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Glamorgan Non-Conformist Register Images

 

Glamorgan Burials Index 1695-1945+

Glamorgan Marriage Index 1659-1837

Glamorgan Baptisms Index 1569-1930

 

West Glamorgan GRO Indexes

 

Glamorgan Parish Registers, 1558-1990

 

 

1841 GLA Census Index

1851 GLA Census Index

1861 GLA Census Index

1881 GLA Census Index

 

South Wales Pigots 1822-23
South Wales Pigots 1835
South Wales Pigots 1844

 

Roll-of-Honour - Glamorgan
Glamorgan war memorials and rolls of honour

 

Memorials at Holy Cross Churchyard, Cowbridge, Glamorgan

 

Memorials at Cowbridge Cemetery, Glamorgan

 

Glamorgan Churchyard MI's many cemeteries indexed here

 

Memorials at St John the Baptist Churchyard, Llanbleddian

 

Memorials at Llanfrynach Churchyard

 

Parish of Llantwit Juxta Neath

Church of St.Illtyd

 

Parish of Llantwit Juxta Neath New Cemetery

 

Glamorganshire Wikipedia

Glamorganshire Genuki

 

Albion Colliery

Explosion 25th of June 1894 List of Deaths

 

Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan, Schoolmasters and other Teachers to 1900

 

Cronology of Glamorgan

A chronology of Glamorgan by Bob Sanders

 

Population of Glamorgan
1841 - 171,188
1851 - 240,095
1861 - 326,254
1871 - 396,010
1881 - 511,433
 1891 - 693,072
 

 

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Glamorganshire

County Map

 

Towns & Parishes

Click on the Parish/Town

Diagram showing Ancient Parish of Glamorgan

 

Aberavon
Aberdare
Baglan
Briton Ferry
Cadoxton-juxta-Neath
Cardiff
Gelligaer
Llangyfelach
Llansamlet
Llantwit-juxta-Neath
Llanwonno
Loughor
Merthyr Tydfil
Margam
Neath St Thomas
Swansea
Skewen
Tythegston
Ystradfodwg

 

 

 

Directories of Wales

 

Glamorgan Registration Districts

 

Surnames Mentioned in MI's

 

Swansea Valley History

 Swansea Valley etc.

 

Glamorgan Deeds Index 1566-1799

 

Glamorgan Place-names Index

 

Glamorgan Non-Conformist Index

 

Old Carmel Chapel Gwaun Cae Gurwen

 

Cardiff Mariners mariners who sailed

on Cardiff registered ships

 

Swansea Mariners

 

Whitchurch & Llandaff North

 

Neath Genealogy

 

Glamorganshire Sheriffs

 

Deeds Index [Coleman]

 

Coleman Deeds Index

pre 1700 , 1700-1750 , 1750-1799 , 1800-1864

an index to the section of the Calendar of Deeds published by the National Library of Wales in 1921 which relates to Glamorgan

 

Glamorganshire Old Maps

 

Oxford University Alumni with Cardiff

& Vale of Glamorgan Connections

 
A Brief History of the Development of the Port of Cardiff

A Brief History of the Chartist Uprising in Glamorgan

A Brief History of the Rebecca Riots in Glamorgan

A Brief History of the Merthyr Uprising 1831-2

A Brief History of the Glamorgan Militia

A Contemporary Account of the Glamorgan Militia's Movements 1798 - 1800, by John Williams of Cardiff, Militiaman

A Brief History of the Glamorgan Yeomanry Regiments

A Brief History of the Glamorgan Volunteer Regiments

A Brief History of Some Cardiff Shipping Companies

A contemporary account of the saving of the crew of the Whitby (Yorkshire) owned ship MONKSHAVEN on passage Swansea to Valparaiso in 1876.

An index to railway companies which operated in South Wales before the Nationalisation of Railways in 1947

Brief Histories of the estates of the Gentry in and around Cardiff

Cardiff Chronology Part 1 to 1699

Cardiff Chronology Part 2 1700 to 1849

Cardiff Chronology Part 3 1850 onward

Glamorgan Chronology Part 1 to 1699

Glamorgan Chronology Part 2 1700 to 1849

Glamorgan Chronology Part 3 1850 onward

UK Chronology Part 1

UK Chronology Part 2

UK Chronology Part 3

The Victorian Web: This site by George P Landow, Professor of English and Art History at Brown University, is a mine of excellent information on Victorian Britain. It includes some terrific resources on UK political history, religion, miltary matters, social history, technology and philosophy. Great background to anyones family history.

