The parish of
The Online Parish Clerk for Maker is Gillian Kempster, who can be
For information about, and contact details for, the
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 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.
Parish of Maker:
Tything of Vaultershome (the part of the parish near
Kingsand, formerly part of Devon):
23 Apr 1592,
Oct 1746, Joan GENNYS
3 Feb 1598,
5 Mar 1747,
24 Jun 1606,
23 May 1748,
1647, Richard TREVILL (extract)
31 Jul 1748,
Feb 1740, James TOMLINSON
Oct 1778, John ALLEN
2 Jan 1742,
Jul 1827, Mary Ann HUTCHINS
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 Maker Cornwall at
drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a
specific location on the map.
Rame, St John,
Torpoint (post-1819) and Millbrook
- Maker 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.
Heraldic Church Notes from Cornwall; containing the Heraldry and
Genealogical Particulars on every Memorial in Ten Churches in the
Deanery of East, by Arthur J. Jewers, F.S.A. Includes
extracts from parish registers &c.
Contributed by Diane Donohue
The Clock Tower
A typical narrow lane