Caerwys, Flintshire, Wales Genealogy

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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 Genealogy.

Before 1974 the village was in the historic county of Flintshire, Wales Genealogy and, between 1874 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]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Poor Law Union Records[edit | edit source]

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]