List members who are actively engaged in other genealogical projects are:

  • Gareth Hicks runs the Genuki Wales; informed knowledge on Welsh genealogy.
  • Dai Bevan admin for the Dyfed Mailing List  which has experts on many subjects.
  • John Ball ~ see his photographs of Wales. John is admin of the Powys List.
  • Jeff Coleman List Admin; loads of knowledge about the Swansea valley.
  • Jill Muir Asst. List Admin, and created and maintains this website.


Glamorgan Mailing List Website.

Rootsweb Genealogy Mailing List for the County of Glamorgan, South Wales.

Come and enjoy our List! Find or share information on your ancestors whilst chatting amongst new or old friends!

Which area of Wales does this List cover? - The County of Glamorgan in South Wales, United Kingdom.

The purpose of the List is for genealogical, family history and local history discussion.

You will find a wealth of friendly, informative and knowledgeable members on the List, who are only too willing to help you in your research. List members are a bit like an extended family on our Glamorgan Rootsweb Mailing List.

The Glamorgan Family History Society has many of its members subscribed to the Glamorgan Mailing List, which is a great help to those seeking help with their research. Details of up and coming society talks and meetings within Glamorgan and London, are shown on the List.  The Society also has a Facebook page. though this appears on their website as 'Members Chat'.

Some members contribute such a lot and get involved with finding the solution when you have become stuck with your family research. Often a hunt for a solution interests the list and a volume of effort is brought about in an endeavour to solve a problem for someone. Members give of their knowledge, time and energy freely and we are all the better for it. Some members prefer just to read the messages and learn from them. Some stay awhile and leave, but mostly there are hundreds of members who stay. There is usually an average of 700 people subscribed. All you need to do to join any Rootsweb Mailing List is an internet connection and the willingness to sign up and participate.

We hope you join and enjoy the Glamorgan list and find it both interesting and informative. Please remember every message you send to the list is archived and stored on the Rootsweb computers who provide this mailing list for our use, free of charge.

If you wish to subscribe to the Glamorgan Mailing List please send a message that contains in the 'Subject' box and in the body of the message ( which is where text is written ) the command "subscribe" (without the apostrophes) and absolutely no additional text.

A suggestion:- make a new folder in your Mail program and call this ROOTS or something you will remember, and add to this any of the Subscription Welcome Notices that you will receive after subscribing to any Rootsweb Mailing List. You will be surprised how useful this is and you will never need to ask how to subscribe and unsubscribe from Mailing Lists in future.

Neighbouring areas and Lists are:-

Dyfed; Powys and Monmouthshire

Click on these if you would like to join them, following the subscription advice on our subscriptions page - changing of course the title of the county.

The Glamorgan list administrator is Jeff Coleman. Jill Muir assists Jeff and stands in for him occasionally.

Please email Jeff or Jill via the Contact page, if you have any questions about the Glamorgan list or if you are having trouble subscribing.

We would really appreciate your comments about the website, and we may be able to help with a family history query.

Often these Guest messages are posted to the Glamorgan Mailing List to see if others can help you in your research, so don't forget to leave your surname of interest and some dates and place names.

Let us know how you found us and what you think of our site, and if you are a Lister, tell us what you think of the Glamorgan List too.

Dear Listers this is your Mailing List, so do participate in discussion on the List. Ask and answer questions as this keeps a Mailing List alive.