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Monmouthshire Genealogy


"Monmouthshire, maritime co., in W. of England, greatest length, N. to S., 32 miles; greatest breadth, E. to W., 27 miles; area, 370,350 ac.; pop. 211,267. On the coast-line (22 m.) the only indentation is that formed by the mouth of the Usk. The co. has a hilly appearance in the N. and NW., and culminates in the Sugar Loaf (1954 ft.)"
from John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles 1887
Genuki - Monmouthshire
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Neighbouring Counties
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Monmouthshire GenWeb
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find local resources and reference information
Archives and Libraries
Gwent Archives The National Library of Wales
Monmouthshire Lookup Exchange
request free lookups of censuses, parish registers
held by individual volunteers
Local Genealogy Societies & Groups
Cyndi's List - Monmouthshire
largest private collection
of genealogy links on the web

Genealogy Record Sources

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huge resource by University of Leicester; of local and trade directories from 1750 to 1919
800 Million Name UK Database
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England & Wales BMDs
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Births, Deaths, Marriages
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Message Boards
post and read about Monmouthshire genealogy with other researchers

Parish Registers

free internet searches of baptism, marriage, and burial records,
which have been transcribed from parish and non-conformist church registers
War Memorials
Roll-of-Honour - Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire war memorials and rolls of honour
England & Wales Free BMD Marrriage Index 1837-1915
free access to the Civil Registration index
of Marriages for England and Wales
1841-1891 Census transcriptions by volunteers

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