County Borough of Wrexham, Wales Genealogy
The county borough was formed on 1 April 1996 following major reorganisation of local government in Wales. Most of the county was previously part of the former district of Wrexham Maelor in the former county of Clwyd but several communities come from the former district of Glyndŵr, also in the former county of Clwyd, and previosuly in the historic county of Denbighshire which were abolished in 1974.
The headquarters of the authority are in the Guildhall, Queen's Square, Wrexham.
The county borough of Wrexham is divided into the communities of:
Tŷ Dewi Sant
Telephone: +44 (0)1978 292027
Fax: +44 (0)1978 292676
The A. N. Palmer Centre for Local Studies & Archives
Wrexham County Borough Museum,
Telephone: +44 (0)1978 317973
Fax: +44 (0)1978 317982