St Tudy Cornwall Family History Guide

St Tudy is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall.

Other places in the parish include: Tremear.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1559
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1608

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

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

TUDY (St.), a parish, with a village, in Bodmin district, Cornwall; 8¾ miles N by W of Bodmin-Road r. station. It has a post-office under Bodmin, and fairs on 20 May and 14 Sept. Acres, 3,257. Real property, £3,866. Pop., 570. Houses, 117. The property is subdivided. Hengar House is a seat of Sir H. Onslow. Bart. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter, Value, £700. Patron, Christchurch, Oxford. The church is good. The physician Lower and the dramatist Sir W. Lower were natives.

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

Parish Registers

Marriages at St Tudy 1560 to 1812 - View and Download Free PDF


Vision of Britain historical maps


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