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The parish of

STRATTON


Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Stratton is Lorraine Beard, who can be contacted by Email.

The contact details for the current Bude-Stratton Town Council can be found here.
Contact details for the church can be found by searching here.


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 alternative 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:

  1830, Pigot's Directory for Stratton & Bude  

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

OTHER:

Transcriptions of some MIs are available here.

Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52
  2. 1852/53
  3. 1856/57
  4. 1864/65

Wills:

  21 Nov 1598, Robert SANDERS 11 Oct 1748, Thomas BAND
  27 May 1600, John BARNE 9 Feb 1809, Joseph HONEY
  13 Jan 1743/4, Edward HALLET  

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 Stratton 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 PARISH:

Bude Haven, Poughill, Launcells and Marhamchurch.

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. Stratton is included in The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume IV by Davies Gilbert, William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in 1838. Also downloadable as a pdf.
  2. Phillimore's Marriages Vol XXI transcripts including Stratton (transcribed and in our database). For the Contents page, keep clicking Next until page 7/151 appears.