The parish of
A separate parish until 1779, when it was combined with
The Church - click thumbnails to enlarge
© Mike Gabriel
The Online Parish Clerk for Minster is Mike Gabriel, who can be
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 alternative resources.
Transcriptions completed by the OPC are in 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.
To view some Monumental Inscriptions found at
Minster Church, click here.
dated 17 August
1768, naming Nicholas UGLOE of Verdown.
Other documents mentioning several parishes,
including Minster, can be found
For further resources see 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 Minster at
drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a
specific location on the map.
Lanteglos by Camelford,
- Minster 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 Parochial and Family History of the Parishes of Forrabury
and Minster, by Sir John Maclean, F.S.A, first published in
Phillimore's Marriages Vol I transcripts including Minster
(transcribed and in our