A guide to genealogy in Blaenpennal, with information on where to find birth, baptism, marriage, death and burial records; census records; wills; cemeteries; maps; etc.
BLAEN-PENAL, a chapelry in the parish of LLANDEWY-BREVI , lower division of the hundred of PENARTH, county of CARDIGAN, SOUTH WALES, 10 1/2 miles (N. by E.) from Lampeter. It is situated at the extremity of the beautiful vale of Aëron which river rises from a mountain near the village, in which and the surrounding district are several pleasing and ornamental residences. The chapel is dedicated to St. David. There is a place of worship for Calvinistic Methodists.
For further information see Blaenpennal at Genuki.
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 464305.
Maps and Gazetteers
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of Wales (1849), pp. 88-92. Adapted. Date accessed: 17 January 2014.