CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive

The parish of


The Parish Church
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East End

Hagioscope & Entrance to Rood Screen Loft
Photographs © John Evans


Norman Doorway

Stained Glass

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Cury is Margaret Bauer, who can be contacted by Email.
See this website for the contact details of the current Parish Council.
Contact details for the church can be found by searching here.



Please visit COCP (Cornwall Online Census Project), which is complete for 1841 to 1891 and validated, FreeCens at Rootsweb - both are free, searchable databases - or check GenUKI for other alternatives.


For Parish Register information and other resources, please see our searchable database (C-PROP) which is updated frequently or GenUKI. The C-PROP coverage page is here.


Please visit the University of Leicester's Directories website, which has many directories online to view for free.



A list of available Wills and Probate Documents. Copies of those marked as CRO can be ordered from here using the appropriate reference.  For those marked as NA enter the reference in the search box on this page and follow the onscreen instructions.

  4 Aug 1655, Pasca THOMAS 14 Mar 1812, Simon HENDY
  22 Sep 1747, Thomas DALE, the elder 28 May 1824, Elizabeth GROSSE
  26 Oct 1748, Mary HALL 25 Jun 1834, John THOMAS
  21 May 1751, Francis TAMBLYN 5 Mar 1836, Samuel GROSSE, proved 1842
  2 Jun 1809, John HARRIS 1 Feb 1849, William BROADLEY, proved 1856

The 1834 Voters List for the parish is available here.

For more information regarding history, population, etc., visit GenUKI.


For a zoomable and printable map of Cornwall please visit Cornwall Council’s mapping website. To see the Parish boundaries, click on the Layers Tab for Government Boundaries.

For maps and satellite images use Google Maps.

To enjoy a "walk" around this parish, search for Cury at, then drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a specific location on the map.



Gunwalloe, Mawgan in Meneage, Ruan Major and Mullion.


Cury is included in The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume I by Davies Gilbert, William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in 1838 (page n340). Also downloadable as a pdf.