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The parish of

WEEK ST MARY


Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Week St Mary is Dallas Manicom who can be contacted by Email.

Please visit my website for miscellaneous records OTHER THAN parish transcriptions - the latter are fully searchable in our database.

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.


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:

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

OTHER:

Voters Lists:

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

Wills:

A list of available Wills and Probate Documents. Copies of those marked as CRO can be ordered from here using the appropriate reference.  For those marked as NA enter the reference in the search box on this page and follow the onscreen instructions.

  10 Mar 1602, Walter HOARE 17 May 1659, George CAWSEY
  24 May 1648, Thomas CORY 6 May 1688, John LEIGH
  5 Jun 1655, Thomas MILTON 26 Feb 1768, James HONNEY
  18 Oct 1656, William MORRIS alias SKYNNER 13 Jul 1772, James HONNEY
  Proved 20 Nov 1656, William PETICK/PETHICK 7 May 1818, Edward BAYNES, Revd.
  6 May 1657, William MILTON 2 Jan 1852, Walter GEE, rector

For 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 Week St Mary 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:

Jacobstow, Poundstock, Marhamchurch, Whitstone, North Tamerton, North Petherwin and Warbstow.

ONLINE BOOKS:

  1. Week St Mary 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 XXV transcripts including Week St Mary (transcribed and in our database). For the Contents page, keep clicking Next until page 8/184 appears.