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Mevagissey Cornwall
Took its name from two saints, St. Mevan and St. Issey...has long had a bad name for dirt and fishy malodour; was so fearfully scourged by cholera in 1849 that its inhabitants moved into tents till it was clean... more
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red mail pollard family from Mevagissey
Researching my family who lived in Mevagissey for many years.
red mail Chesterfield
Is anyone researching this family & would like to share info? Thomas Chesterfield b.c.1796 married Johanna? c.1820 they had the following children that I know of William b.1821, Charles b.1823, Mary b.1825, John b.1827, Joseph b. 1831
red mail Francis Hocking Marriage
I am looking for the marriage of Francis Hocking (1833-1904) who married Lucretia Unknown about 1855 in Mevagissey.
red mail Kendall Family
Any information about the Kendals who lived in Mevagissey. In particular John Clark(e) Kendall (b.1817), his wife Elizabeth Dunn (b 1815) and children
My gtgt grandfather GEORGE KINGSTON and his WIFE JANE settled in Mevagissey prior to 1834 when their son RICHARD NICHOLLS KINGSTON was born daughter MARY married an OLVER ANOTHER DAUGHTER married a JOHNS and SOPHIA MANAGED TO MARRY THREE TIMES TO RUNDELL RICH AND KERNICK.most of the men were seagoing and RICHARD became a Master Mariner.One ofthe daughters married a TREVAIL from Luxulan. Other LATER MARRIAGES TO ROWSE, KIMBRELL.ANY ENQUIRES WILL BE ANSWERED.
red mail Blamey
Joseph Blamey born about 1817, in Mevagissey married Elizabeth Stephens about 1841, in St. Austell. Elizabeth was born about 1817, in St. Blazey. One of their sons Richard, my gggrandfather, was born April 28, 1849, in St. Austell. Richard married Grace Thomas in St. Austell (date unknown) and they had a little girl, Theresa who was born June 30, 1866, (place of birth unknown). Richard, Grace and Theresa came to the United States in February of 1868. On April 25, 1869, Richard and Grace had a son William, who was born in New Jersey. Any information regarding the above mentioned people or their families would be appreciated. Thank you in advance for any information.
red mail mallett
i am looking for anyone in cornwall that my be related to my great great grandfather george mallett he was born in duloe 1829 he married elezabeth vice 10th oct.1853 at liskead his children were called jane. george. bessie. william and our great grandfather charles i have traced him until the 1901 cencus in megavissey then lost track of him. i know his grandson william mallett was living with him and he was born 28th aug. 1884 his father was george and mother was mary nee northcott and were living at no mans land lanivery please contact me if you have any information.
red mail mevagissey
Looking for any information about the Barron side of my family,also any info or photos of chapel street mevagissey betweem 1850s to present. Especialy looking for marriage og robert thomas barron and hester around 1861.
red mail barron in mevagissey
looking for any information about robert thomas barron and wife hester born approx 1838 and 1842,also there daughter elizabeth,and any info on chapel street mevagissey,thanks,dave
red mail Jagos of Mevagissey
Am researching Jago's who were in Mevagissey from 1720 -1900's. My direct line joined Coastguards and moved around..finally ending in Leicestershire and subsequently moving to Australia in the 1920's. Need some help especially with Australian research.
red mail James Allen (above)
Possibly married to Elizabeth May at Mevagissey on 4th April 1819. Are there any descendants of the 'May' family around who can confirm this?
red mail James Allen (Boot and shoe maker))
Looking for information re the above, bn circa 1787, believed to have married Elizabeth ? shown(1841Cens) of Fore Street, Mevagissey. Only son James Allen, also Bootmaker there 1851 Census, shown as born circa 1822 Guernsey, who married Lucinda JaneRolling 1849 at Mevagissey. Family includes 3 sons, Anthony 1850, James 1852 and lastly George Wells Allen bn 1864 London Islington
red mail Lord/Moyses
Mary Lord of Mevagissey b1855, marr James Moyses b1850 St Columb Minor.In 1881 lived at 'Spit' St Austell.Children all born in Mevagissey :Sarah E 1873,Mary A 1874, Bessie 1877 & Thomas 1879.
Henry Fleman
Henry Fleman born 17/2/1810 Mevagissey Married Mary Ann Kitt. I am trying to find birth dates for his parents Thomas Flemen and Elizabeth Bunney. They married 17/5/1806. Henry was a Shipwright. How do I find if his father was?

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