Mid Wales

Breconshire - Censuses



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1881 Census index for Breconshire Karin Duncan

John Ball

Venita Roylance

Wyndham Marsh

1851 Census of Breconshire Enumeration Districts: Brecon, Builth, Crickhowell & Hay.(Full Index + As Enumerated).

This CD holds almost 57,000 entries, published by the Powys Family History Society .
Also includes several transcriptions of parishes in Breconshire which were enumerated in Glamorgan and Carmarthen: these are: Parish of Cefn-coed-y-cymer (Merthyr Tydfil); Parish of Faenor (Merthyr Tydfil); Parish of Penderyn (Merthyr Tydfil); Parish of Ystradfellte (Neath); Parish of Ystradgynlais (Neath); Parish of Llanwrthw (Llandovery); Parish of Llanwrtyd (Llandovery)
Note: Please provide approx. date of birth and full name in request -- blanket searches will not be provided.

Gwynneth Wright
1851 Census of Breconshire. Crickhowell Enumeration District. Full Transcript plus Surname Index, Parishes of Llanfihangel Cwmdu, Llangynidr, Llangattock, Crickhowell, Llanelly, Llanbedr, Llangenni, Partrishow & Grwynefawr (POW-2490). Published by the Powys Family History Society .

Volunteer Needed

Brecon. Enumeration District . Surname Index to the 1851 census.
This is NOT "as enumerated".

Includes parishes of  Merthyr Cynog, Garthbrengi, Llanfechan, Llanfihangel Nant Bran, Llandeilo'r Fan, Llywel, Trallong, Defynnog, Llansbyddyd, Battle, Llanddew, Brecon St John, Brecon St Mary, Brecon St David, Cantref, Llanfrynach, Llanfeugan, Llandefalle, Llanfilo, Llandefaelog Tre'r Graig, Llanfihangel Tal-y-llyn, Llangasty Tal-y-llyn, Llangors.

Wyndham Marsh
Breconshire 1861 Census - Whole County including the "As Enumerated" Transcripts and Surname Indexes (CD pub. by Powys FHS) Gwynneth Wright
HAVARD name , all entries from the 1881 BRE  census, LeeAnn can sort,search as required, and export in many formats [ contact for options]     LeeAnn
Crickadarn 1851 census Volunteer Needed
Gwenddwr , North  1851 census Volunteer Needed
Gwenddwr, South   1851 census Volunteer Needed

Please contact Julie Preston  if you are willing to add your name to this list.