The church is dedicated to St. Donat, and is in the Benefice of Llantwit Major. 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 SS933681.
A transcription of the registers is available from the Glamorgan Family History Society for the years: Baptisms, 1572-1899, Marriages, 1570-1837, Burials, 1571-1899.
Anglican Parish Registers Held at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Stradling-Carne of St Donats Castle papers "Records of Stradling-Carne of St Donats Castle, including: papers relating to St Donats Castle estate, 1871-1962; the Nicholl and Stradling families, 1810-1890; Carne family, [19th century]; and transcripts of reports made by Sir Edward Carne and others at Rome on the divorce proceedings of Henry VIII, letters from Sir Edward Carne to Thomas Cromwell, Sir William Paget and others, together with poetry [19th century]."
Tyrwhitt Drake of St Donats Castle Collection "Papers relating to Neath Abbey, [c. 1260], 1343; deeds of the St Donats estate, 1378 and 1657-1845; and papers relating to the Stradling family, 1439-1442, 1641-1649, and [c. 1750]."