Coleman Deeds Part 1 to 1699

Coleman Deeds Part 2 1700 to 1749

Coleman Deeds Part 3 1750 to 1799

Coleman Deeds Part 4 1800 to 1864

Index to will extracts from the David Jones of Wallington Collection

Master Mariners in Cardiff Crew Agreements

Index to Ships Recorded at Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff up to 1913

A List of Shipping Records at Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff

A further list of documents relating to ships and shipping companies held at Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff

Index to arbitrations regarding shipping accidents held at Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff

WELSH MARINERS - An index to Welsh Master Mariners, Mates & Seagoing Engineers

This is Dr Reg Davies' excellent site which is the result of many years work. It indexes masters, mates and engineers who were born in or worked from Wales

The Voyages of Victor Ruziczka
Crew Lists for several ships out of Cardiff in the latter part of the 19th century - by Barry Stevens
Barry to Buenos Aires 1913
The journal kept by Doris Kathleen Spicer when she and her sister travelled with their father Captain Walter Blythe Spicer from Barry to Buenos Aires in 1913 aboard the ship St.Oswald - by Mark Spicer

A List of Some Published Sources for Cardiff & Glamorgan History & Genealogy

Some extracts from The Times relating to Cardiff - 1785 to 1819

Some extracts from The Times relating to Cardiff - 1820 to 1839

Some extracts from The Times relating to Cardiff - 1840 to 1849

 

Index to some Oxford University Graduates with Cardiff & Vale of Glamorgan connections

Clergy, Sextons, Churchwardens etc

Actors, Comedians, Musicians etc

Mariners, Ship's Captains, Seamen, Coastguards, Customs & Excise etc

Channel and Dock Pilots, Boatmen etc

Medical, Veterinary etc

Postal & Road Transport Occupations

Publicans, Innkeepers, Hoteliers etc

Schoolteachers, Lecturers etc

Shipwright, Boilermakers & other Dockyard Workers

Soldiers, Policemen, Militiamen etc

A Dictioary of Occupations by John Lacombe

A Guide to Ranks,Professions etc

Clerks of the Peace

High Sheriffs

History of Methodism in Glamorgan

Index to Holdings of Methodist Record for Glamorgan
Part 1

Index to Holdings of Methodist Record for Glamorgan
Part 2

Index to Holdings of Methodist Record for Glamorgan
Part 3

Index to Holdings of Other Non-Conformist Records
Part 1

A to C
Index to Holdings of Other Non-Conformist Records

Part 2 - D to P
Index to Holdings of Other Non-Conformist Records

Part 3 R to Z

A transcript of a work by Marie Trevelyan (from Llantwit Major) about the great Non-Conformist preachers of Wales.
Provided by the V Wales site

Howel Harris: A transcript of a work by Richard Bennett - Published on the web by The Revival Library

John Wesley: A transcript of a 19th century work by Bishop J.C.Ryle - Published on the web by The Revival Library

John Wesley: An abridged transcript of the Journal of John Wesley - Published on the web by The Revival Library

The Life and Art of Charles Wesley: by Victor Shepherd

George Whitefield: A transcript of a 19th century work by Bishop J.C.Ryle - Published on the web by The Revival Library

A Brief History of the Glamorgan Militia

A Contemporary Account of the Movements of The Glamorgan Militia 1798 - 1800 by John Williams, Militiaman

A Brief History of the Glamorgan Yeomanry Regiments

A Brief History of the Glamorgan Volunteer Regiments


AXIS HISTORICAL SOCIETY - LOCAL HISTORY FOR BARRY, GLAMORGAN
The website of this Barry based Local History Society. The site includes a photographic archive for Barry.

THE BUTETOWN HISTORY & ARTS CENTRE, CARDIFFWebsite dealing with aspects of the Cardiff Docks area which used to be known as Tiger Bay

CARDIFF RECORDS - PAT SEWELL

CARDIFF CITY FOOTBALL CLUB - History
Under MEMORIES on this page there are a number of recollections of the club's history and photos. etc

THE CARDIFF CITY & COUNTY OFFICIAL PAGE
Official website for Cardiff which contains some historical data and quite a lot of photographs of Cardiff past and present. Also tourist information etc.Certainly worth looking at if you are planning to visit Cardiff or want to see old or current photos of the City.

THE COWBRIDGE WEBSITE
website for this Vale of Glamorgan Town.

THE LLANCARFAN VILLAGE PAGES
website for this Vale of Glamorgan village and the Llancarfan Society of which I am a member.

THE PENTYRCH VILLAGE PAGES
website for this Glamorgan village on the northern outskirts of Cardiff.

THE PENTYRCH LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY
website for this Local History Society.

THE ROATH VILLAGE WEB
Website for this suburb of Cardiff provided by Hyperaction. Excellent local history site produced for/by local children but with a number of old photos etc. and items of local history. Worth a visit if you have an interest in the area.

THE St.BRIDES-SUPER-ELY WEBSITE
Excellent website for this small village near Cardiff provided by Billie McNamara. A tour of the village with photos etc.

THE VALE OF GLAMORGAN WEBSITE
A website devoted to the Vale of Glamorgan.

LLANDAFF CATHEDRAL WEBSITE
Information on the history of Llandaff Cathedral
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WELSH SETTLERS IN PATAGONIA
 Jeremy Howat's excellent site on Welsh settlers giving lists of the settlers. In the process of being built up but well worth looking at.