Baptisms 1783

Transcribed by Sandra Love, Sandra Pritchard & George Pritchard

As with all data it is recommended that it be checked with the original source

Copied from a transcription which was created by W. Bawden from the original registers held at the Cornwall Records Office. The copy of W Bawden's work from which I did this transcription is held at the Cornwall Studies Library, Redruth, Cornwall. 

(p. b.) = Private Baptism



William, s of Nicholas & Mary POLMEAR, 5th January

Grace, d of John & Mary GREGOR, 5th Jan

Mary, base child of John WASLEY & Mary HAWKE, 5th Jan

William & Nicholas, twin sons of John & Elizabeth GREGOR, (p. b. 28th Nov 1782) 12th Jan

Richard, s of Richard & Loveday HALSE, 15th Jan

Mary, d of John & Mary NORTHEY, 19th Jan

Francis, s of Francis & Elizabeth KNOTWELL, 19th Jan

Philip, s of Philip & Mary REYNOLDS, 19th Jan 

Mary, d of Mark & Elizabeth OATS, 23rd Jan

Mary, d of Nathaniel & Ann EASTLAKE, 24th Jan

Elizabeth, d of Alexander & Elizabeth BARRATT, 24th Jan

Mary, base child of Matthew STEVENS & Jane EASTMAN, 26th Jan


Ann, d of Anthony & Grace HENWOOD, 2nd February,

Mary, d of John & Margaret BENETT, 2nd Feb

John, s of Sampson & Grace DYER, 2nd Feb

Catherine, d of Henry & Elizabeth MORCOMB, 2nd Feb

Ann, d of George & Mary NICHOLS, 2nd Feb

Henry, s of Richard & Elizabeth BAWDEN, 9th Feb

James, s of William & Mary LANE, 23rd Feb

William, s of Nicholas & Ann TRESTRAIL, 23rd Feb

Joseph, s of Joseph & Mary HANCOCK, 25th Feb

Mary, d of Emanuel & Elizabeth WHITFORD, 25th Feb


William, s of Andrew & Christian CRASE, 4th March

Elizabeth, d of John & Mary SKEWES, 5th Mar

John, s of James & Elizabeth MAGOR, 6th Mar

John, s of William & Mary DUDLEY, 9th Mar

Joel, s of John & Hannah WHITBURN, 23rd Mar

James, s of Thomas & Elizabeth PETERS, 30th Mar

Mary, d of James & Mary CANNON, 30th Mar

Jane, d of Edmund & Ann CHEGWIDDEN, 30th Mar


Edmund, s of James & Ann WHITBURN, 6th April,

Ralph, s of James & Eleanor GOLDSWORTHY, 6th Apr

William, s of Joseph & Elizabeth MICHEL, 14th Apr

Jane, d of John & Catherine TREBILCOCK, 14th Apr

John, s of John & Joan BAKER, 20th Apr

Christian, d of John & Ann NICHOLS, 21st Apr

Mary, d of James & Grace PHILLIPS, 27th Apr


Martha, d of Joel & Emblyn BLAMEY, 4th May

Jenifer, d of Thomas & Catherine CORNISH, 4th May

Richard, s of Richard & Peternel WHITFORD, 4th May

Ann, base child of John MOYLE & Ann RABEY, 4th May

Elizabeth, d of John & Catherine BRAY, 11th May

Thomas, s of Thomas & Elizabeth KENDAL, 11th May

Mark, s of John & Christian MORCOMB, 11th May

Rizpah, [Mizpah?]  d of Abraham & Jane TREWEEK, 21st May

Thomas, s of Charles & Jane WASLEY, 25th May

Christian, d of John & Christian DENNIS, 25th May

William, s of Stephen & Elizabeth BAWDEN, 25th May

Mary, d of James & Mary HANCOCK, 26th May


John, s of Thomas & Elizabeth MORCOMB, 1st June

Joseph, s of Joseph & Jane JEFFERY, 1st June

Mary, d of Pearce & Blanch BILLING, 8th June

Alice, d of Zacheus & Margery GOLDSWORTHY, 8th June

Philippa, d of John & Philippa PAUL, 8th June

Sarah, d of George & Sarah BARAGWANA, 8th June

Susanna, d of Solomon & Elizabeth STEPHENS, 10th June

William, s of William & Philippa WILKINS, 10th June

Mary, base child of Robert TUCKER, & Mary SIMMONS, 15th June

Elizabeth, d of John & Grace BRAY, 15th June

Andrew, s of William & Margaret CARVOLTH, 20th June

Elizabeth, d of James & Tamar WHITFORD, 20th June

Laurence, s of Laurence & Elizabeth KESSEL, 22nd June

Richard, s of Richard & Grace WILLIAMS, 22nd June

