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The Wrexham Registration District came into existence of 1 July 1837 and was based on the boundaries of the existing Wrexham Poor Law Union, which included parts of the counties of Denbighshire, Flintshire and Cheshire (across the border in England).

Sub-District Denbighshire Flintshire Cheshire
1.
Hope
The parishes of: Gresford
and
the townships of: Allington, Brymbo, Burton, Gwersyllt, Llay
The parishes of: Hope, Treuddyn
and
the township of: Marford & Hoseley
none
2.
Malpas
The parishes of: Holt, Isycoed, Marchwiel
and
the Bangor is y Coed townships of: Eyton, Pickhill, Royton, Sesswick
The parishes of: Threapwood, Worthenbury, The Malpas townships of: Agden, Bradley, Chidlow, Chorlton, Church Shocklach, Cuddington, Malpas, Newton juxta Malpas, Oldcastle, Overton, Shocklach Oviatt, Stockton, Wychough, Wigland
3.
Ruabon
The parishes of: Ruabon, Erbistock none none
4.
Wrexham
The Wrexham townships: Abenbury Fawr, Abenbury Fechan, Acton, Bersham, Bieston, Borras Hwfa, Borras Riffre, Broughton, Esclusham Above, Esclusham Below, Erddig, Erlas, Gourton, Minera, Stansty, Wrexham Abbott, Wrexham Regis. none none

On 1 April 1853, the Malpas sub-district was abolished, and replaced by the Holt sub-district. This district was substantially the same as that of Malpas but with the loss of many of the Cheshire townships to the Whitchurch Registration District in Shropshire.

Sub-District Denbighshire Flintshire Cheshire
1.
Hope
The parishes of: Gresford
and
the townships of:
Allington, Brymbo, Burton, Gwersyllt, Llay
The parishes of: Hope, Treuddyn
and
the township of:
Marford & Hoseley
none
2.
Holt
The parishes of: Holt, Isycoed, Marchwiel
and
the Bangor is y Coed townships of: Eyton, Royton, Sesswick, Pickhill
The parishes of: Threapwood, Worthenbury
and
the Bangor is y Coed township of: Bangor is y Coed
The Shocklach townships: Church Shocklach, Shocklach Oviatt
3.
Ruabon
The parishes of: Ruabon, Erbistock none none
4.
Wrexham
The Wrexham townships: Abenbury Fawr, Abenbury Fechan, Acton, Bersham, Bieston, Borras Hofa, Borras Riffre, Broughton, Esclusham Above, Esclusham Below, Erddig, Erlas, Gourton, Minera, Stansty, Wrexham Abbott, Wrexham Regis. none none

In 1871, the Hope sub-district was abolished. Its Flintshire parishes and townships being transferred to the Hawarden sub-district of the Chester Registration District and its Denbighshire parishes and townships being transferred to the Holt sub-district of the Wrexham Registration District.

Sub-District Denbighshire Flintshire Cheshire
1.
Holt
The parishes of: Gresford, Gwersyllt, Holt, Isycoed, Marchwiel
and
the Rossett townships of: Allington, Burton
and
the Bangor is y Coed townships of: Eyton, Royton, Sesswick, Pickhill
The parishes of: Worthenbury, Threapwood
and
the Bangor is y Coed township of: Bangor is y Coed
The Shocklach townships of: Church Shocklach, Shocklach Oviatt
2.
Ruabon
The parishes of: Ruabon, Erbistock none none
3.
Wrexham
The Wrexham townships of: Abenbury Fawr, Abenbury Fechan, Acton, Bersham, Bieston, Borras Hofa, Borras Riffre, Broughton, Esclusham Above, Esclusham Below, Erddig, Erlas, Gourton, Minera, Stansty, Wrexham Abbott and Wrexham Regis. none none

 

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