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Llandough Juxta Penarth

"A village near Penarth, once the site of a Celtic monastry, and still retaining a fine specimen of a Celtic pillar cross. There is another village of the same name near Cowbridge."
[Glamorganshire, 1911]
Bibliography
Cemeteries
Church History
Church Records
Glamorgan Parish Map Description and Travel
History
Maps
Population
Public Records
Schools

Bibliography

Here is a substantial reading list of books which relate to Glamorgan, either county or parish.

Cemeteries

The Glamorgan Family History Society have produced a set of microfiche containing Monumental Inscriptions for the following burial grounds :-

Church History

LLANDOUGH, St. Dochdwy  1865-1867    - on Church plans online

Glamorgan Chapels Database - a project to compile a list of all known non-conformist chapels or other non-Anglican religions in each parish -  below are references to 1 such chapel found in this parish;-

Church Records

For full and up-to-date details of their holdings see the sites of Glamorgan Record Office and/or West Glamorgan Archives

See Bap/Mar/Bur data on  FreeReg

The church is dedicated to St. Dochdwy, is in the Benefice of Llandough with Leckwich, and the diocese of Llandaff. Details of the present incumbent of this benefice can be found at the Church in Wales website. The church can be located at grid reference ST168733.

A transcription of the registers is available from the Glamorgan Family History Society for the years: Baptisms, 1724-1880, Marriages, 1725-1839, Burials, 1725-1883. Visit their website for information on how to purchase these fiche.

Anglican Parish Registers Held at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Baptisms Marriages Burials Banns Bishops Transcripts
1784-1938 1755-1991 1784-1928 1929-1988 1724-1752, 1754-1764, 1766-1837

The following Religious Institutions are covered in the Mormon International Genealogical Index (IGI) :-

Description and Travel

Places, villages, farms etc within Llandough-juxta-Penarth parish as shown on the online parish map from the CD of  Historic Parishes of England and Wales: an Electronic Map of Boundaries before 1850 with a Gazetteer and Metadata [computer file]. (Kain, R.J.P., Oliver, R.R.). (Extracted by Gareth Hicks)

Descriptions of the parish from
A Topographical Dictionary of Wales (1833) by Samuel Lewis.
A Topographical Dictionary of The Dominion of Wales by Nicholas Carlisle, London, 1811.

History

The Manor of Llandough - from Cardiff Records, Volume II, Chapter I  NOTES ON THE MANORS OF THE CARDIFF DISTRICT . (British History Online)

Maps

View maps covering the area of this parish and places within its boundaries

Population

The Population of Llandough-juxta-Penarth was as follows, and a more detailed breakdown is available.
1841 - 133 1851 - 135 1861 - 234 1871 - 198 1881 - 510 1891 - 1,165

Public Records

Details of extant records on Archives Network Wales for the following;

Schools

Details of extant records on Archives Network Wales for the following;

 

Llandough Juxta Penarth


[Last Updated : 23 Nov 2012 - Gareth Hicks]

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