Nercwys, Flintshire, Wales Genealogy
A guide to genealogy in Nercwys, with information on where to find birth, baptism, marriage, death and burial records; census records; wills; cemeteries; maps; etc.
The redundant spelling Nerquis can often be seen in older documents.
"NERQUIS (NERCWYS), a chapelry in the parish and hundred of Mold, county of Flint, 2.5 miles (S.) from Mold, containing 470 inhabitants. ... The chapel, dedicated to St. Mary, is a neat edifice with a handsome steeple, and contains a richly decorated niche in the interior, in which was anciently a figure of the Virgin." (A Topographical Dictionary of Wales, 1833, Samuel Lewis)
For more information on Nercwys see:
|before 31 March 1974||Flintshire|
|1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996||Clwyd|
|from 1 April 1996||Flintshire|
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.