Penzance St John The Baptist, Cornwall Genealogy
Guide to Penzance St John The Baptist, Cornwall ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Penzance St John The Baptist, Cornwall|
|Poor Law Union||Penzance|
|Parish registers: 1881|
|Bishop's Transcripts: None|
|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. Created in 1882 from Penzance St Mary.
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 John The Baptist parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Penzance St John The Baptist Online Parish Records|
|FS Catalog PRs||1881-1994||1881-1994||1881-1994|
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
Records are also available at the Cornwall Record Office.
Cornwall Online Parish Clerks[edit | edit source]
An extremely useful resource is the Cornwall Online Parish Clerks page for the parish.
Websites[edit | edit source]
Penzance St John the Baptist in GENUKI
References[edit | edit source]