A guide to genealogy in Merthyr Tydfil, with information on where to find birth, baptism, marriage, death and burial records; census records; wills; cemeteries; maps; etc.
For more information on Merthyr Tydfil see Merthyr Tydfil at Genuki.
|before 31 March 1974||Glamorgan|
|1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996||Mid Glamorgan|
|from 1 April 1996||Merthyr Tydfil|
The 1841 census returns for Dowlais and Upper Merthyr Tydfil are missing.
The 1891 census returns for parts of Morgantown, Merthyr Tydfil are defective. Some pages are missing in ED 25. For full details see http://members.ozemail.com.au/~peterpjw/defects2.html.
Poor Law Union Records
Maps and Gazetteers
- Merthyr Tudful at Vision of Britain.
The Merthyr Tydfil Historical Society is not oriented to family history but has published twenty four journals that provide information on local history that will benefit anyone interested in genealogy or local history.