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Glamorgan Archives
Welsh St. Donats Ecclesiastical Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P25CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Welsh St. Donats Ecclesiastical Parish records

Short Title: Welsh St. Donats Ecclesiastical Parish records

Creation date(s): 1725-1982

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.06 cubic metres (8 volumes, 5 papers and 1 card)

Name of creator(s): Welsh St. Donats Ecclesiastical Parish records

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Welsh St. Donats is an ancient parish within the eastern division of Groneath Lower rural deanery in the diocese of Llandaff. It is situated approximately 3 miles north-east of Cowbridge in the Vale of Glamorgan. It parish church is dedicated to St. Donat.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Welsh St. Donats Ecclesiastical Parish records including registers of baptisms, 1725-1981; marriages, 1726-1970; burials, 1726-1982; banns, 1824-1979; services, 1933-1961; marriage licence, 1849; tithe, 1921-1924; churchwardens records, 1891-1937; miscellaneous records, 1982

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Welsh St. Donats Ecclesiastical Parish records arranged by item

Conditions governing access: No Restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply

Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at http://calmview.cardiff.gov.uk/calmview/

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the incumbent, 1982-1996

ALLIED MATERIALS

Existence and location of originals: Originals held at the Glamorgan Archives

Existence and location of copies: Facsimiles of parish registers available for public use at the Glamorgan Archives. Facsimiles of parish registers also held at West Glamorgan Archive Service

Related material: See also P25 (Welsh St. Donats Ecclesiastical Parish registers)

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Bishops transcripts for the years 1724-51, 1753, 1755-69, 1771-89, 1791-1802, 1804-68, 1870-3, 1875-6, 1878, 1881 held at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth; Microfiche copy of Bishops transcripts held at the Glamorgan Archives

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids; Williams and Watts-Williams, Confrestri Plwyf Cymru/Parish Registers of Wales, (Aberystwyth, 2000); www.churchinwales.org.uk

Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2006


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