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National Library of Wales
Beynon family of Trewern, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSBEYNON

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Beynon family of Trewern MSS

Short Title: Beynon family of Trewern, manuscripts

Creation date(s): 1803-[1899]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 6 volumes.

Name of creator(s): John Thomas Beynon; and others

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The estates of Trewern and Dolwilym were united through the marriage of Edward Schaw Protheroe of Dolwilym (d. 1906) and Ellen Augusta Cecilia Beynon, daughter of John Thomas Beynon of Trewern. Ellen's great-grandfather, Thomas Beynon of Cethin, had inherited Trewern in right of his wife, Mary Thomas, heiress of the estate. Godfrey Evan Protheroe, the son of Edward and Ellen, assumed the additional surname of Beynon in 1899.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers, 1803-[1899], relating to the Beynon family of Trewern, Llanddewi Felffre, Pembrokeshire, comprising a diary and sporting journal of John Thomas Beynon, Trewern; the marriage settlement, 1803, of David Heron Pugh and Elizabeth Beynon; and Trewern and Dolwilym estate maps and a Trewern rental.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 21981-21986.

Conditions governing access:

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply.

Finding aids: The descriptions are also available, together with a detailed list of contents, in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume VIII (Aberystwyth, 1999).

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: No accruals expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Purchased from Dylan's Bookstore, Swansea, in 1983.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See the NLW typescript list Trewern Deeds (1948) and NLW Annual Report 1954-1955, p. 56, 1958-1959, p. 38 and 1959-1960, p. 35.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title based on contents.

Archivist's note: Description compiled by Siân Medi Davies for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS, and revised by Bethan Ifans. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume VIII (Aberystwyth, 1999); Archives Wales on-line site, viewed 3 August 2009.

Rules or conventions: Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2; and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2004 and August 2009.


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Beynon family | of Trewern | Archives
Dolwilym Estate (Wales) | Archives
Trewern Estate (Wales) | Archives

Personal names
Beynon family , of Trewern

Corporate names

Places

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