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Barker, Eirlys M. Pryce Hughes of Llanllugan and South Carolina : a note. Montgomeryshire Collections (Transactions of the Powys-land Club) 80 (1992), p. 123-8

Carver, B E V. Monumental Inscriptions : St Mary's Church in Wales, Llanllugan, Montgomeryshire. Basingstoke : M. E. MacSorley, 1996. 16p Parish of Llanllugan : Parish Church of St Mary, Caersalem Baptist Chapel, Carmel Calvinistic Methodist Chapel village inscriptions : memorial inscriptions. [S.l.] : Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society, c1999. 36p

Llanllugan parochial registers     Collections historical & archaeological relating to Montgomeryshire   Vol 34  1907   Welsh Journals Online  &  Vol 35  1910   Welsh Journals Online  

Owen, Edward     The Cistercian Nunnery at Llanllugan         Collections historical & archaeological relating to Montgomeryshire   Vol 37  1915   Welsh Journals Online     

Silvester, R J. Pillow mounds at Y Foel, Llanllugan. Montgomeryshire Collections 83 (1995), p. 75-90


Victorian Powys for schools site - Census figures for Llanllugan 1841-1901


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Llanllugan 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 History

See Welsh Chapels and Churches for a photograph of Llanllugan Convent Church of St Mary

See John Ball's site Welsh Churches and Chapels Collection for a photograph/data re St Mary's Church

Church and chapel data from The Religious census of 1851 : A Calendar of the returns relating to Wales, Vol 11, North Wales. Ed. by Ieuan Gwynedd Jones, UWP,   1981. The names given towards the end of each entry are those of the informants.

Parish statistics; Area 3945 acres; Population 191 males, 174 females, total 365

  • Llanllugan Parish Church        Attendance - evening 20       "The living is in the gift of the Lords of the manor, seven in number....."       Services in Welsh    Henry John Pugh, Officiating Minister
  • Carmel, Calvinistic Methodists              Erected 1825          Attendance - morning 52 scholars, afternoon 79, evening 54                 "A day school is kept in the Chapel. No regular minister....."   John Williams, Deacon, Tyhir, Manafon
  • Caersalem, Baptist             Erected 1842                 Attendance - morning 53, afternoon 23 scholars, evening 49                   Richard A Jones, Baptist Minister, Welshpool

Church of St Mary, Llanllugan on the Montgomeryshire Churches Survey site

Church Records

Detailed information on deposited registers and transcripts for this parish is given on the Powys Archives page Montgomeryshire parish registers

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 1603-33, 1670, 1672, 1676, 1679-1702, 1731-1991; Marriages 1603-33, 1670, 1672, 1676, 1679-1702, 1731-1971; Burials 1603-33, 1670, 1672, 1676, 1679-1702, 1731-1991
    Parish Registers, or copies, for all or part of these dates are held at the NLW, and/or Powys Archives.  
    Bishops Transcripts for various periods are held at the NLW, Denbighshire Archives and/or Flintshire Archives 

Description and Travel

The Cistercian Way site - Llanllugan to Caersws

You can see pictures of Llanllugan which are provided by:


Historical Geography

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


Map of Montgomeryshire parishes on Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society's site - shows dioceses

Victorian Powys for schools site - Llanllugan in 1836, and 1902

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ057023 (Lat/Lon: 52.610239, -3.394108), Llanllugan which are provided by:

Public Records

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

  • Llanllugan Parish and Community Council records  1948-1987