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Blorenge nr Abergavenny Round Houses at Nant-y-glo Grosmont The Kymin at Monmouth
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Personal Web Pages
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  Greg Price's Genealogy Web Site
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  plus Cwmyoy parish Price family
  birth, marriage, death extracts.
  David Hodgson-Brown
  Family Database of numerous names
  including many from the area of
  Barbara Griffiths
  One-name case study of PARRY surname.
  Work in progress to include Parry families in
  Breconshire, Herefordshire and Monmouthshire.
  Jean Smith
  Family database including many
  from Monmouthshire. Ongoing project
  to show history of Crick, Chepstow,
  Tintern, and Trellech.

NOTE: Between 1974 and 1996 this county was known by the area's original name of GWENT.


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