Wales, Powys Church of Wales Parish Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)
|This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.|
This collection contains baptisms, marriages, and burials from parishes in Powys. This collection was done in cooperation with FindMyPast, and a full version of the index can be found at FindMyPast.co.uk.
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.
- "Wales, Powys, Parish Registers" Index. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing "Parish Records Collection 1538-2005." Index and images. findmypast .co.uk. www.findmypast.co.uk : Brightsolid, 2012. The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
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)
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