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Treneglos Parish Church Treneglos Parish Church
The Parish Church
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View from the road
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Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for Treneglos is Judith Upton who can be contacted by Email. This email address is for genealogy enquiries only, Judith is not the current Clerk to the Parish Council.

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 and GenUKI. The C-PROP parish coverage page is here.


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


Bastardy/Filiation Documents:

  1. dated 30 Jun 1746, naming Edmund TURNER of this parish
  2. dated 16 Jun 1755, naming Jone MARK, Antoney, Robert and William GIMBLET

Settlement Papers:

  1. dated 2 Jul 1796, Mary PHINNIMORE from Egloskerry to Treneglos

Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52. 1852/53, 1856/57 & 1864/65


  24 Mar 1605, John HARRYE 8 Apr 1650, Robert MOYSE
  13 Aug 1618, Laurence/Lawrence REEDE/REDE (more likely of Warleggan)  

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


  1. Treneglos is included in The Parochial History of Cornwall, Volume IV by Davies Gilbert, William Hals, Thomas Tonkin, Henry Samuel Boase, originally published in 1838. Also downloadable as a pdf.
  2. The Cornwall Register by John Wallis, A.M. F.S.S., then Vicar of Bodmin, printed 1847. If the in-built search produces no results, use the index pages (474-476) to find your parish of interest. Tables of statistics and other data can be found at the beginning of the book, starting at page n9.
  3. Phillimore's Marriages Vol XXV transcripts including Treneglos (transcribed and in our database). For the Contents page, keep clicking Next until page 8/184 appears.


Warbstow, Tremaine, Tresmere, Laneast, St Clether and Davidstow.


Treneglos Gravestones Coach House Treneglos
Weathered Gravestones in the Churchyard
(Most are in similar condition)
© Glenda Garrelts Mattes
The Old Coach House, Treneglos
(Opposite the Church)
© Glenda Garrelts Mattes