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Flintshire Record Office
Bettisfield parish records

Reference code(s): GB 0208 P/4

Held at: Flintshire Record Office

Title: Bettisfield Ecclesiastical Parish Records

Short Title: Bettisfield parish records

Creation date(s): 1826-2011

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 53 items

Name of creator(s): Bettisfield Parish


Administrative/Biographical history: The parish of Bettisfield in the county of Flintshire falls within the Diocese of St Asaph. Parish records were deposited at the Clwyd Record Office, following an agreement of 1976 between the Church in Wales and the Welsh County Councils.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Bettisfield parish, 1826-2011, including registers, 1978-2011, service registers, 1900-2011, Church council, 1947-2008, Churchwardens, 1874-2005, Vestry, 1935, Overseers of the Poor, 1826-1857, Parochial School, 1892-1929 and Miscellaneous, 1919.


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: incumbent; churchwardens; church affairs; vestry; overseers; and school.

Conditions governing access: Data Protection Act restrictions will apply to any items less than 100 years old that contain personal information as defined by the Act.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of this catalogue is available at Flintshire Record Office. Catalogue is searchable online at:


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Flintshire Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Rev. D. Butterworth, Hanmer, Whitchurch, Wrexham, 2002 and later.


Existence and location of copies: Microfilm copies of the parish registers are available at Flintshire Record Office, Denbighshire Record Office and the National Library of Wales. Registers are also available to search online.

Related material: Flintshire Record Office P/27


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Flintshire Record Office, Bettisfield Parish records catalogue; Diocese of St Asaph Homepage (, viewed 10 February 2004.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2004

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