Powys Family History Society – Helping you to Research your Family History in Breconshire, Montgomeryshire and Radnorshire


Breconshire Group Meetings – Kensington Church, Brecon at 7-30pm
Map of the venue

Monday 21st May 2018

Visit to Powys County Archives at Llandrindod Wells


Monday 25th June 2018
Group AGM


Monday 30th July
Visit to Mynydd Illtyd and the Mountain Centre.

Monday 24th September
Ghost stories by candlelight
Parchedig Towyn Jones

Monday 19th November
Research Evening


Montgomeryshire Group Meetings  2018

Meetings in Guild Room, Baptist Chapel, New Road, Newtown, Powys SY16 1AQ, on Saturdays, at 2pm. The room is accessed via Butterfly Lane (between the Chapel and Genie Fish and Chip Shop).
Map of the Venue
Saturday April 21 2018 — Talk by Mary McKenzie — Shropshire Archives (with examples of Montgomeryshire resources).

And please visit this website again for details of the proposed visit to county town, Montgomery, and the meetings in October and November.

We are organising a visit to Montgomery town on Thursday May 17. 

— meet at Old Bell Museum at 10.30 am.

Names needed especially if want to book lunch with the Group.

After lunch visit St Nicholas Church.



Radnorshire Group Meetings – Llanddewi Ystradenny Village Hall at 7pm.

All meetings are on the third Thursday of the month, commencing at 7.pm. 
Light refreshments are served after the meetings.

2018 Programme

July 19th 2018
Visit to Far Hall, Llanfihangel Rhydithon

July 19th 2018
Transcription Working Group

December – NO Meeting