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St Mellion Church
The Parish Church
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Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for St Mellion is Angela Wood, who can be contacted by Email.
The contact details for the current Parish Council are here.
Contact details for the church can be found by searching here.



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 online searchable database (C-PROP) which is updated frequently. The parish coverage page is here.


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


Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52
  2. 1852/53
  3. 1864/65


  Mar 1551/1552?, Peter CORRITON 2 Jan 1680, Mary TREVISA
  24 May 1635, John TRAPLING 13 Mar 1724, Jane JANE
  17 Oct 1653, Robert GODGECOMBE 17 Oct 1727, John HOSKINS
  30 Mar 1654, Thomas ELLIOTT 17 Aug 1736, Sir John CORYTON
  14 Jul 1654, Jone RAWE 11 Aug 1741, Dame Rachell CORYTON
  21 May 1659, John AXWORTHY 18 Oct 1748, John HODGE
  6 Jul 1673, William TREVISSA 15 Jul 1765, Joan HELYAR
  15 Dec 1680, William TREVISA 1 Oct 1816, Weston HELYAR

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 images use Google Maps.

To enjoy a "walk" around this parish, search for St Mellion at, then drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a specific location on the map.


Quethiock, St Ive, Callington, St Dominick and Pillaton.


  1. St Mellion 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 XVII transcripts including St Mellion (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