The parish of
The Parish Church
The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Menheniot is Sue Mutton, who can be
contacted by Email.
For information about (and contact details for) the current parish
council, please see
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.
Parish Register information and other resources, please see our online searchable database
(C-PROP) which is updated frequently. The parish coverage page is
Menheniot entries in
- The Post
Office Directory, 1856.
The Post Office Directory, 1873.
Kelly's Directory, 1883.
Kelly's Directory, 1889.
For further information, see GenUKI or visit the
University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.
11 Jan 1759, Joseph TREISER & family
1848/49, account for the resettlement of Ann PAWLY and
family between Sheviock and Menheniot
proved 26 Jun 1747, John HONY
proved 28 Apr 1748, Samuel SWIGG
dated 15 Dec 1748, John ROWLY
proved 6 Feb 1761, Joseph SOBY
proved 2 Sep 1763, Hannah MUTTON
proved 19 Oct 1781, Margrett SOBY
- dated 9 Feb 1810, George HICKS
dated 23 Oct 1820, Robert HANCOCK
proved 20 Nov 1856, Richard KELLY
For an Indenture, dated 15 Nov 1788, concerning
Davey's Trewint in this parish,
The Menheniot entry from Magna Britain : volume 3
by Daniel & Samuel Lysons, 1814 can be viewed
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 Menheniot at
drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a
specific location on the map.
Cleer, St Ive,
Menheniot 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.
The Cornwall Register by John Wallis, 1847. A brief summary of the
parish starting on page 345, plus entries in the various tables found
throughout the book (use the search function). A pdf is available
A Compendium of the History of Cornwall (1880) by John Jeremiah
Daniell. A brief summary on page n167 and other references throughout
Phillimore's Marriages Vol
(transcribed and in our