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
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.
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
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
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: deposited by the incumbent, 1976-2003
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)
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