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The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Quethiock is Peter Smith, 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 online searchable database (C-PROP), which is updated frequently, and GenUKI. The C-PROP parish coverage page is here.


For information, see the Cornwall Towns & Parishes link on GenUKI or visit the University of Leicester's Historical Directory website.


Manorial Documents:

  1690 Manor of Penpoll in the Parish of Quethiock (part of a transcription for several Manors which can be found here).
  1690 Manor of Hammet and Trecom(e) in the Parish of Quethiock (also part of the larger transcription).

Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52
  2. 1852/53
  3. 1864/65


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.

  6 Feb 1649, Alice LOASE 5 Mar 1654, Weymond LEIGH of Leigh
  24 Aug 1653, James JENKIN 10 Aug 1659, John COLLING
  13 Sep 1653, Joane SCOBBELL 1 Jul 1713, Corineus PELYNE
  6 Nov 1653, John GILBERT, the elder 5 Jan 1745, Ann MOON
  13 Dec 1654, Peter JEWELL, the elder 4 Jun 1747, Richard LAWS
  27 Mar 1654, John GILBERT 16 Sep 1747, John EUSTACE

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


Menheniot, St Ive, St Mellion, Pillaton, Landrake, Tideford (post-1845) and St Germans (pre-1845).


  1. Quethiock is included in The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume III by Davies Gilbert, William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in 1838 (page 370). Also downloadable as a pdf from here.
  2. Venning's New Century Postal Directory of 20 Parishes in East Cornwall, published 1901. Included several pages of advertisements from local businesses, as well as being a parish directory