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== Record Description ==
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== Record Description ==
  
These records are part of a set of gateway records needed to bridge from the census & civil registration era back to the earlier period when land and property records are required for pre 1841 research.
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This collection contains Court Records and Marriage Bonds from the National Library of Wales. These records are part of a set of gateway records needed to bridge from the census &amp; civil registration era back to the earlier period when land and property records are required for pre 1841 research. Images are being added as they become available. The collection covers the years 1542 to 1911.  
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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== Record Content  ==
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{{Incomplete Image Translations}}
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Image:Wales, Court and Miscellaneous Records DGS 5734070 21 Court Record.jpg|Court Record
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Image:Wales, Court and Miscellaneous Records (12-0619) Marriage DGS 5810746 145.jpg|Marriage Record
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Facts found in this collection may include:
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*Name
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*Date of event
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*Names of spouse or family members
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*Residence
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*Place of event
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== How to Use the Record  ==
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To begin your search in this collection, it would be helpful to know the following information:
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*Name of ancestor
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*County of event
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*Approximate year of event
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==== Search the Collection  ====
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To search the collection <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate “Record Type”<br> ⇒Select the appropriate “Locality, Date, Volume” which takes you to the images.
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Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.
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==== Using the Information  ====
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When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details such as a title, an occupation, or land ownership. Add this new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors. For example:
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*Use the place and names to locate census records for the time period. Census records are taken every ten years. The first to list names was in 1841. For additional information on censues of wales see the wiki article [[Wales Census|Wales Census]].
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== Related Websites  ==
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/mdr/ Manorial Documents Register]
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*[http://www.llgc.org.uk/ National Library of Wales website]
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
{{Collection citation
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*[[England Land and Property, Part 2]]
|text=<!--bibdescbegin-->National Library of WalesCourt and Miscellaneous Records. National Library of Wales, Ceredigion, Wales.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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*[[Wales Court Records]]
  
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
== Record Content  ==
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{{Contributor_invite}}
  
Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include: {{Incomplete Content Section}}
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
  
== How to Use the Record ==
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Citation for individual images are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on "show citation" box. [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/2040546/waypoints Wales, Court and Miscellaneous Records, 1542-1911]
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== Related Websites ==
 
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== Related Wiki Articles ==
 
Include at least one link to an existing wiki article.  
 
== Contributions to This Article ==
 
{{Contributor_invite}}
 
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
 
 
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
 
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
 
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection ===
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]]link from the collection landing page.
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‘‘Example for an Indexed Collection:’’
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=== Citation for This Collection ===
  
“Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; citing Delaware, State Marriage Records, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover.
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.  
‘‘Example for a Browsed Collection:’’
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{{Collection citation
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|text=<!--bibdescbegin-->National Library of Wales. Court and Miscellaneous Records. National Library of Wales, Ceredigion, Wales.<!--bibdescend-->}}
  
“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata  > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 >  image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.
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[[Wales, Court and Miscellaneous Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
“Example for a Legacy Collection:”
 
  
"Australia Death and Burials 1816-1980," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed March 4, 2011), Annie Jones, 28 Jul 1887; citing Territorial Records, reference Crookwell, FHL microfilm 1,238,833; Victoria Registry of Births, Deaths, and Marriages, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
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When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to “Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 3.
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Record Description

This collection contains Court Records and Marriage Bonds from the National Library of Wales. These records are part of a set of gateway records needed to bridge from the census & civil registration era back to the earlier period when land and property records are required for pre 1841 research. Images are being added as they become available. The collection covers the years 1542 to 1911.

Record Content

Facts found in this collection may include:

  • Name
  • Date of event
  • Names of spouse or family members
  • Residence
  • Place of event

How to Use the Record

To begin your search in this collection, it would be helpful to know the following information:

  • Name of ancestor
  • County of event
  • Approximate year of event

Search the Collection

To search the collection
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate “Record Type”
⇒Select the appropriate “Locality, Date, Volume” which takes you to the images.

Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

Using the Information

When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details such as a title, an occupation, or land ownership. Add this new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors. For example:

  • Use the place and names to locate census records for the time period. Census records are taken every ten years. The first to list names was in 1841. For additional information on censues of wales see the wiki article Wales Census.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citation for individual images are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on "show citation" box. Wales, Court and Miscellaneous Records, 1542-1911

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collectionslink from the collection landing page.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

National Library of Wales. Court and Miscellaneous Records. National Library of Wales, Ceredigion, Wales.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.


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