Parish Registers held at the Morrab Library

Parishes are listed in alphabetical order.

St Anthony in Meneage Parish

Mor/Reg/1  Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab (Hard copies)

Baptisms:  Nov. 1660 – Nov. 1812 (Hard copies)
Burials:      Dec. 1678 – Nov 1811 (Hard copies)
Marriages  Feb. 1668 – Aug. 1809 (Hard copies)

More information

On Line Baptisms OPC Site Baptisms 1597 – 1901

Marriages 1726 – 1900

Burials 1597 – 1901

OPC  Diane Donohue  E-mail

On-line Census Transcribed by volunteers for the Cornwall Census Project .

1841 1851 1861  1881

St Buryan Parish

Mor/Reg/2  Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

Baptisms Sep. 1653 – Dec. 1812 (Hard Copy)
Burials     Nov. 1653 – Dec. 1812 (Hard Copy)
Transcribed by W. Treffry Hoblyn (Volume 1 Baptisms dated 1930) and presented to the Library by the Transcriber.
Baptisms 1813 – 1849  (Hard Copy)
Marriages 1813 – 1906 (Hard Copy)
Burials  1813 – 1907  (Hard Copy)
Transcribed as part of the Cornwall On-Line Parish Clerk Project and presented to the Library by the Transcriber. (Box 11)
1841 Census (Hard Copy)

For  more information click here including the on-line Census Transcribed by volunteers for the Cornwall Census Project, & here for  lots more information on St Buryan and surrounding area.

O.P.C. Corinne Thompson OPC Web Page.

Gulval Parish

Mor/ C929.342375. The Parish Registers of Gulval (alias Lanisley) in the County of Cornwall (1598 – 1812); edited with an appendix and notes, by George Bown Millet and William Bolitho. Published by Beare & Son, Penzance, 1893. Bound 172 pp. 25cms. 2 Hard copies.

Part 1:
Baptisms pp 1  – 23
Marriages pp 25 -33
Burials pp 35 -51
Part 2:
Baptisms pp 53 -83
Marriages pp 85 -95
Burials pp 97 -118
Red/ Ledger contains for 1813 -1837:
Baptisms pp  1 – 50 hard copies
Marriages pp 51 -65 hard copies
Burials pp 66 -87 hard copies
Index pp 88 108. hard copies
also
Baptisms 1813 – 1886 hard copies
Marriages 1813 – 1905 hard copies
Burials 1800 – 1900 hard copies

Gwinear Parish

Mor/Reg/8  Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

Baptisms:

May 1727 – Feb 1780 hard Copies
Feb  1780 -Dec 1798 hard copies
Jan   1799 -Dec 1817 hard Copies

For lots more information click here.

O.P.C. Roger Shirley E-mail and website with some on-line records.

Halsetown Parish

MOR/: Marriages 1860 – 1901. Hard Copy

For lots more information click here & here

O.P.C. Rick Parsons Email and website some records on line. Use your back button to return to this site.

Isles of Scilly

Mor/Reg/20  Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

St Mary Marriages: Nov. 1726 – Dec. 1812

Photocopy of ms. transcription by W. Hambley Rowe 1925. With some records of Scilly marriages elsewhere.

For lots more information click here

OPC  Walter Badge E-mail and website with online burial records

St Just in Penwith

MOR/REG/11.  Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

Baptisims  March 1612 – Dec. 1812 (pp 1 – 113)
Burials      March 1599 – Mar. 1711 (pp 115 -140)
Printed  – persumably by Rev. Taylor with other parish notes. Source not given.

In envelope contained in folder .25cms.

For lots more information click here & here.

O.P.C. Bob Bolitho email.

St Levan Parish

Mor/Reg/12.  Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

Baptisms:  Apr. 1700 – Dec 1812
Burials:     Jul.   1700 – Oct. 1812.

Transcribed by W. Treffry Hoblyn 1931 and presented to the Library by the Transcriber.

