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Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Illogan is David E Crocker, who can be contacted by Email.

For information about (and contact details for) the current parish council, please see this website.
Contact details for the church can be found by searching here.



Information can be found at COCP (the Cornwall Online Census Project), which is complete for 1841 to 1891 and has been verified, FreeCen at Rootsweb, which has a very good search engine and information from COCP, as well as GenUKI, which has more reference information and alternative resources.


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


For information, see GenUKI or visit the University of Leicester's Directories website, which has many directories online to view for free.


Churchwardens' Accounts:

  Accounts & Rates 1702-1782 (containing names of many parishioners)
  Items 1-10  
  Items 21-30  

Settlement Documents:

  21 Jun 1809, George & Ann TOWELL (& Truro)  

Overseers Accounts:

  1. 1825 - 1827, containing many names of parish residents

Voters Lists:

  1. 1832 & 1833


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.

  26 Aug 1603, John HARRYE (nuncupative) 27 Feb 1746, Thomas PERROW
  16 Sep 1737, Thomas ROBERTS 20 Oct 1746, Nathaniel POTE
  1 Aug 1740, Abel ANGOVE 31 May 1747, William CRASE
  27 Dec 1744, Edmond ROGGERS 8 Aug 1748, Henry CRAZE
  2 May 1745, Edward ANGOVE, proved 1752 29 May 1750, Alice BLIGHT
  7 Aug 1745, Clement UREN 7 Feb 1753, Robert JAMES
  7 Aug 1745, Clement UREN (above copy void) 31 Dec 1814, John PENBERTHY

For more information regarding History, Population, and much more, 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 Illogan at, then drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a specific location on the map.


Camborne, Tuckingmill (post-1845), Mount Hawke (post-1847), Treleigh (post-1871), Redruth, Pencoys (post-1881) and Treslothan (post-1845).

Illogan is included in The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume II by Davies Gilbert, William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in 1838 (page 234). Also downloadable as a pdf.