Ancestors and Genealogy

Cornish descendants and the Diaspora

Listings of sites about Cornish genealogy, ancestry and names


  • GENUKI Cornwall /

    Genealogical information service providing extensive information and coverage throughout the Duchy
  • Cornwall Family History Society /

    Centre promoting research into Cornish family history, by co-ordinating transcription and indexing of original records by its members and by maintaining a research library in Truro.
  • Adrian Eddy's Cornish Ancestors Website /

    Website dedicated to researching the various branches of the Eddy family tree in Cornwall
  • West Briton/Cornwall Advertiser Records /

    Newspaper transcriptions from 1800s West Briton/Cornwall Advertiser. Covers birth, marriages and deaths, court and news
  • Penhallow Family Worldwide /

    Site devoted to the Penhallow (Penhollow, Penharlow) family throughout the world. Includes family history and general genealogical matters
  • Cornwall Parish Register Index /

    Searchable databse of birth, marriage, and death records from a wide selection of Cornish parishes
  • Cornish Surnames /

    Comprehensive listing of Cornish surnames with meanings and populations from the 1881 census
  • Cornish Forefathers Society /

    Family history research society for those looking their Cornish roots. Includes maps of parishes, Cornish names, news, useful addresses and how to join.
  • Infosearch Cornwall /

    Offers research, training and genealogy information services for individuals and businesses
  • Cornwall Online Parish Clerks /

    Information on Cornish parishes. Maps and useful research material. Members also offer offer aid to persons researching their ancestors