Bryneglwys, Denbighshire Genealogy
BRYN-EGLWYS a parish in the hundred of Yale, county of Denbigh, 5 miles (N.W.) from Llangollen. This parish is situated among mountains of various elevations, and characterized by boldness of scenery.... The church is a small edifice, having no claim to architectural notice. There are place of worship for Calvinistic and Wesleyan Methodists.
"It is divided into the townships of Bodynwydag, Bryntangor, Fanybedwell, Gwrthrina, and Llan." [Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1870-72, John Marius Wilson]
For more information see Bryneglwys, Denbighshire at genuki.org.uk
|before 31 March 1974||Denbighshire|
|1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996||Clwyd|
|from 1 April 1996||Denbighshire|
Church Records (Nonconformist)
The following records have been published:
- Capel Sion (Calvinistic Methodist) - Baptisms (1820-1837): C101411
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.
Maps and Gazetteers
- Bryneglwys Parish Church at Clwyd FHS
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of Wales (1849). Adapted. Date accessed: 11 September 2014.