What Welsh counties do you have research interests in? Poll
Here are the results of our 28th Unlock the Past poll - What Welsh counties do you have ancestors from - or research interests in? Votes were cast by 228 people. The results are summarised in the table below.
A substantially higher percent of people voting (15.8%) had no Welsh research interests. This compares to just 2.5% for Scotland and 2.0% for Ireland. The most common counties people were researching were Glamorgan (31.6%) and Monmouthshire (26.8%) - all the other counties scored less than the percentage who had no Welsh interests.
|No Welsh ancestors||36||15.79|
Where the voters came from
- Australia - 189
- Canada - 1
- Hong Kong - 1
- New Zealand - 8
- Netherlands - 2
- Unknown - 27
- Berwickshire (note this county is actually in Scotland)
- South Wales ? near Newcastle en Emylyn ?near Cardiff
- My ancestors come from Oswestry in Shropshire, the Welsh town in England. Relative wrote the Gossiping Guide to Wales.
- Have not struck any yet