Tremeirchion, Denbighshire, Wales Genealogy

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Parishes of Historic Flintshire

Tremeirchion is a small community and ecclesiastical parish in Denbighshire, Wales.

Before 1974 the village was in the historic county of Flintshire and, between 1874 and 1996 in the County of Clwyd. In 1996 it became part of the modern county of Denbighshire.


"TREMERCHION or DYMEIRCHYON, a parish in the Rhuddlan division of the hundred of Rhuddlan, county of Flint, 3.5 miles (E.S.E.) from St. Asaph, containing 646 inhabitants. The village of Tremenchion is deightfully situated on the brow of a hill, under the Clwydian range of mountains, and commands a rich and luxuriant prospect of the sublime features of that unrivalled vale, the moutains forming its western boundary, and the lofty chain of Snowdon." [A Topographical Dictionary of Wales, 1833, Samuel Lewis]


Years County
1536 - 31 March 1974 Flintshire
1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996 Clwyd
from 1 April 1996 Denbighshire


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