Towns & Parishes
"NEWTON-WOLVES, a parish in the hundred of Upper Ragland, county Monmouth, 6 miles N.W. of Chepstow. The village is small and chiefly agricultural. The soil is fertile and well cultivated. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Llandaff, value £190."
[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 built after 1851.
Wolves-Newton Parish; Statistics; Area 2649 acres; Population 111 males, 108 females, total 219
See the Monmouthshire county page for links to online records
|Llanwynell / Wolvesnewton, St Thomas à Becket's Church - records with the Gwent RO|
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|Bishops Transcripts||1725-52, 1755-97, 1799-1807, 1809-16, 1818-27, 1829-30, 1832, 1834-62 - records with the NLW|
(Last updated - Gareth Hicks - 19 April 2011)
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