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  Census figures for Llanfihangel Abergwesyn parish  

population graph for Llanfihangel Abergwesyn

  The actual recorded figures for the population of the parish were:-  
  In the year 1841 - 311 people
In the year 1851 - 318
In the year 1861 - 355
In the year 1871 - 368
In the year 1881 - 328
In the year 1891 - 269
In the year 1901 - 247

The parish of Llanfihangel Abergwesyn is a large remote mountainous parish. Although the figures show how few people lived here, like Llanddewi Abergwesyn there were more people living in scattered holdings than there are living there today.
(To see a map of the hamlet of Abergwesyn around the beginning of Victoria's reign click here).

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