Pool Quay, Powys, Wales Genealogy

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Pool Quay is a village and ecclesiastical parish in Powys, Wales.

Before 1974 the village was in the historic county of Montgomeryshire and, between 1974 and 1996 in the County of Powys, Wales Genealogy. In 1996 it became part of the modern County of Powys, Wales Genealogy.

The ecclesiastical parish was formed in 1863 from parts of Guilsfield and Welshpool.

History[edit | edit source]

For more information on Pool Quay see:

Pool Quay 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 Forden (1881)
Reg Sub-district Welshpool (1881)
Probate Court add here
Diocese add here
Rural Deanery add here
Chapelry add here
Poor Law Union add here
Hundred Pool
Province add here
Hamlets add here


Administration[edit | edit source]

Years County
before 31 March 1974 Montgomeryshire
1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996 Powys
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 1841-1891 are available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. To view these census images online, they are available through a number of websites for a fee ($) or free.

  • FamilySearch now has all of the British Censuses available.
  • findmypast ($) but free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and various other libraries.
  • Ancestry.co.uk ($) but free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and various other libraries. The library versions are known as AncestryInstitution.com.
  • The Genealogist.co.uk ($) but free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and various other libraries.
  • FreeCen is a UK census searches. It is not complete and individuals are always asked to consider helping out with transcriptions.



Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Poor Law Union Records[edit | edit source]

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]