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Glamorgan Archives
Cardiff, St. Samson Ecclesiastical Parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 P155CW

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Cardiff, St. Samson Ecclesiastical Parish records

Short Title: Cardiff, St. Samson Ecclesiastical Parish records

Creation date(s): 1904-1990

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.04 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Cardiff, St. Samson Ecclesiastical Parish

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: St. Samson is a modern parish, formed in 1924 from the parishes of St. Mary, Cardiff and St. Paul, Grangetown. It was amalgamated with St. Dyfrigâ€TMs parish in 1967 (to become Cardiff St. Dyfrig and St. Samson), to enable Wood Street to be widened and the bridge rebuilt.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Cardiff, St. Samson Ecclesiastical Parish records including registers of baptisms, 1904-1989; marriages, 1923-1970; banns, 1930-1940; services, 1934-1951; St Dyfrig and St Samson registers of marriages, 1970-1990

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Cardiff, St. Samson Ecclesiastical Parish records arranged chronologically by record series

Conditions governing access: No Restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: Handlist available at the Glamorgan Record Office

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, 1976-2003

ALLIED MATERIALS

Existence and location of originals: Originals held at the Glamorgan Record Office

Existence and location of copies: Facsimiles of parish registers available for public use at the Glamorgan Record Office.

Related material: See also P154CW (Cardiff, St. Dyfrig Ecclesiastical Parish records)

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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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