Beginner: Wales Before 1837 - Church Burials

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Burial records for many parishes in Wales are available online.

Before using church burial records know:

  • name of the deceased
  • year of the death
  • occupation
  • place of residence

Search a county burial index

FamilySearch:

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Monmouthshire - How to Use this Collection
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Pembrokeshire - How to Use this Collection
Radnorshire - How to Use this Collection

Next Steps

  • compare any new information in the record with what was known before to be sure details are consistent
  • check for a monumental inscription or cemetery record which may link individuals to other family members
  • find out if the person left a will