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"LLAN ISAN, in the Cwmwd of Cibwyr, Cantref of Brenhinol (now called the hundred of Kibbor), County of GLAMORGAN, South Wales: a Perpetual Curacy, not in charge, of the certified value of 10.: Patrons, The Earl of Plymouth, and Charles Kemys Tynte, Esq., alternately: Church dedicated to St. Isan. The Resident Population of this Parish, in 1801, was 329. The Money raised by the Parish Rates, in 1803, was 269..1..0, at 11s. in the pound. it is 4 m. N. b. NW. from Caerdiff. Here is a Free School. This Parish contains from five to six hundred acres of Land. St. Denis's Well is esteemed efficacious in Scorbutic complaints. According to the Diocesan Report, in 1809, the yearly value of this Benefice, arising from Stipend, and Augmentation, was 46."
From: A Topographical Dictionary of The Dominion of Wales by Nicholas Carlisle, London, 1811.

Bibliography
Cemeteries
Church History
Church Records
Description and Travel
Glamorgan Parish Map Directories
Land and Property
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

Chapels Database  - a  list of all known non-conformist chapels or other non-Anglican religions in the parish

LLANISHEN, St. Isan   1870-1873   - on Church plans online

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. Isan, is in the Benefice of Llanishen, 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 ST176818.

A transcription of the registers is available from the Glamorgan Family History Society for the years: Baptisms, 1717-1901, Marriages, 1725-1837, Burials, 1717-1900.

Anglican Parish Registers Held at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Baptisms Marriages Burials Banns Bishops Transcripts
1752-1914 1754-1939 1752-1914 1873-1926 1717, 1724-1757, 1759-1799, 1801-1827, 1829-1830, 1832, 1834-1837

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

Modern Parishes & Chapels of Ease :- The Parish of Llanishen contains two Chapels of Ease :-

 

Non Conformist Registers Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref
Quakers - - 1911-1927 -

Description and Travel

Places, villages, farms etc within Llanishen  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)

Description of parish from A Topographical Dictionary of Wales (1833) by Samuel Lewis.

Llanishen - on Wikipedia

Directories

Transcript of complete name listing for Whitchurch, with the parishes and villages of Lisvane, Llanishen, Pentyrch, Tongwynlais, Taff's Well and Walnut Tree Bridge, from Slaters Directory for 1880.

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

Land and Property

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

Maps

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

Population

The Population of Llanishen was as follows, and a more detailed breakdown is available.
1841 - 418 1851 - 388 1861 - 449 1871 - 515 1881 - 469 1891 - 691

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;

 

Llanishen


[Last Updated : 22 Nov 2012 - Gareth Hicks]

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