For lots more information click here & here

O.P.C. Pat Banks

Marazion Parish

Mor/Reg/10 Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab See St Hilary

For lots more information click here

O.P.C. June Nicholls OPC Web Site

Madron Parish

MOR/REG/14.  Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

Baptisms: Sep. 1592 – Jul. 1726
Burials:     May 1577 – Jul. 1681
Marriages Sep. 1577 – Jan 1678

See C929.342375. The first book of the Parish Register of Madron in the County of Cornwall: edited, with an Appendix and Notes, by George Bown Millet, Beare & son, Penzance, 1877. With Index. Also extracts from other Registers relating to Madron families. 140pp. 26cms. 2 copies.

For lots more information click here & here

O.P.C. Patricia Hard

The Morrab library has hand bound copies of the parish registers for Baptisms 1592 – 1812, Burials 1577 – 1812.

St Michaels Mount

MOR/ Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab.

For lots more information click here.

O.P.C.  June Nicholls OPC Web Site

Morvah Parish

Mor/Reg/ 15.   Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

Baptisms:  Apr. 1650 – Dec. 1837
Burials:     Mar. 1655 – Dec. 1837
Marriage  Aug. 1813 – Apr. 1837.

Transcribed by W. Treffry Hoblyn 1934.

For lots more information click here & here

O.P.C. Kathie Weigel Email  and website

Newlyn St Peter Parish

Mor/Reg/16 Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab See Paul Parish.

For lots more information click here & here.

O.P.C.Stella Wright Email.

Paul Parish

MOR/REG/16. Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

Baptisms Oct. 1595 – Jan 1732
Jan. 1732 – Dec 1802
Jan 1800 – Dec 1812 (note overlap).
Burials     Jul. 1595 – Dec. 1800
Jan. 1801 – Dec. 1812

Transcribed by W Treffry Hoblyn (n.d.) and presented to the Library by the Transcriber.

The Paul parish includes the villages of Paul, Mousehole, Newlyn, Sheffield and the surrounding area. For lots more information click here & here

O.P.C. Stella Wright  EMail

Pendeen Parish

Mor/Reg/11 Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab see St Just Parish.

For lots more information click here & here

O.P.C. Margaret Owens  Email

Penzance Parish

See copies of Mor/Reg/14  the Madron Parish Registers held at the Morrab.

For lots more information Penzance St John click here

For lots more information Penzance St Paul click here

For lots more information Penzance St Mary click here and here.

O.P.C. for all Susan Evans Shaw  Email.

Perranuthnoe Parish

Mor/Reg/17 Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

Baptisms:  Apr. 1562 – Nov. 1812
Burials:     Oct. 1562 – Dec. 1812

Transcribed by W. Treffry Hoblyn 1931

For lots more information click here

O.P.C. Al Kline  Email

Sancreed Parish

Mor/Reg/19 Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab

Baptisms July 1566 – Jul 1695
July 1695 – Aug. 1812
Burials   Apr. 1579 – Aug 1761
Aug. 1761 – Dec. 1812
Marriages 1559 – 1837

OPC Gwen Attridge Email and website has put these records plus others on line.

Transcribed by W. Treffry Hoblyn (n.d.) and presented to the Library by the Transcriber.

For lots more information click here and here.

Sennen Parish

MOR/REG/21. Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab.

Baptisms Apr. 1700 – Nov. 1812
Burials     Dec. 1700 – Nov. 1812

Transcribed by W. Treffry Hoblyn 1930 and presented to the Library by the transcriber.

O.P.C. George Pritchard  Email website these records on line plus others on line.

For more information click here and here.

Towednack Parish

Mor/ Reg/22.  Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab.

Baptisms: Oct. 1676 – Dec. 1812
Burials:     Sep. 1683 – Dec. 1812

Transcribed by W. Treffty Hoblyn 1931 and presented to the Library by the Transcriber.

For lots more information click here and here

O.P.C. Rick Parsons Email website. Lots of on-line records.

Zennor Parish

Mor/Reg/23.  Copies of the Parish Registers held at the Morrab.

Baptisms:  Nov. 1599 – Jun 1837
Burials:      Apr. 1713 – Jun. 1837
Marriage:  Jan 1813 – Jul. 1837

Transcribed by W. Treffry Hoblyn 1934 and presented to the Library by the Transcriber.

For lots more information click here and here .

OPC  Diane Donohue Email .