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The parish of

TOWEDNACK


The Online Parish Clerk for Towednack is Rick Parsons, who can be contacted by Email.

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PARISH INFORMATION

CENSUS:

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.

REGISTERS:

For Parish Register information and other resources, 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 University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.

OTHER:

Wills:

  1. dated 8 Jul 1746, Roger RENODEN

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

MAPS:

For a Parish Locator map, please click here. Towednack can be located at coordinates B - 3.

For further map information, please visit GenUKI (Genealogy - United Kingdom & Ireland).

To see a current, zoomable Ordnance Survey map, please visit MultiMap, or for maps and satellite images use Google Maps.

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. Towednack 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. A history of the parishes of St. Ives, Lelant, Towednack and Zennor by John Hobson Matthews
  3. Phillimore's Marriages Vol III transcripts including Towednack (transcribed and in our database)

ADJACENT PARISHES:

Zennor, Gulval, Ludgvan, Lelant, Halsetown (post-1848) and St Ives (pre-1848)