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Newport City 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Unpublished indexes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://www.newport.gov.uk/living/
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): MON, GNT

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Newport Reference Library
Central Library
John Frost Square
South Wales
NP20 1PA
Tel: 01633 211376
Fax: 01633 222615
E- mail:
[email protected]
WWW: http://www.newport.gov.uk/living/
Contact: Mrs. Gill John, Reference Librarian

Opening hours:

Monday: 0930-1800
Tuesday: 0930-1800
Wednesday: 0930-1800
Thursday: 0930-1800
Friday: 0900-1800
Saturday: 0930-1700
Sunday: Closed

Other Libraries:

3. Research Service

Service available? Yes

Fee-based? Yes. Library searches of resources held cost �18.80 (plus VAT) per hour with a minimum search period of half an hour.

Provided by local Record Office? Yes. Contact local record office for details
4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

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

Locations Indexes for births, deaths and marriages, 1837 to 1992, on microfiche

5. Census returns