County of Swansea, Wales Genealogy
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Guide to County of Swansea, Wales ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
The county was formed on 1 April 1996 following major reorganisation of local government in Wales. The county was previously part of the former County of West Glamorgan and, before that, the former historic county of Glamorgan which was abolished in 1974.
The headquarters of the authority are in the city of Swansea.
- See a list of the parishes in Swansea with links to their pages.
- Interactive map of Swansea Parishes.
The county borough forms part of the West Glamorgan Archives in Swansea.