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Anglesey Archives
Hughes, Hugh, [Hugh], Charity, Holyhead

Reference code(s): GB 0221 WM 2242

Held at: Anglesey Archives

Title: Papers of the Hugh [Hugh] Hughes Charity, Holyhead

Short Title: Hughes, Hugh, [Hugh], Charity, Holyhead

Creation date(s): 1894-1998

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.065 cubic metres (7 items)

Name of creator(s): Hugh [Hugh] Hughes Charity


Administrative/Biographical history: The charity was founded on January 10th 1887 by Hugh [Hugh] Hughes. He was born in 1821, the son of Hugh Hughes, Ty Mawr, Mynydd, Holyhead. He emigrated to Australia in 1853 and established himself as a building contractor. By 1871 he had returned to Wales and was living at Ty Mawr, Holyhead. He died in 1893.


Scope and content/abstract: Minute Books, 1894-1998; Book, Record of persons on pensions including dates of death, 1907-1974; Bundles of applications for and acceptance of grants, 1937-1985; Bundle of papers from the Charity Commission, 1909-1970; and Bundle of papers re. the local review of Charities on Anglesey including a list of charities, 1965-1973.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: According to type

Conditions governing access: Restricted access

Conditions governing reproduction:

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Gwasanaeth Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Archives Service to catalogue in the language of the document.


Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Private deposit


Related material: GB0221WDAT/10/3 - Statement of accounts of the H.H. Hughes Charity of various Anglesey Charities.


Archivist's note: Compiled by Gaynor Elizabeth Nice for Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey Record Office. The following sources were used in the compiling of this description: Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey Record Office catalogue WM2242 papers of the Hugh [Hugh] Hughes Charity, Holyhead. Transactions of the Anglesey Antiquarian Society, Volumes 1974-1976- Anglesey Family Letters.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2010


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