St Stephens by Saltash Cornwall Family History Guide

St Stephens by Saltash is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall.

Other places in the parish include: Burraton, St Stephen, and Trematon.

Alternative names:

  • St Stephen by Saltash
  • St Stephens

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1545
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1597

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

STEPHEN’S (St.)-by-Saltash, a parish in St. Germans district, Cornwall; on the Hamoaze, and on the West Cornwall railway, around Saltash town and r. station. Post town, Saltash, Cornwall. Acres, 6,901; of which 1,200 are water. Real property, £13,300; of which £3,759 are in Saltash. Pop. in 1851, 2,998; in 1861, 3,287, of whom 1,900 were in Saltash. Houses, 567. Trematon Castle belongs to the Duke of Cornwall; and Ince Castle, now a farmhouse, was a seat of the Earl of Devon. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £139. Patrons, the Dean and Canons of Windsor. The p. curacy of Saltash is a separate benefice. Charities, £79.

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

Bankrupts

People who were declared bankrupt

Ball Nich. Truscott, St. Stephen's, Cornwall, dealer & chapman, Dec. 18, 1824.

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

Census

Census returns for St. Stephen's-by-Saltash, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop's transcripts St. Stephens-by-Saltash, 1680-1773 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Stephens-by-Saltash (Cornwall)

England, Cornwall, Saltash Chapelry, bishop's transcripts, 1825-1835 Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Saltash (Cornwall); Devon Record Office (Exeter)

England, Cornwall, St. Stephens by Saltash, parish registers, 1868-1906 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Stephens-by-Saltash (Cornwall); Cornwall Record Office

England, Cornwall, St. Stephens-by-Saltash, bishop's transcripts, 1596-1840 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Stephens-by-Saltash (Cornwall); Devon Record Office (Exeter)

Marriage transcripts, 1546-1812 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Stephens-by-Saltash (Cornwall)

Parish chest materials, 1567-1861 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Stephens-by-Saltash (Cornwall)

Parish registers for Saltash, 1881-1975 Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Saltash (Cornwall); Cornwall Record Office

Parish registers for St. Stephen-by-Saltash, 1848-1978 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Stephens-by-Saltash (Cornwall); Cornwall Record Office

Parish of St. Stephen-by-Saltash Author: Ivall, Dennis Endean; Thompson, Gillian; Ivall, Dennis Endean, Mrs.

Parish register printouts of St. Stephen's by Saltash, Cornwall, England, christenings, 1679-1772

Cemeteries

An Index of burial registers between 1813-1837 for the parish of St. Stephens by Saltash Author: Cornwall Family History Society (England)

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Poor law records for St. Stephen's-by-Saltash, 1673-1864 Author: St. Stephen's-by-Saltash (Cornwall)

Schools

Admission registers, 1904-1931 Author: St. Stephens Mixed Council School (Cornwall)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

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