Pillaton Parish

(in South East Cornwall)

History Site

This site will eventually contain many free access historical references to the parish of Pillaton.  We hope this will be useful for family historians and local historians. This site is hosted by the Callington Heritage Centre and if you cannot find the information you require please contact the Callington Heritage Centre using the link above.

Baptisms 1557 - 1840

` Registers exist at the County Record Office for these dates

Marriages  1557 - 1979

` Registers exist at the County Record Office for these dates

Banns 1823 to 1910 for this parish are available off-site through the Online Parish Clerk  search Facility

Burials 1557 - 1812

` Registers exist at the County Record Office for these dates



All census from 1841 to 1891 are available on this site, see 'Search Our Data' above.

1841 Census  HO107/133, District 7, population 434

1851 Census  HO107/1900, District 7, population 393

1861 Census  RG9/1525, District 5, population 349

1871 Census  RG10/2231, District 5, population 385

1881 Census  RG11/2282, District 6, population 338

1891 Census  RG12/1808, District 6, population 449

1901 Census   , population 388

1911 Census  is now available off-site at a cost, population 405

Burial Memorials

The memorial inscriptions for Pillaton church burial ground will shortly be found on our database above. There are also memorials at Polborder Methodist Church

Photographs Photographs of the parish will be available via the Photo Gallery link above.

Apprenticeship Indentures

for Pillaton 1785 - 1836 can be found in the Cornwall Record Office

Settlement Papers Settlement papers 1783 to 1862 can be found in the Cornwall Record Office
Bastardy Bond Bastardy Bonds 1784 - 1818 can be found in the Cornwall Record Office
Street & Postal Directories  Directories listing all the tradesmen and farmers in the parish will be transcribed for:- 1856, 1862, 1873, 1878, 1893, 1910 & 1935
Land Sale Catalogue Sale Catalogue of farms and detached fields in St Ive, Quethiock & Pillaton (Collins) 1916  available at Callington Heritage Centre Ref: 1995.013.015
Jurors List Jurors List   Parish of Pillaton available at Callington Heritage Centre Ref: 1920 1996.052.026
Maps   The 1888 ordnance survey maps of the parish can be seen at the old-maps site, just enter 'Pillaton' under place search.

For a map giving the location of the parish in relation to neighbouring parishes see link above.

For modern location maps visit:-  www.multimap.com
For other parishes If the parish you are interested in is not listed above and is in Cornwall visit  the Genuki page. Also visit the OPC pages for a list of voluntary helpers for Cornish parishes.

Whilst the webmaster and authors of all transcripts and articles have made very effort to ensure accuracy, this cannot be guaranteed as most items have not been double checked. Researchers are advised to check the original documents. This advice applies to anything found on the internet.

Any material from this site may be used for personal family histories and research, but may not be used for any commercial purpose without first contacting the web master.





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