William, s of John & Ann TREBILCOCK, 22nd June

Edward, s of Edward & Alice GOLDSWORTHY, 29th June

John, s of John & Jane MESSER, 29th June


Mary, d of William & Christian GREGOR, 1st July

Thomas, s of Thomas & Elizabeth RICHARDS, 1st July

Elizabeth, d of John & Frances RICHARDS, 1st July

William, s of Abraham & Ann NICHOLS, 6th July

Dorcas, d of Paul & Dorcas MICHEL, 6th July

William, s of John & Ann TREGONNING, 13th July

Elizabeth, d of Stephen & Elizabeth MICHEL, 13th July

John, base child of John HILL & Mary EASTMAN, 13th July

Nicolas, s of John & Elizabeth TREWEEK, 20th July

Enoder, s of John & Frances HIGGINS, 26th July

Alice, d of Edward & Elizabeth JEFFERY, 26th July

Charles, s of Charles & Ann HAWKE, 26th July


James, s of James & Ann AXFORD, 3rd August,

Grace, d of John & Johanna VERCOE, 3rd Aug

Sophia, d of Richard & Elizabeth KENT, 3rd Aug

Matthew, s of Matthew & Joan MESSER, 3rd Aug

Ann, d of Edward & Elizabeth ROGERS, 3rd Aug

John, s of Anthony & Hannah BARNETT, 3rd Aug

Thomas, s of John & Ann, TRELEASE, 3rd Aug

William, s of Richard & Mary WATER, 9th Aug

Catherine, d of George & Susanna OATS, 10th Aug

Christian, d of Thomas & Martha RENFREY, 17th Aug

Joseph, s of Thomas & Elizabeth YOULTEN, 17th Aug

John, s of John & Jane SAMPSON, 17th Aug

Mary, d of James & Elizabeth WILLIAMS, 17th Aug


William, s of Nathaniel & Catherine HOLMAN, 7th September

Thomas, base child of Thomas & Ann CURTIS, 7th Sept

Elizabeth, d of William & Sarah TREGONNING, 7th Sept

Ann, d of William & Elizabeth TREWARTHA, 7th Sept

Elizabeth, d of Richard & Elizabeth JANE, 7th Sept

Rebecca, d of Edward & Elizabeth STEVENS, 12th Sept

Henry, s of Henry & Honour KELLEY, 21st Sept

Michael, s of Francis & Mary MOYLE, 21st Sept

William, s of William & Jane WHITFORD, 21st Sept

Ann, d of James & Mary RENFREY, 28th Sept


Commencement of new tax on baptisms etc on 1st October 1783.

Peggy, d of John & Ann HAWKE, 5th October

Ann, d of Joseph & Mary FRANCIS, 5th Oct

Ann, d of John & Mary MICHEL, 5th Oct

Elizabeth, d of William & Eleanor NICHOLLS, 5th Oct

Richard, s of Henry & Christian LUKE, 6th Oct

Michael, s of Michael & Ann PENGELLY, 12th Oct

Christian, d of Richard & Blanch LEAN, 12th Oct

Thomas, s of John & Abigail JOB, 12th Oct

Alice, d of John & Jane BLAMEY, 19th Oct

James, s of James & Grace SPRAGUE, 19th Oct

Catherine, d of George & Rebecca OATES, 19th Oct

Ann, d of Thomas & Joan TREWEEK, 20th Oct

William Mallet, s of Robert & Mary HOBLYN, (p.b. 21st May) 23rd Oct


Esther, d of Richard & Grace PHILLIPS, 2nd Nov

John, s of George & Blanch BARNETT, 2nd Nov

Grace, d of George & Ann CARKEEK 2nd Nov

Grace, d of James & Mary HITCHINS, 2nd Nov

Nancy, d of John & Elizabeth GREY, 9th Nov

Thomas, s of Richard & Mary BAWDEN, 16th Nov

John, s of Thomas & Ann CURTIS, 23rd Nov

Grace, d of James & Grace BAWDEN, 27th Nov

Maria, d of John & Mary REED, 30th Nov

John, s of Richard & Christian JENKIN, 30th Nov


William, s of John & Mary BRAY, 7th December,

Margaret & Jenifer, twin daughters of Thomas & Catherine KELLY, Paupers, 7th Dec

Ann, d of Thomas & Ann GREGOR, 7th Dec

Mary, d of Peter & Ann PASCOE, 15th Dec

Richard, s of Edward & Margaret BRAY, 21st Dec

Margaret, d of Henry & Margaret JENKINS, 21st Dec

Thomas, s of James & Johanna HENWOOD, 25th Dec

Joan, d of John & Joan SIMMONS, 25th Dec

Thomas, s of Richard & Grace MORCOMB, 26th Dec

William, s of Thomas & Mary PERROW, 26th Dec


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