CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive

The parish of


Created 1881

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© Steve Beazley
View from Churchyard
Pencoys Church
Porch, St Andrews Church
The Church Sign
War Memorial 1
War Memorial 2

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Pencoys is Gillian Hart, who can be contacted at .

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 (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 and other resources, please see our online searchable database (C-PROP) which is updated frequently. The parish coverage page is here.


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 Pencoys 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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