Capel Garmon Parish Records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises registers of baptisms, marriages and burials; records of the incumbent; records relating to church buildings and finances; vestry records; records of Overseers of the Poor; records of parish charities; tithe records and miscellanea

Administrative / Biographical History

The parish church at Capel Garmon was originally a chapel of ease to the parish of Llanrwst, serving the areas of Garth Garmon and Tybrith Uchaf. Capel Garmon became a separate parish in 1927. The current chapel, the latest in a series of churches at the site, was consecrated in 1862 but is now closed.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Access to some documents may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation, Conwy Archives will advise where this is the case. For details and opening hours see http://www.conwy.gov.uk/en/Resident/Libraries-Museums-and-Archives/Archives/Archives.aspx.

Custodial History

Received from the parish by the Denbighshire Record Office in 1976 and transferred to the Conwy Archive Service in 2009.

Related Material

Photographs of vicars of Capel Garmon are in CP405.