St Erme, Cornwall Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
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ERME, ST., a parish, in the union of Truro, W. division of the hundred of Powder and of the county of Cornwall, 3¼ miles (N. by E.) from Truro.  
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ERME, ST., a '''parish''', in the union of Truro, W. division of the hundred of Powder and of the county of Cornwall, 3¼ miles (N. by E.) from Truro. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50950#s2 '', A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 181-186 Date accessed: 11 March 2013.</ref>
A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 181-186 Date accessed: 11 March 2013.
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<br>St Erme (Cornish: Egloserm)St Hermes is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall.Other places in the parish include: Trispen. <br>  
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<br> <br>St Erme (Cornish: Egloserm)St Hermes is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall.Other places in the parish include: Trispen. <br>  
  
 
The church was rebuilt in 1819-20 by John Foulston (apart from the tower which is medieval). The font is Norman and there is a brass of 1596 to R. Trencreek and family.The church was rebuilt in 1820, with further work in 1908.<br>  
 
The church was rebuilt in 1819-20 by John Foulston (apart from the tower which is medieval). The font is Norman and there is a brass of 1596 to R. Trencreek and family.The church was rebuilt in 1820, with further work in 1908.<br>  
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Parish History

ERME, ST., a parish, in the union of Truro, W. division of the hundred of Powder and of the county of Cornwall, 3¼ miles (N. by E.) from Truro. [1]



St Erme (Cornish: Egloserm)St Hermes is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall.Other places in the parish include: Trispen.

The church was rebuilt in 1819-20 by John Foulston (apart from the tower which is medieval). The font is Norman and there is a brass of 1596 to R. Trencreek and family.The church was rebuilt in 1820, with further work in 1908.


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 Free BMD.


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 57

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/e_g/erme_st.php

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



Census records

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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 241269.



Cornwall Online Census Project

Poor Law Unions

Truro Poor Law Union

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

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 181-186 Date accessed: 11 March 2013.


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