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Llandisilio Gogo or Llandysiliogogo, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llandisilio Gogo or Llandysiliogogo, a parish in Cardiganshire, on the coast, 2½ miles SW of New Quay, 7½ SW of Aberayron, and 12 from LIandyssil station on the Manchester and Milford railway. Post town, New Quay, under LIandyssil. Acreage, 10,209; population of the civil parish. 1137; of the ecclesiastical, 742. The manor belonged to the Parrys or Ap Harrys of Gemos. Cwm Tydwr belonged to the Tudors. Remains exist of two ancient fortifications, the one 200 feet in diameter and double ditched, the other 204 feet in diameter and called Ciliau or Y Garnwen. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's; net value, £180. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is dedicated to St Tysilio, is ancient, and contains a screen, a piscina, and an octagonal font. The rectory of Capel Cynon is a separate benefice taken from Llandysiliogogo.

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

Administration

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

Registration districtAberayron1837 - 1936
Registration districtCardiganshire Central1936 - 1968
Registration districtCardiganshire South1968 - 1974

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


Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

For births, marriages, and deaths in Llandisilio Gogo or Llandysiliogogo from 1837 to 1936 you should search for the Aberayron Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llandisilio Gogo or Llandysiliogogo from 1936 to 1968 you should search for the Cardiganshire Central Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llandisilio Gogo or Llandysiliogogo from 1968 to 1974 you should search for the Cardiganshire South Registration District.


Land and Property

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

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Cardiganshire is available to browse.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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