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Cyngor Sir Ynys Mon - Isle of Anglesey County Council

Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL: http://anglesey.gov.uk/
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): AGY

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Llangefni Library
Information and Local Studies Service
Isle of Anglesey County Council
Swyddfa'r Sir
LL77 7TW
Tel: 01248-752092
Fax: 01248-750197
[email protected]
Contact: Mr D. Handel Evans

Opening hours:

Monday: 10.00-19.00
Tuesday: 10.00-17.00
Wednesday: 09.00-13.00
Thursday: 10.00-18.00
Friday: 10.00-19.00
Saturday: 09.00-12.00

Other Libraries:

3. Research Service

Service available? No

Fee-based? N/A

Provided by local Record Office? Yes. �10.00 for the first 30 minutes, �15 per hour thereafter

4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations None held

5. Census returns

Held at the Record Office:
Anglesey 1841-1891
Caernarfonshire and Meirionethshire 1891

Gwynedd Family History Society Indexes to 1851 for Anglesey and 1881 for Anglesey, Caernarfonshire and Meirionethshire

6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories

Small collection of County/Regional directories covering the 19th and 20th centuries.

Record Office:
c.1828-1942 for Anglesey (many gaps)

6(b) City and Town Directories

Small collection of Town Directories covering the 20th century

6(c) Telephone Directories

Local Telephone Directories 1972 to present

7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers

Ynys Mon/Anglesey Register of Electors: 1963-64, 1964-65, 1966-67, 1968-69 to present

Record Office:
1832-1889, 1919 to present (for Anglesey)

7(b) Poll Books

Record Office:
1784, 1837

8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)

Record Office:
Wales fiche 1988

9. Unpublished Indexes

Record Office:
Place, personal name and subject index to archives collections for Anglesey

10. Parish Registers

Record Office:
All Anglesey parishes, mainly originals

11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)

Anglesey Antiquarian Society and Field Club Transactions. Complete set
Gwreiddiau Gwynedd Roots (Journal of the Gwynedd Family History Society). Complete set

Record Office:
Extensive holdings

12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material

None held

13. Other material

Memorial Inscriptions of Various Churches in Anglesey, Gwynedd Family History
Society (Records Series)

Record Office:
Usual County Record Office holdings including schools, local councils, non-conformist, poor law and court records.

14. Guides to Collections

Anglesey Bibliography

15. Local Record Offices

Anglesey County Record Office - Archifdy Ynys Mon
Neuadd Y Sir, Ffordd, Glanhwfa,
Llangefni, Ynys Mon
LL77 7TW
Tel: 01248-752080 (Mon-Fri: 9.00-1.00 and 2.00-5.00)

Other information

The Local Studies Collection includes books, serials, council minutes, newspaper cuttings, maps, audio-visual material and ephemera relating to the general history of Anglesey.