Wales, Glamorgan, Parish Register Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues
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NOTE: Most missing records are available on microfilm. See Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche for instructions on ordering microfilm as well as finding a local FamilySearch Center where you can view the films.
NOTE: For a detailed list of the parishes included and the years they cover, see Coverage Table for Wales, Glamorgan, Parish Register Marriages, 1837-1922.
Question #1: I am no longer able to view records for the parishes of Gabalfa and Glyntaff (Glyn-taf). How can I locate these records?
Answer #1: FamilySearch captured a small number of images from the Parish Registers of Gabalfa and Glyntaff and created related indexes. FamilySearch has agreed to remove the images and indexes of these records from FamilySearch.org due to a miscommunication from the record custodian. We apologize for this inconvenience.
FamilySearch patrons can still view the Bishop's Transcripts for Glamorgan, Gabalfa parish, by ordering the following microfilms online through the FamilySearch Catalog and having them shipped to a nearby family history center.
The Bishop's Transcripts for Glamorgan, Gabalfa parish may be viewed by ordering the microfilm number 104870, Item 3. Click on any item on the list to view further details, and then click on the title to view the film numbers associated with the collection.
The Bishop's Transcripts for Glamorgan, Glyntaff (Glyn-taf) parish may be viewed by ordering the microfilm number 104872, Item 2. Click on any item on the list to view further details, and then click on the title to view the film numbers associated with the collection. The indexes to the Bishop's Transcripts may be viewed on film number 6205547.
Question #2: I am unable to find records for some of the parishes in Glamorgan. How can I locate these records?
Answer #2: Indexes for many parishes in Glamorgan were never filmed since permission had not been granted to FamilySearch by the record custodian to publish them online. Click on the Learn More or About This Collection link for a listing of the 80 parish indexes found online.
The Bishop's Transcripts for these areas can be viewed by ordering the microfilm. Simply order the microfilm online through the FamilySearch Catalog.
Additional microfilms are available for these parishes.
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