The Cornish Lookup Library

 

CORNISH VOLUNTEER LOOK-UP LIBRARY

The Library was created 9 May 1998 through the collective efforts of the Cornish Mailing Lists on Rootsweb

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24 February 2019


BULLETIN BOARD

Grass Valley, California "St. Piran's Day Celebration"
March 2, 2019

Check Grass Valley Downtown for Event Information

23rd ANNUAL GATHER OF CALIFORNIA CORNISH COUSINS

Sonora, California, USA

June 14-16, 2019

CORNISH-AMERICAN HERITAGE SOCIETY

There will no be gathering in 2019. Watch this space for information on the 2020 Gathering.

 


 

For a Cornish-L Lapel Pin (pictured above) $15.00 US Please Contact Jan Davis


"Lost" Cornish Photo Gallery  

24 February 2019

TABLE OF CONTENTS

PARISH LOOKUPS

INDEXES/LINKS

DIRECTORY LOOKUPS

LOOKUP EXCHANGE

CEMETERY TRANSCRIPTS ON LINE

HISTORY RESOURCES

THE BOOK ROOM

GENEALOGICAL SOCIETIES & STUDIES

MISCELLANEOUS


PARISH LOOKUPS

Guidelines: Click on the name of the volunteer to bring up a mail window. Be sure and enter LOOKUP in the subject line.

Enter as much information as possible (first & last names, dates, etc.)

Be sure you've provided your name and email address.

Note: The St.'s are NOT under S, but under the first letter of the parish (i.e. St. Austell is under "A")

The Malcolm McCarthy Document Collection

On-Line Parish Clerks (OPC)

Online Parish Clerks - Searchable Database (C-PROP)  

Additonal Parish Resources

 

Don't forget - these are volunteers. A "Thank You" is always appreciated!

Pictures of Ludgvan

contributed by Geoff Semmens

 


INDEXES/LINKS

IGI

Indexes

Censuses

Cornwall Online Census Project - PROJECT COMPLETE!

Free BMD


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DIRECTORY LOOKUPS

Bibliotheca Cornubiensis, Vol I & II 1874, Vol III 1882

G.C. Boase and W.P. Courtney, London, Longman's Green

Open
Kelly's Directory of Devonshire & Cornwall 1883 ed Open
Pigot's National Commercial Directory of Cornwall 1830 facsimile ed 1993 Open
Essays in Cornish Mining History by D. B. Barton (1968 and 1970) (Indexed) Maurine Nuttall
A Commissioners in Lunacy - Record of Patients - a book detailing
patients from 1857-1906. The pages have printed rows and columns with headings and each patient has been entered by hand (a nice example of how people used to write)
Nigel Trewin
Stone & Quarrymen of Cornwall and Devon A Genealogical Directory of stone workers, including builders and related industries, 1750 - 1900. Over 17,000 names listed and many, many strays Contributed by Joan in Colorado On Line Resource

LOOKUP EXCHANGE - OTHER LISTS OR SITES

 


Chris Uphill's Cemetery Inscriptions

A combined index which currently includes Towednack Churchyard, Longstone Cemetery, St.Euny Redruth (part), Penponds Cemetery, Camborne Centenary Wesleyan Cemetery, Camborne Parish Churchyard (part), Barnoon Cemetery, Quethiock Churchyard, Quethiock Cemetery, Landrake Churchyard and Callington Churchyard (part)

Historic Cemeteries of Nevada County, CA, USA


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HISTORY

Maps

Cornish History Timeline

England's Immigrant Database


THE BOOK ROOM

This is a library of selected Cornish book suggestions for your reading pleasure.

 


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GENEALOGICAL SOCIETIES & STUDIES

WITHELL One Name Study

CARBIS One-Name Study

Cornwall Family History Society, Cornwall, UK

Pacific Northwest Cornish Society

Nevada County, CA, USA - Genealogical Society

Braud One-Name Society - (Email)

SYMONS One Name Study

California Cornish Cousins

COAD Family


MISCELLANEOUS

AUTHENTIC CORNISH RECIPES 

Cornwall Cam

CORNISH WEB SITES excellent links  

ROOTSWEB CORNISH MESSAGE BOARD


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