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Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Tresmeer is Judith Upton who can be contacted by Email. This email address is for genealogy enquiries only, Judith is not the current Clerk to the Parish Council.

For information about (and contact details for) the current parish council, 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 online searchable database (C-PROP) which is updated frequently and GenUKI. The C-PROP parish coverage page is here.


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


Bastardy/Filiation Documents:

  1. dated 16 Jun 1755, naming Jone MARK, Antoney, Robert and William GIMBLET

Settlement Documents:

  5 Feb 1731, Isaac & Elizabeth DONEY & family (& Egloskerry) 17 Apr 1791, Richard & Margery COOPER (& Egloskerry)
  3 Jan 1753, Degory & Mary ROGERS & family (& Altarnun) 15 Jan 1801, Richard & Margery CREEPER (& Egloskerry)

Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52. 1852/53, 1856/57 & 1864/65


  29 May 1571, Thomas ARUNDELL 30 May 1656, Richard COURTNEY
  20 Feb 1600, Thomasyn HARRY 10 Mar 1656, Margery DODGE
8 Jan 1613, Thomas HARRIES 20 Oct 1656, Nicholas BOWHEY, nuncupative
  24 Jan 1638, Raph BYRD 4 Feb 1744, Richard DINNER
  3 Dec 1653, Degory DODGE 29 Oct 1746, Abel MARSHALL
  20 Jun 1655, John HARRY 20 Oct 1751, John JEWELL
  10 Oct 1655, Johan HARRIS/HARRIES  

For 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 Tresmeer at, then drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a specific location on the map.


  1. Tresmere 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. The Cornwall Register by John Wallis, A.M. F.S.S., then Vicar of Bodmin, printed 1847. If the in-built search produces no results, use the index pages (474-476) to find your parish of interest. Tables of statistics and other data can be found at the beginning of the book, starting at page n9.


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