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A guide to genealogy in '''Caerwys''', with information on where to find birth, baptism, marriage, death and burial records; census records; wills; cemeteries; maps; etc.  
 
A guide to genealogy in '''Caerwys''', with information on where to find birth, baptism, marriage, death and burial records; census records; wills; cemeteries; maps; etc.  
  
'''Caerwys''' is a village, [[Communities in Wales|community]] and ecclesiastical parish in [[Flintshire]], [[Wales]].  
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'''Caerwys''' is a village, [[Communities in Wales|community]] and ecclesiastical parish in [[Flintshire]], [[Wales Genealogy|Wales]].  
  
 
Before 1974 the village was in the historic county of [[Flintshire]] and, between 1974 and 1996 in the [[County of Clwyd]]. In 1996 it became part of the modern county of [[Flintshire]].  
 
Before 1974 the village was in the historic county of [[Flintshire]] and, between 1974 and 1996 in the [[County of Clwyd]]. In 1996 it became part of the modern county of [[Flintshire]].  

Revision as of 15:01, 2 February 2015

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

Caerwys is a village, community and ecclesiastical parish in Flintshire, Wales Genealogy, Wales.

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

History[edit | edit source]

In 1812 - Caerwys, a small market town containing, according to the returns made to Parliament, 162 houses, and 773 inhabitants. ... It having been a Roman station, and afterwards a seat of judicature: the assize, or great sessions for the county of Flint being held for several centuries at this place." [From North Wales, Rev. J. Evans, 1812]

It contains the townships of Tref Edwyn, Tre-dre, Bryngwyn Ucha and Bryngwyn Isa.

For more information on Caerwys see: Genuki - Caerwys

Administration[edit | edit source]

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

Records[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Poor Law Union Records[edit | edit source]

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]