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Gwersyllt is a village and ecclesiastical parish in the County Borough of Wrexham in Wales.





Years County
pre 1536 Powys Fadog
1536 - 31 March 1974 Denbighshire
1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996 Clwyd
from 1 April 1996 Wrexham

Census Records

The parish of Wrexham, and later the parish of Gwersyllt, formed part of the Wrexham Registrar's District.

Year Parts
1841 missing
1851 HO107/2502 folios 228-265
1861 RG9/4277 folios 97-126
1871 RG10/5654 folios 96-140
1881 RG11/5517 folios 104-end
RG11/5518 folio 51
1891 RG12/4616 folios 99-end
RG12/4617 folio 54

Church Records


Nonconformist Church Records


Civil Records

Births, marriages and deaths in Gwersyllt are recorded in the GRO indexes as:

Years Sub-district District Volumes
1 Jul 1837 - 1974 Wrexham Wrexham XXVII (1837-51)
11b (1852-1946)
8A (1946-74)

Poor Law Union

The Wrexham Union was created on 30 March 1837 and the parish of Wrexham, and later the parish of Gwersyllt, formed part of this. A workhouse was built at Croesnewydd in Wrexham. The records of the Wrexham Union are now held at Denbighshire Record Office in Ruthin.



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