Ceredigion, Wales Genealogy
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Guide to County of Ceredigion, Wales ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records. Cerdigion was created from the historic county of Cardiganshire. View the Cardiganshire County page.
County of Ceredigion - 1996[edit | edit source]
The County of Ceredigion is a modern county in Wales.
The county was formed on 1 April 1996 following major reorganisation of local government in Wales. It was previously part of the County of Dyfed, and, before this in the former county of Cardiganshire which as abolished in 1974.
The modern county takes its name from the ancient Kingdom of Ceredigion.