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General

Collections

Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907

Collection

Wales Deaths and Burials, 1586-1885

Wales Marriages, 1541-1900

Wales, Probate Abstracts, 1773-1780

Other Links

References

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Locations

Anglesey

Work Houses – (Anglesey, Holyhead)

Other Websites -

Breconshire (Brecknockshire)

Wiki and map - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Breconshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/BRE/indexpars.html
Poor Law Union - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Breconshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses – (Brecknock, Builth, Crickhowell, Hay)
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/BRE/
Websites - http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Breconshire/genealogy.htm
- http://www.homeofourfathers.com/lisbeth/docbrecknockcastlebreconwales.htm
- http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/breconshire/
- http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?p=Wales,Wales,Brecon,Talgarth&f=1
- http://www.abcgenealogy.com/Regional/Europe/UK/Wales/By_County/Breconshire/
- http://thomasgenweb.com/brynmawr.html
- http://werelate.org/wiki/Category:Breconshire,_Wales
- http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?p=Wales,Wales,Brecon,Talgarth&f=1
- http://wiki.whitneygen.org/wrg/index.php/Archive:Parish_Register,_Llanelly,_Breconshire,_Wales

Caenarvonshire (Caernarfonshire)

Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Caernarfonshire,_Wales
Wiki websites - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Caernarfonshire_Websites
Parishes - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/CAE/parishes.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Caernarfonshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Workhouses – Bangor & Beaumaris, Carnarvon, Conway, Pwllheli.
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/CAE/
Websites - http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Caernarvonshire/genealogy.htm
- http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/caernarvonshire/
- http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Place:Caernarvonshire,_Wales
- http://www.census-archives.com/wales/Caernarvonshire.htm
- http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/county/caernarfonshire/parish_records/
- http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?p=Wales,Wales,Caernarvon,Aber-erch&f=1
-http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Source:Church_in_Wales._Parish_Church_of_Penmorfa._Cwrtmawr_Mss

Cardiganshire

Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Cardiganshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/CGN/indexpars.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Cardiganshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses – Aberayron, Aberystwyth, Cardigan, Lampeter, Tregaron
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/CGN/
Websites - http://www.aberystwyth-online.co.uk/cardiganshire/cardigan/genealogy_family_history/
- http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/cardiganshire/
- http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Cardiganshire/genealogy.htm
- http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Category:Cardiganshire,_Wales

Carmarthenshire

Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Carmarthenshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/CMN/indexpars.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Carmarthenshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses - Llandilo Fawr, Llandovery, Llanelly, Newcastle-in-Emlyn
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/CMN/
Websites - http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/carmarthenshire/
- http://carmarthenshire-online.info/carmarthenshirefhs/
- http://www.ukgenealogy.co.uk/cmn.htm
- http://www.uk-genealogy-online.com/
- http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Carmarthenshire/genealogy.htm

Denbighshire

Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Denbighshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/DEN/indexpars.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Denbighshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses – Llanrwst, Ruthin, Wrexham
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/DEN/
Websites -
Flintshire
Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Flintshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/FLN/indexpars.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Flintshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses – Hawarden, Holywell, St. Asaph
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/FLN/
Websites - http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/denbighshire/
- http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Denbighshire/genealogy.htm
- http://www.ukgenealogy.co.uk/den.htm
- http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Place:Ruthin,_Wales
- http://www.census-archives.com/wales/Denbighshire.htm

Glamorgan

Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Glamorgan,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/GLA/Parishes.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Glamorgan_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses - Bridgend & Cowbridge, Cardiff, Gower, Merthyr Tydfil, Neath, Pontardawe, Pontypridd, Swansea
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/GLA/
Websites - http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Glamorgan/genealogy.htm
- http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/glamorgan/
- http://www.ukgenealogy.co.uk/gla.htm
- http://www.interment.net/uk/wales/glamorgan.htm 

=== Merionethshire === Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Merionethshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/MER/parishes.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Merionethshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses – Bala, Corwen, Dolgelley, Festiniog
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/GLA/
Websites - http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/merionethshire/
- http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Merionethshire/genealogy.htm
- http://www.ukgenealogy.co.uk/mer.htm
- http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Place:Merionethshire,_Wales
- http://www.abcgenealogy.com/Regional/Europe/UK/Wales/By_County/Merionethshire/

Monmouthshire

Wiki and maps – https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Monmouthshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/MON/parishes.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Monmouthshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses – Abergavenny, Bedwellty, Chepstow, Monmouth, Newport, Pontypool
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/MON/
Websites - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wlsmon/
- http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Monmouthshire/genealogy.htm
- http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/monmouthshire/
- http://www.genealogylinks.net/marriages/uk/wales/Monmouthshire.htm
- http://www.ukgenealogy.co.uk/mon.htm  === Montgomeryshire ===  Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Montgomeryshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/MGY/indexpars.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Montgomeryshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses - Montgomery & Pool (Forden), Llanfyllin, Machynlleth, Newtown & Llanidloes
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/MGY/
Websites - http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/montgomeryshire/
- http://www.recyclegen.com/archives/montg_coll/nop/pryce/pr_prycejones.htm
- http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Montgomeryshire/genealogy.htm
- http://www.llanidloes.com/genealogy/index.html
- http://www.ukgenealogy.co.uk/mgy.htm
- http://www.benbowfamily.com/showmap.php?cemeteryID=42
- http://www.genealogylinks.net/marriages/uk/wales/Montgomeryshire.htm

Pembrokeshire

Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Pembrokeshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/PEM/indexpars.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Pembrokeshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses – Haverfordwest, Narberth, Pembroke
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/PEM/
Websites - http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/pembrokeshire/
- http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Pembrokeshire/genealogy.htm
- http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Place:Roch_Castle,_Haverfordwest,_Pembrokeshire,_Wales
- http://www.abcgenealogy.com/Regional/Europe/UK/Wales/By_County/Pembrokeshire/
- http://www.cenquest.co.uk/

Radnorshire

Wiki and maps - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Radnorshire,_Wales
Parishes and towns - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/RAD/indexpars.html
Poor Law Unions - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Radnorshire_Poor_Law_Unions
Work Houses – Knighton, Presteigne, Rhayader
GENUKI - http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/RAD/
Websites - http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales/Radnorshire/genealogy.htm
- http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/wales/radnorshire/
- http://www.ukgenealogy.co.uk/rad.htm
- http://www.abcgenealogy.com/Regional/Europe/UK/Wales/By_County/Radnorshire/

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