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See [[Communities in the Vale of Glamorgan]]  
See [[Communities in the Vale of Glamorgan]]  
== Parishes  ==
*See a list of the parishes in Vale of Glamorgan with links to their pages.
*Interactive map of [ Vale of Glamorgan Parishes].
== Register Office  ==
== Register Office  ==

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WalesGotoarrow.pngCounty Borough of the Vale of Glamorgan


A guide to genealogy in the County Borough of the Vale of Glamorgan, with information on where to find birth, baptism, marriage, death and burial records; census records; wills; cemeteries; maps; etc.

The County Borough of the Vale of Glamorgan (Welsh: Bwrdeistref Sirol Bro Morgannwg) is a Unitary Authority centred on the town of Barry in Wales.

However, the authority generally refers to itself simply as the Vale of Glamorgan or Bro Morgannwg.

History[edit | edit source]

The county borough was formed on 1 April 1996 following major reorganisation of local government in Wales. The county

borough was previously part of the former County of South Glamorgan and, before that, the former historic county of Glamorgan which was abolished in 1974.

The headquarters of the authority are in the town of Barry.

Communities[edit | edit source]

See Communities in the Vale of Glamorgan

Parishes[edit | edit source]

Register Office[edit | edit source]

Civic Offices,
Holton Road,
CF63 4RU,

Archive[edit | edit source]

The county borough forms part of the Glamorgan Archives in Cardiff.

Societies[edit | edit source]

Family History[edit | edit source]

Local History[edit | edit source]

Bibliography[edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]