St Neot, Cornwall Genealogy

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Guide to '''St Neot, Cornwall family history and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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=== Parish History  ===
 
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NEOT, ST., a '''parish''', in the union of Liskeard, hundred of West, E. division of Cornwall, 5 miles (N. W. by W.) from Liskeard. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51168#s16 '',A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 368-372. Date accessed: 25 March 2013.</ref>  
 
NEOT, ST., a '''parish''', in the union of Liskeard, hundred of West, E. division of Cornwall, 5 miles (N. W. by W.) from Liskeard. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51168#s16 '',A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 368-372. Date accessed: 25 March 2013.</ref>  
  
<br> The parish is named after the Saxon monk, Saint Neot (who also gives his name to&nbsp; [[St Neots, Huntingdonshire]], whence his alleged bones were taken in the early Middle Ages). On the northern side the parish includes part of Bodmin Moor and hamlets in the parish include Draynes, Ley and Pantersbridge.<br>
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<br> The parish is named after the Saxon monk, Saint Neot (who also gives his name to&nbsp; [[St Neots, Huntingdonshire]], whence his alleged bones were taken in the early Middle Ages). On the northern side the parish includes part of Bodmin Moor and hamlets in the parish include Draynes, Ley and Pantersbridge.  
  
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=== Civil Registration  ===
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==== 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]].<br>
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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 [[Free BMD]].  
  
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Images of parish registers are available online at FamilySearch Images refer to [[Cornwall Record Office]] reference: P 162  
 
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An extremely useful resource is the [http://www.cornwall-opc.org/Par_new/n_p/neot_st.php Cornwall Online Parish Clerks] page for the parish.
  
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== Websites ==
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St Neot in [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/Cornwall/StNeot/index.html GENUKI]
  
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Guide to St Neot, Cornwall family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

St Neot, Cornwall
St Neot Church Cornwall.jpg
St Neot Church Cornwall
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred West
County Cornwall
Poor Law Union Liskeard PLU
Registration District Liskeard
Records begin
Parish registers: 1549
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

NEOT, ST., a parish, in the union of Liskeard, hundred of West, E. division of Cornwall, 5 miles (N. W. by W.) from Liskeard. [1]


The parish is named after the Saxon monk, Saint Neot (who also gives his name to  St Neots, Huntingdonshire, whence his alleged bones were taken in the early Middle Ages). On the northern side the parish includes part of Bodmin Moor and hamlets in the parish include Draynes, Ley and Pantersbridge.

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

St Neot, 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]
FREG = FreeREG - free[6]
FS PRs = England, Cornwall and Devon Parish Registers, 1538-2010 (FamilySearch) - free[7]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[8]
St Neot, Cornwall Genealogy Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BOYD
1610-1673

COPC 1549-1913
1550-1900
1549-1938
FMP 1549-1858 1550-1837
FREG 1549-1900
1549-1812
1549-1898
FS PRs 1549-1900 1549-1907 1549-1898
IGI 1549-1855 1550-1837

Images of parish registers are available online at FamilySearch Images refer to Cornwall Record Office reference: P 162

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

An extremely useful resource is the Cornwall Online Parish Clerks page for the parish.

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.

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 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:

Websites

St Neot in GENUKI

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 368-372. Date accessed: 25 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 2 December 2013.
  4. 'Cornwall Baptisms', Find My Past, accessed 25 November 2013.
  5. 'Cornwall Marriages', Find My Past, accessed 25 November 2013.
  6. 'Cornwall Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 15 November 2013.
  7. 'England, Cornwall and Devon Parish Registers, 1538-2010', FamilySearch, accessed 27 November 2013.
  8. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Cornwall, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 21 November 2013.