Gwent Family History Society

Welcome to the Gwent Family History Website

Being members Gwent Family History Society is a way we can support each other in our research into family history.

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March Journal Available in Members Area

Pontypool Branch will not be holding their meeting in May.

Resetting Password – you do not have to accept the suggested password, you can change it.

Latest Additions .
Added ten old journals to members area 15th March
Added War Memorials page to Members Area 16th February 2016
Added December Journal and Membership Renewal Form 18th November

I keep six honest serving-men
(They taught me all I knew)
Their names are What and Why and When
And How and Where and Who.
– Rudyard Kipling
For pure Genealogists
Who, When and Where?’ suffice
But Family Historians
Add ‘Why, What, How?’ for spice
– Geoff Riggs, Gwent FHS webmaster 1997-2012

Map of Monmouthshire, 1831

by Thomas Moule

Map of Monmouthshire, 1831

Monmouthshire 1831
By w:Thomas Moule (Map scan) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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