Llanymynech, Powys, Wales Genealogy

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Llanymynech is a village and ecclesiastical parish in both the Powys, Wales and Shropshire, England.

The Wales/England border runs down the centre of the village's main street, with the western half of the village in Wales and the eastern half in England.

Before 1974 those parts of the village in Wales were in the historic county of Montgomeryshire and, between 1974 and 1996 in the County of Powys, Wales Genealogy. In 1996 they became part of the modern County of Powys, Wales Genealogy.

History[edit | edit source]

In 1868: "LLANYMYNECH, a parish in the upper division of the hundred of Oswestry, county Salop with a part in the county of Montgomery, 6 miles S.W. of Oswestry, its post town, and 17 N.W, of Shrewsbury. It is situated on the borders of Denbighshire and Montgomeryshire, a small portion of the parish extending into those counties...." (From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)).

For more information on Llanymynech see:

Llanymynech Parish
County bef 1974 add here
County 1 Apr 1974-31 Mar 1996 add here
County 1 Apr 1996 - add here
Civ Reg District Oswestry (1881)
Reg Sub-district Knockin (1881)
Probate Court add here
Diocese add here
Rural Deanery add here
Chapelry add here
Poor Law Union add here
Hundred Oswestry
Province add here
Hamlets add here

Administration[edit | edit source]

Years County
before 31 March 1974 Montgomeryshire
1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996 Powys
from 1 April 1996 Powys

Records[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Poor Law Union Records[edit | edit source]

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]