CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive


The parish of

TREWEN


Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The OPC (Genealogy) for Trewen is Sue Mutton, who can be contacted by Email.
 
For information about (and contact details for) the current parish council, please see this website.


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:

Please visit 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:

Bastardy/Filiation Documents:-

  1. dated 27 Mar 1774 and naming William POPE of St Truen

Memorial Inscriptions:-

  1. DOIDGE & BARBER

Voters Lists:-

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

Wills:-

  1. 23 Apr 1800, John PROUT(E)
  2. 31 Dec 1824, William BATH
  3. 4 Feb 1829, Mary BATH

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 Trewen 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:

Laneast, Egloskerry, St Thomas by Launceston, South Petherwin, Lewannick & Altarnun

ONLINE BOOKS:

Trewen 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.