Llansilin, Powys, Wales Genealogy

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Llansilin is a village, community and ecclesiastical parish in the County of Powys, Wales Genealogy, Wales.

The parish lies on the England/Wales border, with the townships of Lledrod and Sychtyn being in England.

For the article on the English part of the parish see Llansilin, England.

History[edit | edit source]

"LLANSILIN, a township, a parish, and a sub-district in Oswestry district; the township and most of the parish electorally in Denbigh, the rest of the parish and the sub-district electorally in Shropshire. The township lies on the river Cynlleth, adjacent to the boundary with Shropshire, 3½ miles W of Offa's dyke, and 6 WSW of Oswestry r. station. ... he parish contains also the townships of Bodlith, Estynallan, Lledrode, Lloran, Moelfre, Priddbwll, Isfoel-Rhinlas, UchfoelRhinlas, and Sychart, in Denbigh; and the township of Soughton or Sychtyn, in Salop." (John Marius Wilson Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales)

For more informatin see Llansilin, Denbighshire at genuki.org.uk

Llansilin Parish
Jurisdictions
County bef 1974 add here
County 1 Apr 1974-31 Mar 1996 add here
County 1 Apr 1996 - add here
Civ Reg District Oswestry (1881)
Reg Sub-district Llansilin (1881)
Probate Court add here
Diocese add here
Rural Deanery add here
Chapelry add here
Poor Law Union Oswestry
Hundred Chirk
Province add here
Hamlets add here


Administration[edit | edit source]

Years County
before 31 March 1974 Denbighshire
1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996 Clwyd
from 1 April 1996 Powys

Records[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]