Taxes from Pembrokeshire. A database of Land Tax Return data 1342 -1842, compiled by Owen Vaughan; the entries predominately relate to Oriel surnames and/or Monkton parish
Sale of the Orielton Estate in 1856 "A rare insight into large parts of Milford/Hwest and Pembroke in-between the census of 1851 and 1861. When the huge Orielton estate was broken up for auction all the tenants needed to be identified together with the farms etc they rented and lived worked on. Details are given of individual Farms, Houses, Cottages, Pubs, Shops, Mills, Ferries and Collieries. Names of tenants and their successors and rents paid. Areas covered are the Parishes of Monkton, Hundelton, St Mary and St Michael Pembroke, Pwllcrochan, Rhoscrowther, Angle. Martletwy, Coedcanlas, Steynton, Langum, Puncheston, Morvil, Castlebythe, Nevern, Reynalton, Begelly, Burton, St Twynnells, Hodgeston and St Mary Haverfordwest."
An alphabetical Index of the names of tenants can be see on the CenQuest site, plus details of a Cd of a digitised version of the original document
Held at the NLW ;
- Estate and family records of Owen of Orielton, co Pembroke........................estates mainly in cos Pembroke, Anglesey and Caernarfon, C15th -C19th. And with general reference to Owen of Orielton and Colby of Ffynone, correspondence 1679-1897 ; Pembrokeshire militia papers, 1778-1805.
Lockley, Ronald . Orielton. 1977 (Deutsch). 332pp. maps. illus. Tunnicliffe