Broughton, Flintshire, Wales Genealogy

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A guide to genealogy in Broughton, with information on where to find birth, baptism, marriage, death and burial records; census records; wills; cemeteries; maps; ...

For other places with the same name see Broughton

Broughton (Welsh: Brychdyn) is a village in Flintshire, Wales, close to the border with England.

The village is in the ecclesiastical Parish of Hawarden and the community of Broughton and Bretton.

Before 1974 the village was in the historic county of Flintshire and, between 1974 and 1996 in the County of Clwyd, Wales Genealogy. In 1996 it became part of the modern county of Flintshire.

History[edit | edit source]

For more information on Broughton see: Genuki - Broughton

Administration[edit | edit source]

Years County
before 31 March 1974 Flintshire
1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996 Clwyd
from 1 April 1996 Flintshire

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]