Jacobstow, Cornwall Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
 
General overview  
 
General overview  
  
Jacobstow St James is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall.<br>
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Jacobstow St James is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall.<br>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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=== Civil Registration  ===
 
=== Civil Registration  ===
  
Births, marriages and deaths were kept by the government from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.
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Births, marriages and deaths were kept by the government from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.  
  
 
=== Church records  ===
 
=== Church records  ===
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Images of parish registers are available online in historic records (formerly Record Search) Images refer to Cornwall County Record Office reference: P 92<br>  
 
Images of parish registers are available online in historic records (formerly Record Search) Images refer to Cornwall County Record Office reference: P 92<br>  
  
=== Cornwall Online Parish Clerks ===
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=== Cornwall Online Parish Clerks ===
  
An extremely useful resource is the Cornwall Online Parish Clerks page for the parish http://www.cornwall-opc.org/Par_new/h_k/jacobstow.php
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An extremely useful resource is the Cornwall Online Parish Clerks page for the parish http://www.cornwall-opc.org/Par_new/h_k/jacobstow.php  
  
The history, registers and much more have been contributed by the Online Parish clerk for Jacobstow .<br>
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The history, registers and much more have been contributed by the Online Parish clerk for Jacobstow .<br>  
  
 
=== Census records  ===
 
=== Census records  ===
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http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census<br>  
 
http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census<br>  
  
[[Cornwall Online Census Project]]
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[[Cornwall Online Census Project]]  
  
 
=== Probate records  ===
 
=== Probate records  ===
  
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [county] Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [county] Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
  
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
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== Web sites  ==
 
== Web sites  ==
  
Add here any relevant sites that aren't mentioned above.
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Add here any relevant sites that aren't mentioned above.  
  
 
[[Category:Cornwall]]
 
[[Category:Cornwall]]

Revision as of 11:04, 26 August 2010

Jacobstow St James

Contents

Parish History

General overview

Jacobstow St James is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall.

Resources

Civil Registration

Births, marriages and deaths were kept by the government from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records

Overview, Include information for parish registers and Bishop's Transcripts, Contact information for the office holding the original records, Links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

Images of parish registers are available online in historic records (formerly Record Search) Images refer to Cornwall County Record Office reference: P 92

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

An extremely useful resource is the Cornwall Online Parish Clerks page for the parish http://www.cornwall-opc.org/Par_new/h_k/jacobstow.php

The history, registers and much more have been contributed by the Online Parish clerk for Jacobstow .

Census records

Overview, Include any unique information such as the census for X year was destroyed, Collection in FHL and link to catalog, Online sites.

http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census

Cornwall Online Census Project

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [county] Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

There are many maps and gazetteers showing English places. Valuable web sites are:

Web sites

Add here any relevant sites that aren't mentioned above.