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Wenvoe Ecclesiastical Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P51CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Wenvoe Ecclesiastical Parish records

Short Title: Wenvoe Ecclesiastical Parish records

Creation date(s): 1585-1973

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.08 cubic metres (12 volumes, 1 paper, 3 files and 1 booklet)

Name of creator(s): Wenvoe Ecclesiastical Parish

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Wenvoe is an ancient parish within the rural deanery of Penarth in the diocese of Llandaff. It is situated approximately 6 miles south-west of Cardiff in the hundred of Dinas Powys and includes the village of Wenvoe and Wenvoe castle. The parish church is dedicated to St. Mary.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Wenvoe Ecclesiastical Parish records including registers of baptisms, 1585-1971; marriages, 1585-1970; burials, 1585-1983; services, 1928-1941; banns, 1824-1973; records relating to: property, 1927-1941; civil matters, 1829-1937; churchwardens, 1828-1870

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Wenvoe 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, 1977-1986

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 P51 (Wenvoe Ecclesiastical Parish records)

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Bishops transcripts for the years 1724-1866 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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