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"ROGGIETT, a parish in the lower division of Caldicott hundred, county Monmouth, 6 miles S.W. of Chepstow, its post town, and 10 from Usk. The village consists of a few scattered houses. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £65 17s. The living is a rectory united with that of Ifton, in the diocese of Llandaff, joint value £390."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
- Gant, Robert Dr. Rogiet: a Study in Social Geography Gwent Local History vol 45 1978 Welsh Journals Online
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.
Roggiet Parish; Statistics; Area 2905 acres; Population 38 males, 22 females, total 60
- Rogiett cum Ifton Parish Church Attendance - (average) morning 30/40 + 20 scholars 1 service in English Richard Williams, Rector
See the Monmouthshire county page for links to online records
- This list of parish records is intended as a rough guide to coverage only. Their location as stated should be confirmed with the appropriate Record Office prior to any visit.
[Details as published in The Parish Registers of Wales, NLW 1986 - present location/availability may vary]
Roggiet, St Mary's Church - records with the Gwent RO
||1725-1867 - records with the NLW
You can see pictures of Roggiet which are provided by:
- Kain, R.J.P., Oliver, R.R., Historic Parishes of England and Wales: an Electronic Map of Boundaries before 1850 with a Gazetteer and Metadata [computer file]. Colchester, Essex: History Data Service, UK Data Archive [distributor], 17 May 2001. SN: 4348. Here is a gazetteer/finding aid plus a set of overview maps to accurately identify the position of parishes within the county.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST456876 (Lat/Lon: 51.584571, -2.786582), Roggiet which are provided by: