Duloe Cornwall Family History Guide

Duloe is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall. 

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1668
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1607

Nonconformists include: Society of Friends/Quaker, Wesleyan Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist Association.

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

DULOE, a parish in Liskeard parish, Cornwall; near the Liskeard canal, 3½ miles N by W of West Looe, and 4 S by W of Liskeard r. station. It has a post office under Liskeard. Acres, 5,844. Real property, £4,561. Pop, 1,096. Houses, 207. The property is divided among a few. Treworgy House was the seat of the Kendalls; and passed to the Inches. There are, in the parish, a mutilated Druidical circle, about 30 feet in diameter, and a famous well, anciently dedicated to St. Cuby, and popularly called St. Kiby's well. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £529. Patron, Baliol College, Oxford. The church is ancient, with embattled tower; contains numerous old tombs and brasses; and was restored, in 1861, at a cost of about £2,300. The vicarage of Herodsfoot is a separate benefice. Charities, £13. Dean Miller was a native; and Dr. Scott, the Greek lexicographer, was rector.

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.

Census

Census returns for Duloe, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop's transcripts for Duloe, 1686-1772 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Duloe (Cornwall)

Church records for Duloe United Methodist Free Chapel, 1877-1891 Author: United Methodist Free Church (Duloe, Cornwall)

Duloe marriage transcripts, 1613-1837 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Duloe (Cornwall); Cornwall Record Office

Duloe, Cornwall, parish register Author: Furze, W. Martin; Church of England. Parish Church of Duloe (Cornwall); Cornwall Record Office

England, Cornwall, Duloe, bishop's transcripts, 1596-1848 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Duloe (Cornwall); Devon Record Office (Exeter)

Parish chest materials, 1767-1813 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Duloe (Cornwall)

Parish register transcripts, 1607-1837 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Duloe (Cornwall)

Computer printout of Duloe, Cornwall, England

Parish of Duloe Author: Ivall, Dennis Endean; Thompson, Gillian; Ivall, Dennis Endean, Mrs.

Cemeteries

An Index of burial registers between 1813-1837 for the parish of Duloe Author: Cornwall Family History Society (England)

Manors - Court records

Court roll, 1557-1558 Author: Manor of Bodrane. Court (Cornwall)

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Poor law records, 1660-1854 Author: Duloe (Cornwall)

Occupations

Poor law records, 1660-1854 Author: Duloe (Cornwall)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

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