Pelynt, Cornwall Genealogy

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PELYNT (St. Nunn), a '''parish''', in the union of Liskeard, hundred of West, E. division of Cornwall, 4 miles (W. N. W.) from West Looe. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51207#s18 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 542-545. Date accessed: 13 March 2013.</ref>  
 
PELYNT (St. Nunn), a '''parish''', in the union of Liskeard, hundred of West, E. division of Cornwall, 4 miles (W. N. W.) from West Looe. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51207#s18 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 542-545. Date accessed: 13 March 2013.</ref>  
  
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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.
  
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Images of parish registers are available online in historic records (formerly Record Search) Images refer to [[Cornwall Record Office]] reference: P 173  
 
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An extremely useful page for research in this parish is the [http://www.cornwall-opc.org/Par_new/n_p/pelynt.php Cornwall Online parish Clerks] page.
  
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<br>Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Cornwall 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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Guide to Pelynt, Cornwall family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Pelynt, Cornwall
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred West
County Cornwall
Poor Law Union Liskeard PLU
Registration District Liskeard
Records begin
Parish registers: 1678
Bishop's Transcripts: 1610
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery West
Diocese Exeter
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Cornwall
Location of Archive
Cornwall Record Office

Contents

Parish History

PELYNT (St. Nunn), a parish, in the union of Liskeard, hundred of West, E. division of Cornwall, 4 miles (W. N. W.) from West Looe. [1]

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

Pelynt, Cornwall Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

BOYD = Boyd's Marriage Index (FindMyPast) - (£)[2]
COPC = Cornwall Online Parish Clerks - free[3]
FMP = FindMyPast - (£)[4][5][6]
FS PRs = England, Cornwall and Devon Parish Registers, 1538-2010 (FamilySearch) - free[7]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[8]
Pelynt, Cornwall Genealogy Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BOYD
1610-1673

COPC 1846-1900
1693-1913
1876-1900
FMP 1614-1837 1610-1837 1700-1837
FS PRs 1846-1902 1610-1907 1876-1900
IGI 1614-1837 1610-1837

Images of parish registers are available online in historic records (formerly Record Search) Images refer to Cornwall Record Office reference: P 173

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

An extremely useful page for research in this parish is the Cornwall Online parish Clerks page.

Census records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 241274.


Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Cornwall 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:

  • 1851 Jurisdiction Maps
  • Vision of Britain

Websites

Pelynt in GENUKI

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 542-545. Date accessed: 13 March 2013.
  2. Percival Boyd, A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online.
  3. 'Coverage by Parish,' Cornwall Online Parish Clerks, accessed 3 December 2013.
  4. 'Cornwall Baptisms', Find My Past, accessed 25 November 2013.
  5. 'Cornwall Marriages', Find My Past, accessed 25 November 2013.
  6. 'Cornwall Burials', Find My Past, accessed 25 November 2013.
  7. 'England, Cornwall and Devon Parish Registers, 1538-2010', FamilySearch, accessed 26 November 2013.
  8. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Cornwall, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 21 November 2013.