Questions tagged [breconshire]

For questions about the Welsh county of Breconshire, also known as Brecknockshire.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
1answer
35 views

Finding records for founding of printing firm of Messrs. Hughes and Son, Ltd. at Becon, Wales around 1802

A Roger_Heron shared the image (needs subscription to view) that the picture below is cut from on 16 Jan 2020 at Ancestry.com: The text in the picture is (with my bolding): The printing firm of ...
4
votes
1answer
186 views

Finding marriage record for Priscilla who married printer Henry Hughes probably about 1810 in Breconshire, Wales?

I first learned that my 4th great grandfather was Henry Hughes, a Printer, from the marriage certificate of my 3rd great grandparents Elizabeth Hughes and William Lewis on 26 Apr 1839 at St Giles ...
2
votes
2answers
75 views

Determining surname for 1782 baptism in Breconshire, Wales?

In Finding birth/baptism/marriage record for Priscilla who married printer Henry Hughes probably about 1810 in Breconshire, Wales? I sought vital records for Priscilla Hughes, the printer, of Struet, ...
3
votes
1answer
124 views

Understanding Index to Death Duty Registers 1796-1903 for 1799 death in Radnorshire, Wales?

This question is closely related to Finding wills/probate for printers of Brecon, Wales who died in 1794, 1820 and 1839? where @HarryVervet provided an excellent answer. Today I came across a record ...
2
votes
1answer
100 views

Finding wills/probate for printers of Brecon, Wales who died in 1794, 1820 and 1839?

From Finding birth/baptism/marriage record for Priscilla who married printer Henry Hughes probably about 1810 in Breconshire, Wales? I know that my Hughes ancestors included three prominent printers ...