ANW logo

Archives Network Wales

Search the collections:        Search help | Advanced search   | Browse by repository

Browse the indices: Combined(searchable) Personal names Corporate names Places Subjects

[Cymraeg]

[Home]

[New to Archives?]

[Family history]

[Admin menu]

List of repositories  |  List of collections at National Library of Wales  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details

National Library of Wales
Jones, Margaret Mostyn, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSMARGMOST

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Margaret Mostyn Jones MSS

Short Title: Jones, Margaret Mostyn, manuscripts

Creation date(s): 1743-1994

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 12 volumes

Name of creator(s): Margaret Mostyn Jones; and others

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Margaret Mostyn Jones (née Davies) (1841-1935) of Wern House, Mostyn, Flintshire was the wife of the Reverend John Mostyn Jones (1840-1911).

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers, 1743-1994, of or relating to Margaret Mostyn Jones of Wern House, Mostyn, Flintshire, and to members of her family, and including a journal, 1861-1864, kept by her while employed by Augusta Hall, Lady Llanover; correspondence, 1876-1932, to and from Margaret Mostyn Jones, including letters, 1890-1894, written to members of her family while living in Ohio; an autobiographical essay, 1929-1932, by Margaret Mostyn Jones; together with papers, 1743-1874, mainly of Flintshire interest.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 23511-23522.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their Readers' Tickets.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply

Finding aids: Description based on Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IX (Aberystwyth, 2003)

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: No accruals expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Bequeathed by Mr William Wynn Morris of Cardiff, great-nephew of Mary Mostyn Jones, in 1996.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Photographs included in the bequest are now to be found in NLW Photo Album 2222.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title based on contents

Archivist's note: Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IX (Aberystwyth, 2003)

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2009


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Jones, Margaret Mostyn, 1841-1935 | Archives
Llanover, Augusta Hall, | 1802-1896

Personal names
Mostyn Jones , Margaret , 1841-1935

Corporate names

Places
Flintshire (Wales)
Ohio ()

List of repositories  |  List of collections at National Library of Wales  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details