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Revision as of 23:26, 15 August 2014

WalesGotoarrow.pngGlamorgan Parish Registers

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.
Access the records: Wales, Glamorganshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912 .

Record Description

This collection contains baptisms, marriages, and burials from parishes in Glamorganshire. This collection was done in cooperation with FindMyPast, and a full version of the index can be found at FindMyPast.co.uk. The collection covers the years 1538 to 1912.

Record History, Content and Use

For additional information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article Wales Parish Registers (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Search the Collection

To search the collection fill in the requested information in the boxes on the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the individuals in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to look at the information on several individuals comparing the information about them to your ancestors to make this determination.

As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

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Don't overlook FHL Place Wales, Glamorgan items or FHL Keyword Wales, Glamorgan items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Wales Archives and Libraries.

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Contributions to This Article

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Citations for This Collection

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Collection citation:

"Wales, Glamorganshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912." Index. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey, England.