Wales

Abbey-Cwm-Hir Radnorshire Family History Guide

An ancient chapel of ease with entries before 1831 in Llanbister parish. Status: Parochial Chapelry Alternative names: Gollan and Cefn Pawl Parish church: St. Mary Parish registers begin: The registers included with those of Llanbister date from the year 1682 Nonconformist Places of Worship: Baptist Chapel at Bwlch-y-sarnau, erected in 1829,  and one at Cefn Pawl with 170 …

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Aberffraw, Anglesey Family History Guide

Status: Alternative names: Aberffro Parish church: St. Beuno Parish registers begin: 1720 Nonconformists include: Calvinistic Methodist Parishes adjacent to Aberffraw Llangwyfan Llanbeulan Trewalchmai Heneglwys Cerrigceinwen Trefdraeth Llangadwaladr Historical Descriptions Beeton’s British Gazetteer 1870 Aberffraw, a village of Anglesey, Wales, 11 miles SE. from Holyhead. It was formerly famous for its castle, or palace, in which the princes of …

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Aberyscir Breconshire Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish Alternative names: Aberysker Parish church: St. Mary; St. Cynidr Parish registers begin: 1721 Nonconformists include: Independents (chapel at Abegyscir) Parishes adjacent to Aberyscir Llanfihangel Nant Bran Trallong Battle Llanspyddid St John Brecon Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870 ABERYSCIR, a parish in the district and county of Brecon; 2½ miles …

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Alltmawr Breconshire Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish Parish church: St. Mauritius Parish registers begin: Included in Llanafan Fawr Adjacent Parishes Llanddewir-cwm Gwenddwr Aberedw Etymology The name Alltmawr signifies the great woody mount. Alternative names for Alltmawr: Altmaur Allt-Fawr Churches Alltmawr Parochial Chapel Dedication: St. Mauritius Formerly attached to Llanafan Fawr Service in English. The church, dedicated to St. Mauritius, consists of …

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Battle Breconshire Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish Parish church: St Cynog Parish registers begin: Baptisms & Burials 1720; Marriages, 1754 Nonconformists include: Parishes adjacent to Battle Llanfihangel Nant Bran St John Brecon Aberyscir Llandefaelog-fach Merthyr Cynog Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870 BATTLE, a parish in the district and county of Brecon; on the river Yscar, …

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Beaumaris Anglesey Family History Guide

Beaumaris, an Ancient Parish in the county of Anglesey in North Wales. Status: Ancient Parish Alternative names: Biwmares Parish church: St. Mary Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1649 Bishop’s Transcripts: Nonconformists include: Baptists, Independents, and Calvinistic and Wesleyan Methodists Parishes adjacent to Beaumaris Llanfaes Llandegfan   Historical Descriptions of Beaumaris The Imperial Gazetteer of England …

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