"LLANFIHANGEL Y BONT FAEN, in the Cwmwd of Maenor Glynn Ogwr, Cantref of Cron Nedd (now called the Hundred Ogmore), Co. of GLAMORGAN, South Wales: a Rectory, not in charge: Patron, Thomas Wyndham, Esq.: Church dedicated to St. Michael. The Resident Population of this Parish, in 1801, was 53. The Money raised by the Parish Rates, in 1803, was £34..9..6, at 1s. 3d. in the pound. It is 2 1/2 m. S. S. W. from Cowbridge. This Parish contains between six and seven hundred acres of inclosed Land. According to the Diocesan Report, in 1809, the yearly value of this Benefice, arising from Tythes, and Glebe, was £72..11..3." From: A Topographical Dictionary of The Dominion of Wales by Nicholas Carlisle, London, 1811.