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General Breconshire Resources

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GENUKI: Breconshire
Genealogical information pages for Breconshire

Gwent Record Office
Torfaen County Borough Council's Website .

Kingdom of Powys
A simplified genealogy of the Kingdom of Powys from the Castles of Wales website.

Mid Wales History
BBC, Mid Wales

Ogre Online
BRECKNOCK Returns of Owners of Land 1873.

Welcome to Powys: A day in the Life
A comparison of life in 1891 to life in 2002.

The Workhouse
The story of Workhouses, which includes a list of Poor Law Unions for Brecknock, Builth, Crickhowell and, Hay.


Breconshire Book Sources

Powys Library Catalogue
Search the catalogue by Breconshire.


Breconshire Census Records

Breconshire Census Records
Census Finder - a directory of free census records.

The Workhouse Website
1881 Census: Residents of Crickhowell Union Workhouse, Llangattock, Brecon, Wales.


Breconshire Churches

Brecknockshire Churches Survey
This survey was carried out by the Clwyd-Powys Archaeological Trust in 1995/96.

Jewish Communities and Congregations in Wales
Jewish Communities and Records - UK.


Breconshire Churchyards, Cemeteries & Memorials

Breconshire Memorials & Rolls of Honour
Roll of Honour website.

Brynmawr Jewish Cemetery
GenPals Cemetery Project.

Llanspyddid Village Website
Llanspyddid Village Website Gravestone Index.

Penderyn: Siloam Baptist Church
Penderyn: Siloam Baptist Church Cemetery Index.


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