Wales Websites

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*[http://isys.llgc.org.uk/ Wales Marriage Bonds Application search 1616-1837 online]  
 
*[http://isys.llgc.org.uk/ Wales Marriage Bonds Application search 1616-1837 online]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1392564 Some Glamorgan Church marriages indexed]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1392564 Some Glamorgan Church marriages indexed]  
*[http://www.freereg.org.uk FreeReg]
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*[http://www.freereg.org.uk FreeReg]  
 
*Note that Monmouthshire is incorrectly listed in England on familysearch!
 
*Note that Monmouthshire is incorrectly listed in England on familysearch!
  
 
=== Churches & Chapels  ===
 
=== Churches & Chapels  ===
  
*Accessing Church of England/Wales Church Records see above Church Records 
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*Accessing Church of England/Wales Church Records see above Church Records   
 
*[http://www.churchinwales.org.uk/ The Church in Wales]  
 
*[http://www.churchinwales.org.uk/ The Church in Wales]  
 
*[http://www.rcahmw.gov.uk/chapels/ Chapel Recording Project of Welsh Chapels]  
 
*[http://www.rcahmw.gov.uk/chapels/ Chapel Recording Project of Welsh Chapels]  
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*[http://www.rcahmw.gov.uk/chapels/ Welsh Chapels]  
 
*[http://www.rcahmw.gov.uk/chapels/ Welsh Chapels]  
 
*[http://steve.pickthall.users.btopenworld.com/pci/4.html The Parish Clerk Index]  
 
*[http://steve.pickthall.users.btopenworld.com/pci/4.html The Parish Clerk Index]  
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
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*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=371 Lewis' Topographical Dictionary of Wales]
  
 
=== General Welsh Genealogy  ===
 
=== General Welsh Genealogy  ===
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*[http://www.bbc.co.uk/wales/history/sites/themes/family.shtml Welsh Family History] at BBC Wales  
 
*[http://www.bbc.co.uk/wales/history/sites/themes/family.shtml Welsh Family History] at BBC Wales  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp Vision of Britain]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp Vision of Britain]  
*[http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales Genealogy Wales]
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*[http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Wales Genealogy Wales]  
 
*[http://www.100welshheroes.com/en/homepage 100 Welsh Heroes]  
 
*[http://www.100welshheroes.com/en/homepage 100 Welsh Heroes]  
 
*[http://www.burkes-peerage.net/sites/peerageandgentry/sitepages/home.asp Burke's Peerage]  
 
*[http://www.burkes-peerage.net/sites/peerageandgentry/sitepages/home.asp Burke's Peerage]  

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Gotoarrow.png Wales Gotoarrow.png Websites

Some of these sources may have limited Welsh content.

Contents

Archives & libraries

Cemeteries

  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission The "Debt of Honour Register" is the Commission's database listing the 1.7 million men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died during the two world wars and the 23,000 cemeteries, memorials and other locations worldwide where they are commemorated.
  • War Graves In Britain - The intent of this organization is to create awareness of the local Commonwealth War graves in Great Britain and compile a record of untended war graves. Sparse content.

Census

Church records

Churches & Chapels

Civil registration

These online indexes to order certificates are the best and easiest way to obtain a birth, marriage, or death certificate 1 July 1837-present. Just "click" below and see what you can find.

Certificate Ordering from local Superintendent Registrar

Court records

Dictionaries

Emigrant & Immigrant

Gazetteers

General Welsh Genealogy

Heraldry

Jews

Maps

Merchant marines

Military records

Names - Geographical

Names - Personal

Newspapers

  • The Cambrian was an English newpaper published from 1804 to 1930. Swansea library has made an index which is searchable online. Visit the Cambrian Index.

Nobility

Occupations

Periodicals