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created 1846

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Mithian is Jean Shephard, who can be contacted at .
 For information about (and contact details for) the current parish council of St Agnes, please see this website.
Contact details for the church can be found by searching here.



Information can be found at COCP (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 alternate resources.


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

The Mithian Baptism Register contains the following preface:
I, Alfred Lord, Incumbent of the parish of St Peter Mithian do hereby certify that all parties whose names are entered into this Register beginning with the name of “Richard Son of Wm & Mary Paul” and ending with the name of “Mary Reed Daughter of James and Mary Crage” were duly baptized either privately or in the Temporary Church Chapel or Licensed School room of the then District of Mithian previous to the Consecration of St Peter’s Church which Church was consecrated on the twenty second day of October one Thousand Eight hundred and Sixty one that their names were registered some at the beginning and end of the book of occasional offices now used in this Church and the remaining names in two Paper Books affixed to the beginning of this Register and that they were duly and truly transcribed by myself into this Register.


For information, see GenUKI or visit the University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.


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


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