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Bodewryd, Anglesey

Historical Description

Bodewryd, a township and a chapelry in Anglesey, 3 miles SW of Amlwch, and 12½ NE of Holyhead. Post-town, Rhosgoch, Anglesey. Acreage of the township, 464; population, 30; of the chapelry, including Rhosbeirio, 60. The living is a vicarage with Rhosbeirio in the diocese of Bangor; net value, £220 with residence. Patrons, Lord Stanley of Alderley two turns, and Bishop of Bangor one turn. The church has monuments of the Wynnes, and is small.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Registration districtAnglesey1837 - 1885
Registration districtHolyhead1885 - 1885
Registration districtAnglesey1885 - 1933

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

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This includes Bodewryd: Baptisms from 1813 to 1912, Marriages from 1755 to 1927, and Burials from 1813 to 1980. Free to search.

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Anglesey is online.


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CountyIsle of Anglesey
RegionNorth Wales
Postal districtLL66
Post TownRhosgoch