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The parish of

QUETHIOCK


Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Quethiock is Peter Smith, who can be contacted by Email.


PARISH INFORMATION

CENSUS:

Information can be found at COCP (the 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.

REGISTERS:

For Parish Register information, please see our online searchable database (C-PROP), which is updated frequently, and GenUKI. The C-PROP parish coverage page is here.

DIRECTORIES:

For information, see the Cornwall Towns & Parishes link on GenUKI or visit the University of Leicester's Historical Directory website.

OTHER:

Voters Lists:

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

Wills:

  5 Mar 1654, Weymond LEIGH of Leigh 4 Jun 1747, Richard LAWS
  5 Jan 1745, Ann MOON 16 Sep 1747, John EUSTACE

For more information regarding history, population, etc., visit GenUKI.

MAPS:

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 Quethiock at http://maps.google.co.uk/, then drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a specific location on the map.

ADJACENT PARISHES:

Menheniot, St Ive, St Mellion, Pillaton, Landrake, Tideford (post-1845) and St Germans (pre-1845).

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. Quethiock is included in The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume III by Davies Gilbert, William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in 1838 (page 370). Also downloadable as a pdf from here.
  2. 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