CORNWALL ONLINE PARISH CLERKS - helping bring the past alive

The parish of


St Veep
The Parish Church
© David Coppin
St Lerryn
Lerryn, in the parish of St. Veep
© Charles Winpenny, 2005

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

The Online Parish Clerk (Genealogy) for St Veep is Amelia Bray, 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 University of Leicester's Historical Directories website.


Bastardy/Filiation Documents

  3 Dec 1825, William PARKYN & Mary BURT  

Indentures, Bonds & Orders:

These sometimes name the local Justices of the Peace, Churchwardens and Overseers of the Poor, as well as those people mentioned below.

  1. an indenture, dated 1 Nov 1898, naming James Hill BONNEY of this parish.

Settlement Papers:

  7 Mar 1820, Samuel, Mary & Grace TIPPIT (& reversal)  

Voters Lists:

  1. 1851/52
  2. 1852/53
  3. 1856/57


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.

  28 Oct 1603, Richarde HOSKIN 20 Jun 1749, Joseph BASTARD (also of Yealmpton, Devon)
  19 Dec 1744, George TOWL, proved 1753 29 Dec 1848, William PARKYN
  21 Jun 1746, Richard HILL, mariner 18 Mar 1882, William EDE (probate document)

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


Golant St Sampson, St Winnow, Boconnoc, Lanreath, Pelynt, Lansallos and Lanteglos by Fowey.


St Veep 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.