Radnorshire Family History Society

This section lists county associations of Radnorshire providing details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.

Powys Family History Society

Powys Family History Society was formed in 1980, and encourages the preservation and publication of indexes that relate to Powys.  This includes the former counties of Breconshire, Montgomeryshire and Radnorshire.

Contact Information


Phil Bufton (Chairman)
c/o Powys FHS
3 Cagebrook Avenue



Society Projects

The Society is currently transcribing burials from Breconshire, Montgomeryshire and Radnorshire 1813-1851, and is also compiling a Strays Index, which is an index of people found away from their birthplace.

Society Publications

Many publications are available for sale, which include:

  • Boughrood, Radnorshire House Histories, inc. Census 1851-1901
  • Census Indexes
  • Monumental Inscriptions
  • Montgomeryshire Return of Owners of Land
  • Parish Register Transcripts
  • Powys Parish Registers and where to find them
  • Successful Vaccinations Registers 1853-1878
  • Wills

Members' Interests

A list of surnames currently being researched by members is also available.

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