2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources|
Gewnt County Records Office
Tel: 01633 644886
E- mail: http://[email protected]
See Monmouthshire Library and Information Service for details .
3. Research Service
Yes. An advice desk is provided by the Family History Society. Contact Chepstow library for details.
Provided by local Record Office?
4. Births, Deaths and Marriages
Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.
5. Census returns
1881 British Census and National Index on CD-ROM
6(a) County and Regional Directories
6(b) City and Town Directories
6(c) Telephone Directories
7. Electoral registers and polls books
7(a) Electoral Registers
7(b) Poll Books
8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)
Abergavenny library, 1982: Chepstow library, 1988: Monmouth library, 1988
9. Unpublished Indexes
Family Pedigrees in Bradney and Coxe 1983 1995
10. Parish Registers
11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)
12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material
13. Other material
The Chepstow Collection, a special collection of the Chepstow Society including local history directories covering South Wales, Gloucestershire and Bristol
14. Guides to Collections
Web based library catalogue at WebPAC. Expect to wait several minutes for the Java script to connect your computer to the server. Once connected response times are normal.
15. Local Record Offices
Gwent County Record Office
Tel: 01633 644888
(Open Tues, Wed, Thurs: 9.30 am to 5.00 pm, and Fri, 9.30 am to 4.00 pm).
Monmouth Museum Service
Local History Centre
Tel: 01600 713519
Holds copies of local newspapers, and the Borough archive, including: voting lists: rent books: rate books, dating from the 19th century.