Ancestry UK

Certified Schools — Wales

Note that over the years, many establishments changed location and/or name, sometimes more than once. Multiple dates for the same establishment may indicate a change of management or premises.


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
Home for Roman Catholic Children, 1 Victoria Road, Barry18-Aug-1899 
Home for Roman Catholic Children, 19 St Nicholas Road, Barry 1-Feb-189818-Aug-1899
Home for Friendless Girls, 87 Newport Road, Cardiff21-Sep-1895 
Nazareth House Industrial School for Roman Catholic Girls, Colum Road, Cardiff19-Sep-1878; 12-Oct-189227-Feb-1880
St Joseph's Home for Destitute Roman Catholic Children, Ynis Penllwch House, Clydach-on-Tawe31-May-1911 
St Michael's Home / Treforest Nazareth House, Francis Street (nowSt Michael's Avenue), Treforest, Pontypridd25-Sep-1878; 4-Dec-1905 
Royal Cambrian Institution for the Deaf and Dumb, Heathfield, Swansea29-May-1868
Swansea and South Wales Institution for the Blind, Heathfield Street, Swansea 4-Dec-1893 
Home for Orphan Girls, Killay House, 365 Gower Road, Sketty, Swansea1922 
Swansea Home for Orphan and Friendless Girls, Longlands Place, Northampton Lane/Place, Swansea12-Jun-18731922


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
St Deiniol's Home for Boys, Bron-Meirion, Arthog, Barmouth13-May-189519-Feb-1903
St David's Home for Boys, Dolgelley23-Jun-1904 


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
St Cadoc's Home for Girls, 11A Norman Street, Caerleon, Newport 2-Oct-1903; 25-Nov-1908 
Newport GFS Lodge, 44 Stow Hill, Newport23-Mar-189625-Oct-1897