Founded in 1994, the Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society (Cymdeithas Achyddol Maldwyn) aims to help people who are researching their genealogy, specifically in the area of Montgomeryshire, but also those who have connections with:
They offer this advice by offering access to their library, by transcribing census returns, memorial inscriptions and parish registers, and by publishing material with a specific interest for those researching their family history.
Many resources are accessible in Newton Library, which is situated at Park Lane, Newtown, SY16 1EJ. The library is freely accessible to members, but the society does make a charge to non-members.
Those who would like to visit the library must book at least two weeks in advance.
Some publications are sold by the Society, which include:
A list of surnames currently being researched by members is also accessible.