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"LLANBABO, a parish in the hundred of Tal-y-Bolion, county Anglesey, 2 miles N.W. of Llanerchymedd, its post town, and 11 from Holyhead. It is a small agricultural place. The living is a curacy annexed to the rectory of Llanddeusant, in the diocese of Bangor. The church is dedicated to St. Pabo, one of the early princes of Wales, who is said to have founded a church here in 460, upon the site of which the present one is built. His tomb is still pointed out in the church." [From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) - Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]



  • Llanbabo Church. 1902 ?. Appeal in aid of the restoration fund. Also restoration fund : subscription list, (including promises).
  • Owen, Hugh. Yr henafiaethydd : henafiaethau Cemmaes, Llanfechell, Llanbabo, Cemlyn, Llanfairynghornwy, Tregele, Carreglefn, &c., yn nghyd a hanes sefydliad Derwyddiaeth yn Mon. Amlwch : D. Jones, 1890. 94p


Neil Summers' Amlwch data site has a Memorial index for St Pabo



Joyce and Douglas Hinde have provided transcript of the 1851 Llanbabo Census.
This is available in both As Enumerated and Surname Order form.


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Llanbabo area or see them printed on a map.


Church History

Church and chapel data from The Religious census of 1851 : A Calendar of the returns relating to Wales, Vol 11, North Wales. Ed. by Ieuan Gwynedd Jones, UWP, 1981. The names given towards the end of each entry are those of the informants.

Llanbabo Parish; Statistics; Area 1743 acres; Population 86 males, 81 females, total 167

  • No returns
  • Annexed to the rectory of Llanddeusant ( Lewis 1848)
  • Eglwys St Pabo - on geograph.org.uk and ".............and the whole building was restored in the early C20........." coflein

Description and Travel

Aerial Photograph of Ty'n Rhos Wind Farm, Llanbabo, 1999 - on the People's Collection Wales site

Llanbabo - on wicipedia (Welsh)

You can see pictures of Llanbabo which are provided by:



A Topographical Dictionary of Wales by Samuel Lewis, 1833

Ask for a calculation of the distance from Llanbabo to another place.

Click here for a list of nearby places.



Owen family, Fferam Isaf, Llanbabo, papers - details of extant records on Archives Network Wales


Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Llanbabo has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


Land and Property

Held at Anglesey Record Office (NRA);

  • Llanbabo land tax;- 1744-1814: assessments
  • Llanbabo Parish;- 1740-1986: records
  • Llanbabo tithes;- 1925-34: Tithe Rent Charge account books
  • Llanbabo window tax;- 1760: assessments