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The parish of


St Just in Roseland
The Parish Church
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Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for St Just in Roseland is Bill O'Reilly, who can be contacted by Email. Bill maintains a genealogical website for the parish.
See this website for contact details for the current parish council.
Contact details for the Anglican 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 C-PROP parish coverage page is here.


  1830, Pigot's Directory for St Mawes  

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


For transcriptions of Monumental Inscriptions, click here.

Settlement Documents:

  6 Mar 1794, Ann ROBERTS (& St Anthony in Roseland) 7 Feb 1811, Susannah DREWE (& Truro)


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.

  27 Apr 1576, Peter LEWER 8 May 1749, Michael CONDY
  17 Nov 1735, Elizabeth THOMAS 25 May 1749, Richard SYMONS
  15 May 1748, Anne BREWER 26 Jun 1749, Nicholas QUINTRELL
  5 Nov 1748, Thomas RICE  

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 Roseland at, then drag the person icon from above the zoom commands and place it at a specific location on the map.


Philleigh, Gerrans, St Anthony in Roseland and, across the estuary, Mylor.


  1. St Just in Roseland 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 274). Also downloadable as a pdf.
  2. Phillimore's Marriages Vol XXVI transcripts including St Just in Roseland (with St Mawes) (transcribed and in our database). For the Contents page, keep clicking Next until page 7/218 appears.