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Court Henry estate, records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 COURTHENRY

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Court Henry Estate Records

Short Title: Court Henry estate, records

Creation date(s): 1770-1905

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 95 items

Name of creator(s): Court Henry estate


Administrative/Biographical history: In 1749 Anna Maria, daughter of John Herbert of Court Henry, Carmarthenshire, married Francis Dyer, who settled at Court Henry . Their only child, Sarah, married William Philipps, a barrister, in about 1784. In 1809, he sold Court Henry to Commander Henry Lloyd who subsequently sold it to the Rev. George Wade Green of Titherington Vicarage, Gloucestershire. His second daughter, Mary Anne, married David Saunders of Ty Mawr, Cilcennin, Cardiganshire, in 1845, and on the death of her father in 1868 purchased Court Henry.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds of the Court Henry estate, mainly in Llangathen and Llanegwad, Carmarthenshire, 1770-1905.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at NLW. An online catalogue can be accessed from


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at NLW have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Lt-Col. Audley M.O.J. Lloyd, Court Henry, Dryslwyn, Carmarthenshire, in August 1939.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James.
The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Court Henry Estate Records; Jones, Francis, Historic Carmarthenshire homes and their families , (Newport, 1997).

Rules or conventions: This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2002

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