RESOURCES

Your interest may be about an event or a place in the parish or your family history. This website is here to help you with your interest or research. This page provides links to sources which will help you to find the sources you are looking for.

If you don’t find what you are looking for here and feel that a link on this page would benefit users, please contact us.

Church Registers

(Baptisms, Banns, Marriages, Burials)

Cornwall Online Parish Clerk (OPC) - North Hill records and records from other Cornish parishes are indexed on this site.

Monumental Inscriptions - A list of monumental inscriptions in St Torney's church and the graveyard.

Family Search - This is the website of the Church of Latter Day Saints. The link provides access to images of original church registers, listed by parish. Access is free; you will need to register.

Family Search - Wesleyan Methodist in North Hill- This is the website of the Church of Latter Day Saints. The link provides access to a search facility. Access is free; you will need to register.

FreeReg - provides a searchable database of church records across the United Kingdom.

Civil Records

(Births, Marriages, Deaths, Census)

Proprietary websites like Find My Past and Ancestry will require registration and payment via subscription or pay per view. Amongst a wide variety of records you can access civil registration records.

General Register Office - Searchable index of births and deaths since 1837. Access is free; you will need to register. Certificates can be ordered for payment. The birth index provides the maiden names of mothers from 1837.

The Cornwall Online Census Project site provides transcripts of Cornwalla censuses from 1841 to 1891. Access is free, registration is not required.
North Hill parish can be found on these pages, viz: 1841; 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891.

Links to other resources

1642 Protestation Return

Ancient Monuments in Cornwall

Bibliotheca Cornubiensis by George Clement Boase (1874)

British Newspaper Archive

Caradon Mining District

Cornwall by S. Baring-Gould

Cornwall Family History Society

Cornwall Record Office

Devon Archives & Local Studies

Devon Family History Society

Gazetteer of Cornish Manors

Historical Place Names of Cornwall

Listed Buildings in Cornwall

Lynher Valley Group

North Hill Parish Council

North Hill Village Hall

The National Archive

Venning's New Century Postal Directory of 20 Parishes in East Cornwall (1901)

The images at the top of this page show (L-R): Title of the 1840 North Hill Tithe Map; Wall monument in St Torney’s Church; sample of 16th century parish register; part of an indenture of Trevadlock in Lewannick