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County of Cardiff, Wales Genealogy

Guide to County of Cardiff, Wales ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

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BackgroundEdit

The county was formed on 1 April 1996 following major reorganization of local government in Wales. The county borough was previously part of the former County of South Glamorgan and, before that, the former historic county of Glamorgan which was abolished in 1974.

County of Cardiff - 1996Edit

County of Cardiff

The County of Cardiff (Welsh: Sir Caerdydd) is a Unitary Authority centred on the capital city of Cardiff in Wales.

CommunitiesEdit

See Communities in Cardiff

ParishesEdit

  • See a list of the parishes in Cardiff with links to their pages.
  • Interactive map of Cardiff Parishes.

Online RecordsEdit

Register OfficeEdit

The Register Office,
City Hall (North West Entrance),
Cathays Park,
CARDIFF,
CF10 3ND,
Wales

ArchiveEdit

The county forms part of the Glamorgan Archives in Cardiff.

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Family HistoryEdit

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