Ecclesiastical Records


The links below lead to PDF documents.

Breconshire (Ref: B/EP)

Montgomeryshire EP1-8 (Ref: M/EP)

Montgomeryshire EP9-34 (Ref: M/EP)

Montgomeryshire EP35-53 (Ref: M/EP)

Radnorshire (Ref: R/EP)

For details of our holdings of parish registers see:

Breconshire parish registers

Montgomeryshire parish registers

Radnorshire parish registers

This includes details of registers you can view in our searchroom; indexes we have available onsite; and registers available to view and search on Findmypast

Additional Information

In 2005 the Church in Wales designated Powys Archives as the place of deposit for parish registers and parochial records for:

  • The Archdeaconry of Montgomery in the Diocese of St Asaph
  • The Deanery of Arwystli in the Diocese of Bangor
  • The Archdeaconry of Brecon in the Diocese of Swansea and Brecon

Parochial records include churchwardens' accounts, vestry minutes, and records of settlement, as well as a wide variety of other sorts of records.