CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive


The parish of

VERYAN


The Parish Church


East End & Tower

 
Part of Graveyard

 
Nave & Chancel

 
Font

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Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Veryan is David Trounce, 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 - 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 University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.

OTHER:

To view transcriptions of some MIs, click here.

Settlement Documents:

  12 Mar 1756, Mary HARRIS & daughters (& Probus) 3 Aug 1784, Catherine HARRIS (& Probus)
  20 Jul 1767, Mary LIDDICOAT (& Probus)  

War Memorial:


 
General View

 
Detail

 
1914-18 Names

 
1939-45 Names
 
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Wills:

  14 Apr 1690, Edward SLADE 6 Mar 1747, William HALL
  25 Jan 1744, Richard COLLET 28 Mar 1827, naming Zacharias LANGDON of this parish

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 Veryan 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:

Philleigh, Ruan Lanihorne, Cornelly, Cuby with Tregony & St Michael Caerhayes

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. Veryan 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 XXIII transcripts including Veryan (transcribed and in our database). For the Contents page, keep clicking Next until page 7/153 appears.


The sea at Portloe, parish of Veryan