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John Adams

 

Michael Adams

 

John Arnold

 

Sir Humphrey Arundell

 

Sir John Arundell (IV)

 

Sir John Arundell (VI)

 

John Arundell (VII)

 

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Morwenna Banks

 

Jonah Barrington

  

Basset Family

 

Tom Bawcock

 

Vanessa Beeman

 

William Bickford

 

Jonny Biggins

  

Lamorna Birch

 

Sheila Bird

 

Capt. William Bligh

 

Janie Bolitho

   

Thomas Bond

 

Henry Bone

 

Admiral Edward Boscawen

   

John, Nicholas & Thomas Boson

   

Maria Branwell

   

James Silk Buckingham

   

Barry Bucknell

    

W. J. Burley

 

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Richard Carew

   

Elizabeth Carne

   

James Power Carne

   

Joseph Carne   

 

John Carter

 

Charles Causley

 

Jack Clemo

   

William Clift

   

Joseph Henry Collins

   

Myrna Combellack

   

Constantine of Cornwall

   

William Cookworthy

   

Saint Corentin

   

Corineus

   

Dr Jonathan Couch

   

Richard Quiller Couch

   

John Kevin Curtice

   

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Nick Darke

 

Frederick Hamilton Davey

 

Sir Humphry Davy

 

Jamie Day

    

Anne Dowriche

    

Samuel Drew

    

Daphne du Maurier

    

Edwin Dunkin

    

John Dyer

    

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Richard Edmonds

    

John Passmore Edwards

    

Joseph Antonio Emidy

    

Enys family of Enys in Cornwall

 

Matthew Etherington

 

F

 

Thomas Flamank

 

Mick Fleetwood

  

Samuel Foote

  

Stanhope Forbes

   

Fox family of Falmouth

   

Robert Were Fox the Elder

  

Robert Were Fox

   

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Richard Gaisford

 

Susan Elizabeth Gay

 

Richard Gendall

 

Ken George

 

Davies Gilbert

 

Sir William Golding

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Winston Graham

 

William Gregor

 

Sir Bevil Grenville

 

Sir Richard Grenville

   

Daniel Gumb

 

Sir Goldsworthy Gurney

 

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James Hawes

 

Robert Stephen Hawker

 

John Hawkins

 

Harrison Hayter

 

Tim Heald

 

Donald Healey

 

John Hellins

 

Charles Napier Hemy

 

Barbara Hepworth

 

Antony Hewish

 

Robert Peverell Hichens

 

William Robert Hicks

 

Emily Hobhouse

 

Silas Hocking

 

Roger Hosen

 

Joseph Wellington Hunkin

 

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Jago

 

Richard D. James

 

Kenneth Hamilton Jenkin

 

Henry Jenner

 

George Birch Jerrard

 

Thomas Brown Jordan

 

Richard Jose

 

Michael Joseph

 

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Tony Kellow

 

Allin Kempthorne

 

Kenneth Kendall

 

Henry Killigrew

 

King Arthur

 

Dame Laura Knight

 

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John & Richard Lander

 

Walter Langley

 

Peter Lanyon

 

Cassandra Latham

 

John Lawn

 

John le Carré

 

Bernard Leach

 

Janet Leach

 

Charles Lee

 

Michael Loam

 

Richard Lower

 

Stanley Lucas

 

Benjamin Luxon

 

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Jessica Mann

 

Mark of Cornwall

 

Archibald Pellow Marshall

 

William Marshall

 

Nigel Martyn

 

John Mayow

 

Rory McGrath

 

Kevin Miller

 

Chris Morris

 

Matthew Paul Moyle

 

David Mudd

 

William Murdoch

 

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Robert Morton Nance

 

John Nettles

 

Thandie Newton

 

William Nichols

 

William Noye

 

Jack Nowell

 

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William Oliver

 

Alan Opie

 

John Opie

 

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Alex Parks

 

Philip Payton

 

Andrew Pears

 

William Pengelly

 

David Penhaligon

 

Susan Penhaligon

 

Dolly Pentreath

 

Saint Petroc

 

John Arthur Phillips

 

Rosamunde Pilcher

 

Saint Piran

 

Kenneth Plummer

 

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Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch

 

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John Ralfs

 

Andy Reed

 

Rick Rescorla

 

Henry Chidley Reynolds

 

Edward Hearle Rodd

 

Geoffrey Rowe

 

Dr A. L. Rows

 

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Sweet Saraya

 

William Scawen

 

Hugh Scully

 

Richard Sharp

 

Nicola Shaw

 

Tim Smit

 

Barney Solomon

 

John Spargo

 

Howard Spring

 

Emily Stackhouse

 

Tristan Stephenson

 

Claude Brian Stevens

 

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Derek Tangye

 

Nigel Tangye

 

Richard Tangye

 

Roger Taylor

 

D.M. Thomas

 

Joanna Thomas

 

Kristin Scott Thomas

 

E. V. Thompson

 

Sam Toy

 

Sheila Tracy

 

Mike Trebilcock

 

David Treffry

 

Giant Tregeagle

 

Bishop Jonathen Trelawny

 

Petroc Trelawny

 

Henry Trengrouse

 

Silvanus Trevail

 

Raleigh Trevelyan

 

Richard Treithick

 

Joseph Trewavas

 

Tristan

 

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John Verran

 

Phil Vickery

 

Andrew Vivian

 

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William Wagstaff

 

Samuel Wallis

 

Williams family of Caerhays and Burncoose

 

Patrick Woodroffe

 

Brenda Wootton

 

  

 

 

 

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