Towns & Parishes
"MITCHEL-TROY, a parish in the upper division of the hundred of Ragland, county Monmouth, 2½ miles S.W. of Monmouth, its post town. It is situated on the southern bank of the river Trothy. The village consists of a few farmhouses and cottages. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £221 10s. The living is a rectory* with the curacy of Cwmcarvan annexed, in the diocese of Llandaff, value £398. The church, dedicated to St. Michael, has a tower which has an inscription on the wall of the S.W. angle, probably respecting the founder of the church. In the churchyard is an ancient cross."
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.
Mitchel Troy Parish; Statistics; Area 2000 acres; Population 185 males, 175 females, total 360
St Michael's Parish Church Attendance - (average) morning 60 + 22 scholars, afternoon 100 (alternate?) 1 service in Engl;ish H G Talbot, Rector
See the Monmouthshire county page for links to online records
|Llanfihangel Troddi / Mitchel Troy, St Michael's Church - records with the Gwent RO|
|1590-1717, 1728-1889||1590-1717, 1728-1970||1590-1717, 1728-1923|
|Bishops Transcripts||1725-1865, 1879-83 - records with the NLW|
(Last updated - Gareth Hicks - 3 Feb 2013)
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