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Holland, Frederick, collection of Kemeys of Monmouthshire deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0210 FREAND

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Frederick Holland Collection of Kemeys of Monmouthshire Deeds

Short Title: Holland, Frederick, collection of Kemeys of Monmouthshire deeds

Creation date(s): 1398-1793 (accumulated [early 20th century])

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Frederick Holland

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Frederick Holland was a glass, china, and antiques dealer, of Central Mostyn Street, Llandudno, who collected title deeds relating to Monmouthshire and elsewhere.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Monmouthshire deeds and documents, 1477-1761, some concerning the families of Thomas, Kemeys and Gardner (later Gardner-Kemeys) of Bertholey, Llantrissent; together with a small number of deeds and documents relating to properties in Denbighshire, Flintshire and Brecknockshire, 1513-1775; Cardiganshire, 1578-1755; Yorkshire, 1398-1605, and Lincolnshire, 1563.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: Latin, English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following groups, and chronologically within these divisions: deeds and documents relating to Monmouthshire; Glamorgan; Denbighshire; Flintshire; Breconshire; Cardiganshire; Carmarthenshire; Yorkshire; Lincolnshire.

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 regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history: The deeds appear to have a close affiliation to the Monmouthshire deeds in the P. M. Barnard Collection, also in NLW.

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated to the National Library of Wales by Frederick Holland, Llandudno, 1918.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: The Monmouthshire deeds appear to have a close affiliation with the Monmouthshire deeds in the NLW, P. M. Barnard Collection.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from name of depositor.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW Project. The following source was used for the preparation of the description: National Library of Wales, Schedule of Frederick Holland Deeds and Documents.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | England | Lincolnshire
Deeds | England | Yorkshire
Deeds | Wales | Breconshire
Deeds | Wales | Carmarthenshire
Deeds | Wales | Denbighshire
Deeds | Wales | Flintshire
Deeds | Wales | Glamorgan
Deeds | Wales | Monmouthshire

Personal names
Thomas family , of Bertholey

Corporate names

Places
Llantrisant (Monmouthshire, Wales)

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