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You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Cefncoedycymer area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church Records

A parish formed out of Y Faenor/Vaynor

Detailed information on deposited registers and transcripts for this parish is given under Breconshire Parish Registers on the Powys Archives website

As a guide only, the principal extant parochial church records for this parish span the dates shown below (as detailed in Parish Registers of Wales (NLW 2000) but exact current holdings should be confirmed with the individual Archives:

  • Baptisms 1877-1910, 1924-1950; Marriages 1883-1973; Burials - ; Banns 1926-1951 See Vaynor for Baptisms 1910-24 Parish Registers, or copies, for all or part of these dates are held at the NLW and/or Powys Archives. Bishops Transcripts - none detailed in source book

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Cefncoedycymer which are provided by:


The transcription of the section for Cefncoedycymer from the National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Cefncoedycymer has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO030081 (Lat/Lon: 51.763109, -3.406984), Cefncoedycymer which are provided by: