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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Wesleyan Methodists, marriage registers

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Wes Marr

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Wesleyan Methodist Marriage Registers

Short Title: Wesleyan Methodists, marriage registers

Creation date(s): 1907-1981

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Wesleyan Methodists

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The records are marriage registers of Wesleyan Methodist Churches in West Glamorgan, including the chapels at Aberavon, Glyncorrwg, Morriston, Neath, Port Talbot, Cwmavon, Skewen, Swansea, Dyffryn Clydach, Neath Abbey, and Llangiwg.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Marriage registers, 1907-1981, of the following Wesleyan Methodist chapels: Aberavon, Bethel, 1932-1962; Aberavon, Zion, 1907-1963; Glyncorrwg, Abercregan, 1937; Morriston, 1940-1962; Neath, London Road, 1909-1971; Port Talbot, Cwmavon, 1938-1971; Skewen, 1907-1934; Swansea, Alexandra Road, 1904-1933, Swansea, Oxford Street, 1920-1940; Swansea, Pell Street, 1908-1940; St Albans Road Chapel, Rhyddings, Swansea, 1910-1958; Dyffryn Clydach: Ebenezer Welsh Methodist Chapel, Neath Abbey, 1918-1981; and Llangiwg English Methodist Chapel, 1959-1968.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Wesleyan Methodist Marriage Registers, catalogue.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: August 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Church records and registers | Wales | West Glamorgan
Marriage records | Wales | West Glamorgan

Personal names

Corporate names
Abercregan Wesleyan Methodist Church (Glyncorrwg, Wales)
Bethel Wesleyan Methodist Church (Aberavon, Wales)
Landore Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (Landore, Wales)
Morriston Wesleyan Methodist Church (Morriston, Wales)
Neath Abbey Methodist Chapel
Neath Poor Law Union | Board of Guardians
Neath Wesleyan Methodist Church (Neath, Wales)
Pell Street Methodist Church (Swansea, Wales)
Port Talbot Wesleyan Methodist Church
Skewen Wesleyan Methodist Church (Skewen, Wales)
Wesley Memorial Methodist Church (Swansea, Wales)
Wesleyan Methodist Church
Zion Wesleyan Methodist Church (Aberavon, Wales)

Places
Aberavon (Wales)
Glyncorrwg (Wales)
Llangiwg (Wales)
Morriston (Wales)
Neath (Wales)
Neath Abbey (Wales)
Port Talbot (Wales)
Skewen (Wales)
Swansea (Wales)

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