County of Cardiff, Wales Genealogy
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Guide to County of Cardiff, 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 borough was previously part of the former County of South Glamorgan and, before that, the former historic county of Glamorgan which was abolished in 1974.
- See a list of the parishes in Cardiff with links to their pages.
- Interactive map of Cardiff Parishes.
The Register Office,
City Hall (North West Entrance),
The county forms part of the Glamorgan Archives in Cardiff.