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Griffiths Jones, T., family papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 TGRINES

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: T. Griffiths Jones family Papers

Short Title: Griffiths Jones, T., family papers

Creation date(s): 1764-1890 (accumulated 1905-1937)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.023 cubic metres (2 boxes, 1 roll)

Name of creator(s): Thomas Griffiths Jones


Administrative/Biographical history: Thomas Griffiths Jones (1872-1937) was from Gwern-y-Pant, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. His father also called Thomas Griffiths Jones ('Cyffin', 1834-1884) from Llansanffraid-ym-Mechain, Montgomeryshire, was an antiquarian.


Scope and content/abstract: Four volumes of family documents, correspondence, photographs and genealogical memoranda, 1764-1890, relating to the family of Thomas Griffiths Jones ('Cyffin', 1834-1884), Llansanffraid-ym-Mechain, compiled, 1905-1937, by his son Thomas Griffiths Jones (1872-1937), Gwern-y-Pant, High Wycombe, the depositor's father, together with a photocopy of a pedigree roll of the depositor's ancestors.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: volumes I-IV of genealogical material; and pedigree roll.

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 in Minor Lists and Summaries 1989, p.46, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by his son T. Griffiths Jones, Market Drayton, Shropshire, 1988.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Some of the papers pre-date the life of T. Griffiths Jones.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1989.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2003

Griffiths Jones, Thomas, | 1872-1937 | Archives

Personal names
Griffiths Jones , Thomas , 1834-1884
Griffiths Jones , Thomas , 1872-1937

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