Towns & Parishes
"CWMCARVEN, (or Cwmcarvan), a parish in the upper division of the hundred of Ragland, in the county of Monmouth, 3½ miles S.W. of Monmouth. It is situated on a branch of the river Trothy. The living is a curacy in the diocese of Llandaff, value with the rectory* of Mitchel Troy, £398, in the patronage of the Duke of Beaufort. The parochial charities amount to £8 per annum, derived from the rents of the church lands."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
Church and chapel data from The Religious census of 1851 : A Calendar of the returns relating to Wales, Vol 1, South Wales. Ed. by I.G Jones, & D. Williams. UWP, Cardiff, 1976. The names given towards the end of each entry are those of the informants. Check with Gwent RO to see what extant records are held, and possible names of chapels/churches established after 1851.
Cwmcarvan Parish ; Statistics; Area 2875 acres; Population 173 males, 161 females, total 334
See the Monmouthshire county page for links to online records
|Cwmcarfan / Cwmcarvan, St Clement's Church - records with the NLW|
|1660-5, 1668-73, 1681-90, 1693-1705, 1741-1976||1660-3, 1681-90, 1693-1705, 1741-1969||1662-3, 1668-73, 1681-1705, 1741-1976|
|Bishops Transcripts||1696, 1726-43, 1745-1868, 1874-85 - records with the NLW|
(Last updated - Gareth Hicks -16 Dec 2011)
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