CORNISH GLOBAL MIGRATION PROGRAMME
THE DIASPORA OF THE PEOPLE OF CORNWALL

MURDOCH HOUSE, REDRUTH, CORNWALL. “The Spiritual Home of Cornish Migration”

 ‘THE STORY OF THE CORNISH EMIGRATION IS THE BIGGEST AND MOST SIGNIFICANT OF CORNISH THEMES’     A .L. ROWSE

 ‘CORNWALL IS ONE OF THE GREAT EMIGRATION REGIONS OF EUROPE’     PHILIP PAYTON  

This web site is devoted to the Cornish Diaspora. It is designed to provide both general and detailed stories of the people of Cornwall who left their homeland for foreign countries. In the About you will find  brief details of the Cornish Global Migration programme with attached pages describing our objectives and activities.  Besides the migration database, we have other resouces and these are explained and catalogued in our Collections section. Explanations of this Cornish migration research programme is set out in the section Details. The section called Publications includes details of some books we have produced.

Any questions or enquiries please ‘Contact Us’ via email. .

                           LATEST NEWS

We have added a new section - Cornish Memorials!

This web site has been created by Mike Kiernan and is based upon information gleaned from the archives of the Cornish Global Migration Programme as well as his own research and travels. As such Mike takes all responsibility for any errors.

IMPORTANT - An aspect of this ‘virtual repository’ is the use of PDF files. When you click on a PDF symbol it will open in your computer (you will need a PDF reader app. Most computers aleady have this). Please give the file time to load, you can then read it or use your Browser ‘Find on this page’ facility. We would suggest that you save the PDF to your computer, you can then use the search facility, print bits that catch your eye, save it for future reference or even, of course, chuck it into your recycle bin. There are currently 17 PDF files.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE - All files on this site are copyrighted by their creator. They may be linked to but NOT reproduced on another site without specific permission. It is however, quite permissable to print or save the files (particularly the downloadable PDF files) to a personal computer for PERSONAL USE ONLY. Please enjoy and let us know what you think.