Llandysilio, Denbighshire, Wales Genealogy
For the village of the same name in Powys see Llandysilio
Llandysilio (or in full, Llandysilio yn Iâl) is a community in Denbighshire, Wales. The community includes the site of Valle Crucis Abbey and the Horseshoe Pass, and also includes the villages of Pentredwr and Rhewl.
The (grammatically incorrect) spelling Llantysilio is often seen.
"LLANDYSILIO, or LLANTYSILIO, a parish in the district of Corwen and county of Denbigh; on the river Dee, 2 miles N W of Llangollen r. station. It comprises the townships of Coedwrg, Cymmo, Llandynam, and Maesrychen; and its Post town is Llangollen. Acres, 7,919. Real property, £5,013. Pop. in 1851,1,019; in 1861, 1,129. Houses, 223. Llandysilio Hall is a chief residence. The beautiful ruins of Valle Crucis abbey are here..." (Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales,1870-72, John Marius Wilson)
For more information see Llantysilio, Denbighshire at genuki.org.uk
|before 31 March 1974||Denbighshire|
|1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996||Clwyd|
|from 1 April 1996||Denbighshire|
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.