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__NOTOC__ [[Image:Y ddraig goch.png|thumb|150px]] From the earliest times the social order in Wales, as elsewhere, was bound up with the division and occupation of the land. The laws of the medieval king Hywel Dda depict a semi-nomadic people with strong tribal affinities, practicing a pastoral economy. From the eleventh century the numerous Welsh princes attempted to [[Life and Traditions in Rural Wales|'''Read more'''...]]<br>  
 
__NOTOC__ [[Image:Y ddraig goch.png|thumb|150px]] From the earliest times the social order in Wales, as elsewhere, was bound up with the division and occupation of the land. The laws of the medieval king Hywel Dda depict a semi-nomadic people with strong tribal affinities, practicing a pastoral economy. From the eleventh century the numerous Welsh princes attempted to [[Life and Traditions in Rural Wales|'''Read more'''...]]<br>  
  
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*The [http://www.1911census.co.uk/ '''1911 census'''] is now available online for all of Wales. About 13% of the schedules are printed and filled out in Welsh.  
 
*The [http://www.1911census.co.uk/ '''1911 census'''] is now available online for all of Wales. About 13% of the schedules are printed and filled out in Welsh.  
 
*Ordnance Survey Maps with registration district boundaries free to [http://www.cassinimaps.co.uk/shop/tna1.asp search online]  
 
*Ordnance Survey Maps with registration district boundaries free to [http://www.cassinimaps.co.uk/shop/tna1.asp search online]  
*Coleg Llandrillo - Abergele&nbsp;offers a course&nbsp;for&nbsp;beginning family history research for ;Deaf People. BBC, See, Hear is looking at doing a special documentary feature on the class.&nbsp;More information to follow.  
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*Coleg Llandrillo - Abergele&nbsp;offers a course&nbsp;for&nbsp;beginning family history research for&nbsp;;Deaf People. BBC, See, Hear is looking at doing a special documentary feature on the class.&nbsp;More information to follow.  
 
*[http://www.llandrillo.ac.uk/abergele/default.htm Coleg Llandrillo - Abergele] has signed a contract with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to host a Family History Library Center.  
 
*[http://www.llandrillo.ac.uk/abergele/default.htm Coleg Llandrillo - Abergele] has signed a contract with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to host a Family History Library Center.  
 
*[http://www.llgc.org.uk/index.php?id=2 The National Library of Wales] at Aberystwyth has begun a £20 million project to make large parts of its collection available on-line. The project will take 10 years to complete and will involve the digitising of millions of documents, newspapers and books.  
 
*[http://www.llgc.org.uk/index.php?id=2 The National Library of Wales] at Aberystwyth has begun a £20 million project to make large parts of its collection available on-line. The project will take 10 years to complete and will involve the digitising of millions of documents, newspapers and books.  
 
*The latest national [[Wales Census|Census]] in Wales took place on 27 March, 2011.  
 
*The latest national [[Wales Census|Census]] in Wales took place on 27 March, 2011.  
 
*'''BBC Wales''' have relaunched their website on [http://www.bbc.co.uk/wales/history/sites/themes/family.shtml Welsh Family History]  
 
*'''BBC Wales''' have relaunched their website on [http://www.bbc.co.uk/wales/history/sites/themes/family.shtml Welsh Family History]  
*''FamilySearch'' now has [[Welsh parish registers on microfilm|'''Welsh parish registers on microfilm''']].  
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*''FamilySearch'' now has [[Welsh parish registers on microfilm|'''Welsh parish registers on microfilm''']].
  
 
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*[http://welshmormonhistory.org/ Welsh Mormon History]  
 
*[http://welshmormonhistory.org/ Welsh Mormon History]  
 
*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Europe/Wales.pdf BYU Research Outline for Wales]
 
*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Europe/Wales.pdf BYU Research Outline for Wales]
 
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Y ddraig goch.png
From the earliest times the social order in Wales, as elsewhere, was bound up with the division and occupation of the land. The laws of the medieval king Hywel Dda depict a semi-nomadic people with strong tribal affinities, practicing a pastoral economy. From the eleventh century the numerous Welsh princes attempted to Read more...

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  • Pre 1858 Welsh Probate indexes and free document images are now online.
  • The 1911 census is now available online for all of Wales. About 13% of the schedules are printed and filled out in Welsh.
  • Ordnance Survey Maps with registration district boundaries free to search online
  • Coleg Llandrillo - Abergele offers a course for beginning family history research for ;Deaf People. BBC, See, Hear is looking at doing a special documentary feature on the class. More information to follow.
  • Coleg Llandrillo - Abergele has signed a contract with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to host a Family History Library Center.
  • The National Library of Wales at Aberystwyth has begun a £20 million project to make large parts of its collection available on-line. The project will take 10 years to complete and will involve the digitising of millions of documents, newspapers and books.
  • The latest national Census in Wales took place on 27 March, 2011.
  • BBC Wales have relaunched their website on Welsh Family History
  • FamilySearch now has Welsh parish registers on microfilm.

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