Towns & Parishes
"MAMHILAD, a parish in the upper division of the hundred of Abergavenny, county Monmouth, 3 miles N.E. of Pontypool, its post town, and 7 from Abergavenny. The parish, which is small, is situated on the Brecon canal. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Llandaff. Mamhilad House is the principal residence."
[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.
Mamhilad Parish; Statistics; Area 1987 acres; Population 147 males, 150 females, total; 297
See the Monmouthshire county page for links to online records
|Mamheilad / Mamhilad, St Illtud's Church - records with the Gwent RO|
|1686-1954||1699-1811, 1813-1963, 1966-9||1686-1936|
|Bishops Transcripts||1725-71, 1773-4, 1776-1861 - records with the NLW|
(Last updated - Gareth Hicks - 5 April 2011)
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