Towns & Parishes
"MOUNTON, a parish in the upper division of Caldicott hundred, county Monmouth, 1 mile S.W. of Chepstow, its post town. The parish, which is of small extent, is situated on a small rivulet which runs into the Bristol Channel at the mouth of the Severn. The village consists of a few farmhouses. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Llandaff, value £87. There is a place of worship for Wesleyans."
[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.
Mounton Parish; Statistics; Area 407 acres; Population 31 males, 36 females, total 67
See the Monmouthshire county page for links to online records
|Mounton, St Andoenus's Church - records with the incumbent|
|Bishops Transcripts||1813-16, 1818, 1820-2, 1824-58, 1860-75 - records with the NLW|
(Last updated - Gareth Hicks - 8 April 2011)
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