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Flintshire Genealogy

 
Description

"Flintshire, maritime co. of N. Wales; is bounded N. by the Irish Sea, NE. by the estuary of the Dee, E. by Cheshire, and S. and SW. by Denbighshire; is 26 miles long, and from 10 to 12 miles broad; the detached hundred of Maelor is 9 miles long and 5 miles broad; area, 161,807 ac., pop. 80,587. Flintshire is the smallest county of Wales, and, next to Glamorgan, the most populous in proportion to its extent"
from John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles 1887

Genuki - Flintshire
Genuki is the largest collection of research information
on the net for UK
Neighbouring Counties
 
Cheshire, Denbighshire, Shropshire
Flintshire GenWeb
maintained by volunteers in an effort to help researchers
find local resources and reference information
Archives and Libraries
 
Archives Network Wales The National Library of Wales
Flintshire Lookup Exchange
request free lookups of censuses, parish registers
held by individual volunteers
Local Genealogy Societies & Groups
Cyndi's List - Flintshire
largest private collection
of genealogy links on the web




Flintshire Genealogy Record Sources

many of these sites can provide source records of ancestors:
 
Directories
huge resource by University of Leicester; of local and trade directories from 1750 to 1919
Parish and Probate Records
including baptisms/christenings, burials, marriages, tombstone inscriptions, obituaries, tax lists and wills
England & Wales BMDs
search over 40 million England & Wales free B,M&Ds
Births, Deaths, Marriages
search over 100 million UK births, deaths and marriages
Message Boards
post and read about Flintshire genealogy with other researchers
Cemeteries

Parish Registers

free internet searches of baptism, marriage, and burial records,
which have been transcribed from parish and non-conformist church registers
War Memorials
Roll-of-Honour - Flintshire
Flintshire war memorials and rolls of honour
 
England & Wales Free BMD Marrriage Index 1837-1915
free access to the Civil Registration index
of Marriages for England and Wales
Censuses
1841-1891 Census transcriptions by volunteers
 
 
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