Carnmenellis Cornwall Family History Guide

Carnmenellis is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Cornwall, created in 1846 from Wendron Ancient Parish.

Alternative names: Carn Menelez, Wendron Holy Trinity

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1846
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

CARNMENELLIS, or Carn-Menelez, a chapelry in Wendron parish, Cornwall; on the river Kennal, near the Cornwall railway, 3 miles S of Redruth. It was constituted in 1846. Post Town, Redruth. Pop., 3,094. Houses, 589. Carn-Menelez hill here is 822 feet high. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £184. Patron, Mrs. Broadley.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

The following records are available free online.

Church Records

England, Cornwall, Carnmenellis, parish registers, 1846-1938 Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Carnmenellis (Cornwall); Cornwall Record Office

Parish registers for Carnmenellis, 1846-1967 Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Carnmenellis (Cornwall); Cornwall Record Office

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Cornwall
  • Civil Registration District: Helston
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Cornwall
  • Diocese: Exeter
  • Rural Deanery: Kerrier
  • Poor Law Union: Helston
  • Hundred: Kerrier
  • Province: Canterbury