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14 93 WARNING! - EMAIL SCAM OPERATING
by Cornish Terrier
Jan 31, 2018 6:42:42 GMT -5
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330 2,020 Another Trewhella amongst us!
by Cornish Terrier
Oct 23, 2018 5:37:54 GMT -5
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332 3,022 Boase family world wide
by Cornish Terrier
Jun 19, 2018 13:48:26 GMT -5

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32 156 Searching family Ninnes
by lena01
Aug 3, 2017 4:08:47 GMT -5
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338 3,407 John Mitchell
by Cornish Terrier
Oct 18, 2018 4:51:40 GMT -5
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If you are able to do any lookups in Cornish related records, post it here...

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26 407 Look ups Oxford, Cambridge University Alumni
by stefaniak13
May 12, 2018 5:10:38 GMT -5
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50 369 cornish book
by zibetha
Apr 12, 2018 12:11:31 GMT -5

General Discussion

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No New Posts Cornish Resources

General discussion of Cornish genealogical resources and their uses...

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75 433 cornwallinscriptions.co.uk
by Cornish Terrier
Jul 17, 2018 4:19:02 GMT -5
No New Posts Kerrier et al... - 1 Viewing

A board for discussing Kerrier and other parts of Cornwall into which some Penwith families migrated...

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18 164 Samuel Polkinghorne
by Cornish Terrier
Mar 5, 2018 3:36:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Non-Cornish Records Discussion

A board for discussion of records found outside of Cornwall (England, Europe, US, Australia, etc.) in which Cornish immigrants may be found...

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88 560 1939 England and Wales register
by gandolf
Jun 8, 2018 7:05:08 GMT -5
No New Posts The Cornish Language

A place to discuss all aspects of the Cornish language, including meanings of surnames...

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27 258 Alteration of place names
by marychown
Nov 8, 2018 11:09:23 GMT -5
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59 169 Newlyn Archive
by londoner
Feb 9, 2014 14:46:40 GMT -5
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"The Friend House" - A place to discuss any topic you wish ! It does not have to be Cornwall- or genealogy-related...

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244 1,639 DNA Testing
by Cornish Terrier
Sept 28, 2018 21:25:01 GMT -5

The Parishes

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No New Posts St. Buryan Burrowings

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28 403 Christopher Davies- St Buryan- Harvey
by petitpois
Nov 5, 2018 1:40:10 GMT -5
No New Posts Camborne Counting

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30 261 Truan/Vivian
by genie
Jul 17, 2016 13:09:54 GMT -5
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43 544 Bosanko Wills in Crowan
by Captain
Oct 30, 2018 5:29:04 GMT -5
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33 413 Andrew Hosking St Erth
by Cornish Terrier
Sept 1, 2018 14:39:34 GMT -5
No New Posts Gulval Gleaning

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23 147 Henry Nicholls
by keweenawgreta
Sept 24, 2018 17:54:24 GMT -5
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12 75 Seth Dunn born Gwinear or Crowan?
by Cornish Terrier
Aug 16, 2018 19:59:13 GMT -5
No New Posts St. Hilary Hunting

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23 214 Honour Pearce and Anthony Perrow
by debsmarie
Jun 15, 2018 15:21:43 GMT -5
No New Posts Illogan Inquiries

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35 176 The Saundrye Family of Illogan
by janet
Jan 26, 2018 2:19:00 GMT -5
No New Posts St. Ives Investigations

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102 1,402 Stephen Berriman born 1801 Zennor
by Cornish Terrier
Jun 29, 2018 0:47:05 GMT -5
No New Posts St. Just Journeying

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87 793 James Trezise & Margaret Mitchell
by mjm
May 16, 2018 0:12:20 GMT -5
No New Posts Lelant Leanings

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55 383 Thomas Hocken of Lelant, Praed's Arms Inn
by Cornish Terrier
Sept 28, 2018 9:49:34 GMT -5
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11 119 Glasson wills
by Cornish Terrier
Oct 20, 2018 5:41:27 GMT -5
No New Posts Ludgvan Lookups

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30 424 James Thomas and Elizabeth Curnow
by robyndundas
Aug 28, 2018 22:30:19 GMT -5
No New Posts Madron Musings

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43 384 Semmans
by zibetha
Oct 15, 2016 20:44:29 GMT -5
No New Posts Morvah Meanderings

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19 111 Giles family Morvah
by mjm
May 18, 2015 17:04:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Paul Perusals

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30 302 Newlyn Men
by jacob
Oct 29, 2017 9:39:28 GMT -5
No New Posts Phillack Findings

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20 159 Sampson of Phillack
by zibetha
Mar 20, 2018 2:21:37 GMT -5
No New Posts Redruth Rummaging

Discuss topics relating to the parish of Redruth (includes St. Day) and its families...

19 178 Jones/Banfield
by sharon
Sept 20, 2018 8:03:59 GMT -5
No New Posts Sancreed Seeking - 2 Viewing

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21 356 Remfry (various spellings) mainly in Sancreed
by Cornish Terrier
Nov 12, 2018 6:09:01 GMT -5
No New Posts Sennen Scenarios

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12 123 Edmund Nicholas of Sennen (died 1661)
by Cornish Terrier
Apr 8, 2015 0:09:54 GMT -5
No New Posts Towednack Tallying

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29 372 BERRIMAN... JOHN BERRIMAN
by Cornish Terrier
Jan 8, 2018 9:30:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Zennor Zearching - 1 Viewing

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48 942 PHILLIPS, DAVIES - The Visitations
by Cornish Terrier
Nov 4, 2018 3:30:07 GMT -5

Surnames of General Interest

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A general discussion of Trewhella families within Cornwall and other locales worldwide. Includes all variants of the surname...

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85 1,545 Trewhella in Europe
by Cornish Terrier
Nov 4, 2018 23:41:52 GMT -5
No New Posts Curnow

Discussion of the descendants of Thomas Curnow (d. 1643) of Towednack and other early Curnow families within Cornwall...

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66 756 Mary Curnow - born 1816, Towednack - Looking for William
by Cornish Terrier
Nov 3, 2018 2:53:06 GMT -5
No New Posts Hampton

A board for discussion of the Hampton family originating in Lelant/St. Erth and all descendants...

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14 117 What happened to Jane Hampton..?
by Cornish Terrier
Apr 14, 2014 8:09:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Glasson

Discussion board for the Glasson family and its variations in West Cornwall and elsewhere...

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151 1,585 Thomas Glasson correction
by Glazin2018
Nov 3, 2018 4:06:40 GMT -5
No New Posts Uren

Discussion board for the Uren family and its variations in West Cornwall and elsewhere...

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15 161 Richard Uren Newspaper Report Michigan
by zibetha
Apr 19, 2018 16:15:50 GMT -5
No New Posts Quick - 1 Viewing

Discussion Board for the Quick family originating in West Cornwall...

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209 2,553 James (Buzza??) Quick 1722 - 1791
by Isambard
Oct 18, 2018 17:46:34 GMT -5
No New Posts Trengove

A board for discussion of the Trengove family of St. Erth and other locales....

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12 100 Trengove Wills
by citroenlady
Jul 17, 2017 17:36:46 GMT -5

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