Ancestry.com. Powys, Wales Feudal Barons [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data: Jones, Morris Charles. The Feudal Barons of Powys. London, England: J. Russell Smith, 1868.
This database contains information on the feudal barons of Powys, Wales. Powys is an administrative area in Wales that is comprised of Brecknockshire, Montgomeryshire, and Radnorshire. Topics included in this work are Cherleton, Lords of Powys; Grey, Lords of Powys; the Lords Tiptoft and Powys; and the Abeyant Barony of Powys. Feudalism was a political organization that existed during many of our ancestors' lives. It is important to understand it in order to know how it affected our ancestors and in which documents they may be recorded in.