CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive


The parish of


created 1846

Pendeen Parish Church Pendeen Parish Church
The Parish Church
© Anthea Augustson

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Pendeen is Bob Bolitho, who can be contacted at

 For information about, and contact details for, the current town council of St Just in Penwith, please see this website.
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 alternative resources.


For Parish Register information and other resources, please see our searchable database(C-PROP). The C-PROP parish coverage page is here.


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


Memorial Inscriptions:

  Pendeen Church Graveyard  

A few photographs are available here.

Obituaries of Emigrants:

Dates could be of death or of newspaper publication

  1. 24 Feb 1925, Mrs. TREZISE

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 Just in Penwith or Pendeen at, then drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a specific location on the map.


St Just in Penwith, Morvah and Sancreed.


Trewellard Methodist Chapel Trewellard Wesleyan Sunday School
© Anthea Augustson