Llanmerewig, a parish in Montgomeryshire, adjacent to the river Severn, 3½ miles NE by E of Newtown. Post town, Newtown. Acreage, 1023; population of the civil parish, 132; of the ecclesiastical, 351. A Roman camp is at Giants Bank, and traces of a Roman road exist. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Asaph; net value, £139. Patron, the Bishop of Llandaff. The church is good.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Registration district||Montgomery||1837 - 1870|
|Registration district||Forden||1870 - 1935|
|Registration district||Welshpool||1936 - 1974|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llanmerewig from 1837 to 1870 you should search for the Montgomery Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llanmerewig from 1870 to 1935 you should search for the Forden Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Llanmerewig from 1936 to 1974 you should search for the Welshpool Registration District.
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Montgomeryshire is available to browse.
Newspapers and Periodicals
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