Dulas Herefordshire Family History Guide

Dulas was formed as an Ecclesiastical Parish in Herefordshire from a chapelry in Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire Ancient Parish in 1741.

Status: Ecclesiastical Parish

Alternative names: Dewlas

Parish church: St. Michael

Parish registers begin:

* Parish registers: 1770
* Bishop’s Transcripts: 1818

Nonconformists include:

Parishes near to Dulas

  • Newton
  • Bacton
  • Abbey Dore
  • Clodock
  • Ewyas Harold
  • Rowlstone
  • St Margaret's

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

DULAS, a parish in the district and county of Hereford; on an affluent of the river Monnow, 2½ miles NW of Pontrilas r. station and 12 SW of Hereford. Post town, Abbey-dore, under Hereford. Acres, 845. Real property, £690. Pop., 76. Houses, 13. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £75. Patron, James Hopton, Esq. The church was rebuilt in 1867.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].


The Post Office Directory Of Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, and The City Of Bristol 1863

Parish Records

FamilySearch – Birth Marriage & Death records, Census, Migration & Naturalization and Military records

Church records

Bishop's transcripts for Dulas, 1818-1851

Parish registers for Dulas, 1757-1847

Church records - Indexes

Parish register printouts of Dulas, Hereford, England ; christenings, 1818-1850


Census returns for Dulas, 1841-1891


Land tax assessments for the parish of Dulas, 1777-1836



County: Herefordshire
Civil Registration District: Hereford
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Brecon
Diocese: St David's
Rural Deanery: Brecknock
Poor Law Union: Dore
Hundred: Webtree
Province: Canterbury