaelstow, by Sir John Maclean, F.S.A