Penzance St Mary, Cornwall Genealogy
Guide to Penzance St Mary, Cornwall ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Penzance St Mary, Cornwall|
St Mary Penzance church
|Poor Law Union||Penzance|
|Parish registers: 1789|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1813|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Cornwall|
|Location of Archive|
|Cornwall Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
Parish church in the town and chapelry of Penzance.
For more information see: Penzance.
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
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[edit | edit source]
Penzance St Mary, Cornwall Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|COPC = Cornwall Online Parish Clerks - free|
|FS PRs = England, Cornwall and Devon Parish Registers, 1538-2010 (FamilySearch) - free|
|Penzance St Mary, Cornwall Genealogy Online Parish Records|
Images of parish registers are available online in historic records (formerly Record Search) Images refer to Cornwall Record Office reference: P 179
Cornwall Online Parish Clerks[edit | edit source]
An extremely useful resource is the Cornwall Online Parish Clerks page for the parish.
Non-Conformists (All other Religions)[edit | edit source]
- 1717 England & Wales, Roman Catholics, 1717 at FindMyPast ($), index and images
Websites[edit | edit source]
Penzance St Mary in GENUKI
References[edit | edit source]
- 'Coverage by Parish,' Cornwall Online Parish Clerks, accessed 3 December 2013.
- 'England, Cornwall and Devon Parish Registers, 1538-2010', FamilySearch, accessed 26 November 2013.