Tuesday, 24 September 2013

Wales, Court and Miscellaneous Records, 1542-1911 at FamilySearch

Sourced from the National Library of Wales, FamilySearch.org are making available over 200,000 images from the record sets below. They are mostly from well before civil registration and the census, and a challenge to read. The most accessible are the marriage bonds for St Asaph and St David.

Consistory Court papers
Carmarthenshire 1664-1830

Court records-Crown Books
Carmarthenshire 1614-1666
Flintshire 1564--1637

Court records-gaol files
Breconshire 1660-1727
Cardiganshire 1702 -1730
Denbighshire 1545-1808
Flintshire 1542-1730
Glamorganshire 1660-1724
Merionethshire 1661-1727
Montgomeryshire 1730 only
Pembrokeshire 1727-1730
Radnorshire 1728-1730

Marriage bonds
St Asaph, 1611-1911 (211 volumes)
St David, 1601-1903 (88 volumes)
Appear to be in English and some earlier volumes also in Latin

Memoranda of the Great Sessions
Carmarthenshire 1707-1756

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