A Glamorgan Family History
Links, acknowledgements & references:
Name index
Links:
U.K.
Genuki Glamorgan: All the Genuki sites are essential viewing for research in your chosen area
Genuki Llangyfelach
Genuki Llangiwg
Genuki Pontardawe
Glamorgan Family History Society: Invaluable for research in Glamorgan
Cwmgors and Gwauncaegurwen: One of the best local history/genealogy sites!
Gareth's Help Page: A must for all genealogy researchers
History of the Baran Chapel 1805-2005: Eugena Hopkin's account of the chapel's history
Baran Chapel: Islwyn Davies' discussion of the chapel's name and early history
Capel y Baran 1805-2005: Eifion Walters' bicentennial, celebratory publication
The Cambrian Index: Online search facility of Wales' first English language newspaper
West Glamorgan Archive Service
Pontardawe Library
Clydach Library
Neath Library
National Library of Wales
Carmarthenshire FHS: Online indexes of Carmarthenshire records plus a Member's Mailing list
Llanelli History: Aspects of Llanelli and district history on CDs
Llanelli - Birth of a Town: Fascinating history of Llanelli from it's earliest days by William & Benita Rees
U.S.A.
Genealogy Friends of the Library, Neosho, Missouri
Colorado Clues
Castle Garden immigration records
U.S. census finder: State census records and much more
Colorado Historical Newspapers
Tri-Counties Genealogy & History by Joyce M. Tice: History & genealogy of Bradford, Chemung & Tioga Counties, Pennsylvania
Punxsutawny Historical & Genealogical Society
California Genealogical Society and Library
Miscellaneous
Ordanance Survey "Get a Map"
URL Snip
To shorten long URLs
Chris's clipart
Genealogy clipart
Acknowledgements:
Peter Callingham for his patience, photography skills and good cooking!
Help, advice & inspiration of
Gareth Hicks:  see links above for Gareth's Help Page, Cwmgors & Gwauncaegurwen genealogy and the various Glamorgan Genuki pages.
Huw Roberts who is also a direct descendent of Roger Howell and has generously shared his own references.
References:
Clydach: by J. Christy Davies, Gower:  The Journal of the Gower Society, Vol. 33, 1982, 40-53
Kelly's Directory 1884, Monmouthshire and South Wales
The History of Pontardawe:  by J.E. Morgan "Hirfryn" (English translation by Ivor Griffiths)
History of Y Gwrhyd:  by Joshua Lewis, Penydderi (English translation by Gwyn Davies & Mary Carpenter)
The History of Clydach: 
by Rev. T.Valentine Evans (English translation by Ivor Griffiths)
The History of the Calvinistic Methodists in Clydach: 
by Rev. D. Davies (English translation by Ivor Griffiths)
A Brief History of Ynyspenllwch:  by Ivor Griffiths
The Farms of Rhyndwyclydach in 1850 (Part 1):  by Jeff Childs, Clydach Historical Soc. Newsletter, Autumn 1989, No. 25, 3-6
The Farms of Rhyndwyclydach in 1850 (Part 2): 
by Jeff Childs, Clydach Historical Soc. Newsletter, Spring 1990 , No. 27, 2-5
The Population of Rhyndwyclydach before 1800 (Part 1):  by Jeff Childs, Clydach Historical Soc. Newsletter, Summer 1988, No. 20, 2-5
The Population of Rhyndwyclydach before 1800 (Part 2): by Jeff Childs, Clydach Historical Soc. Newsletter, Autumn 1988, No. 21, 14-16
Llechart Fawr Farm:  by Jeff Childs,
Images of Wales, Around Pontardawe: 
Compiled by the Pontardawe Historians
Oriel Coleg Presbyterraidd Caerfyrddin 1796-1899:
by Evan Pan Jones MA PhD, published 1909
Hanes Eglwysi Annibynol Cymru II:
by Thomas Rees DD Abertawe & John Thomas Liverpool, published 1892
Llanelli - Birth of a Town: 
by William & Benita Rees (CD)
Some Descendants of 6 Pioneers from Great Britain to America:  by Horatio Newton Parker, 1940
The History of Bradford County 1770-1878:  by Rev. David Craft
The History of Bradford County, Pennsylvania with biographical sketches:  by H.C. Bradsby, 1891
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Copyright © 2006 Rina Callingham