Clocaenog, Denbighshire Genealogy
The Clocaenog Forest covers parts of Denbighshire and Conwy on the Mynydd Hiraethog.
In 1833: "CLOCAENOG, a parish in the hundred of Ruthin, county of Denbigh, 3½ miles (S.W.) from Ruthin, comprising Lower and Upper divsions, and containing 461 inhabitants....This parish is situated in a mountainous district, and the village is almost surrounded by unproductive and widely extended heaths: in the vicinity are some excellent quarries of stone, among which is that peculiar kind used for hones. ... The church, dedicated to St. Trillo, is a small neat edifice, with a fine east windows."
For more information see Clocaenog at genuki.org.uk
|before 31 March 1974||Denbighshire|
|1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996||Clwyd|
|from 1 April 1996||Denbighshire|
The following records have been published:
- St. Foddhyd's parish church - Baptisms (1813-1863): C058111
- St. Foddhyd's parish church - Marriages (1813-1836): M058111
Clwyd Family History Society have published:
- Clocaenog Vol 1 - Baptisms (1672-1812)
- Clocaenog Vol 2 - Marriages (1676-1812) & Burials (1672-1812)
Church Records (Nonconformist)
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 104273.
Maps and Gazetteers
- Clocaenog Parish Church at Clwyd FHS
- A Topographical Dictionary of Wales, 1833, Samuel Lewis