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Llansantffread, Cardiganshire

Historical Description

Llansantffread, a village and a parish in Cardiganshire. The village stands on the coast, 4¼ miles NE by N of Aberayron, and 11½ SSW of Aberystwyth. The parish contains also the hamlet of Llanon. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Llanon (R.S.O.) Acreage, 4707, with 184 of adjacent foreshore; population of the civil parish, 1115; of the ecclesiastical, 1190. Some traces exist of what is thought to have been a monastic establishment. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of St David's; net value, £94. Patron, the Bishop of St David's. The church is good. See LLANON.

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 - 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 Llansantffread from 1837 to 1936 you should search for the Aberayron Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llansantffread from 1936 to 1974 you should search for the Cardiganshire Central 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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