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Nearly 4 million new Welsh records on findmypast.co.uk

We have just published almost 4 million Welsh parish registers on findmypast.co.uk

This is the first time that the complete Welsh parish baptism, marriage and death records have been published online and is fantastic news for anyone with Welsh ancestors.

The records cover Cardiganshire, Carmarthenshire, Denbighshire, Flintshire and Glamorganshire. Further details are as follows:New Welsh records on findmypast.co.uk

  • Baptisms: 1,418,921 records covering 1538-1911
  • Marriages: 950,254 records covering 1539-1926
  • Banns: 340,002 records covering 1701-1926
  • Burials: 1,169,685 records covering 1539-2007

See detailed information about the coverage of these records (PDF)

Coming soon are records for the following counties: Anglesey, Brecknockshire, Caernarvonshire, Merionethshire, Monmouthshire, Montgomeryshire, Pembrokeshire and Radnorshire.

We are proud to be working with the National Library of Wales and the Welsh County Archivists Group to bring you these records.

Search the Welsh parish records now