St Veep Cornwall Family History Guide

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

Other places in the parish include: Higher Penpoul and Lerryn.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1538
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1611

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

VEEP (St.), a parish in Liskeard district, Cornwall; 4 miles SE of Lostwithiel r. station. Post town, Lostwithiel. Acres, 3,146. Real property, £3,892. Pop., 628. Houses, 135. St. Cadoc is the seat of the Wymonds. St. Cyric’s priory, a cell to Montacute abbey, was founded in the parish, by the Earl of Mortaigne; was the place where the monk W. de Exeter wrote the Life of Guy, Earl of Warwick; and has left some remains. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £215. Patron, F. Howell, Esq. A fair is held on the Wednesday after 16 June.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

Census

Census returns for St. Veep, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for St. Veep, 1676-1772 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Veep (Cornwall)

England, Cornwall, Veep, bishop’s transcripts, 1596-1830 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Veep (Cornwall); Devon Record Office (Exeter)

Extracts from parish registers, Cornwall Author: Millett, George Bown

Marriage transcripts, 1558-1812 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Veep (Cornwall)

Marriages performed at the parish church of St. Veep (Cornwall), 1558-1837 Author: Jago, Robert S.; Church of England. Parish Church of St. Veep (Cornwall); Cornwall Record Office

Parish registers for St.Veep, 1837-1992 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Veep (Cornwall); Cornwall Record Office

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

Parish register printouts of Saint Veep, Cornwall, England, christenings, 1676-1772 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Cemeteries

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

An Index to the transcripts of monumental inscriptions in the burial ground at St. Veep parish church Author: Cornwall Family History Society (England)

Manors

Manorial documents, 1520-1717 Author: Manor of Langunnet (Cornwall)

Manorial documents, 1692-1763 Author: Manor of Polvethan (Cornwall)

Manorial documents, 1716-1717 Author: Manor of Manely Durnford (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