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Flintshire Record Office
Dymock family of Penley, papers and deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0208 D/DM/224 & 230

Held at: Flintshire Record Office

Title: Dymock of Penley MSS

Short Title: Dymock family of Penley, papers and deeds

Creation date(s): 1732-1932

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 78 items

Name of creator(s): Dymock family of Penley, Flintshire


Administrative/Biographical history: The Dymock family lived at Penley Hall, Penley, Flintshire, and in Ellesmere, Shropshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds relating to the parishes of Halghton, Hanmer, Northop, Overton, and Penley, in Flintshire, 1732-1932, Ellesmere, in Shropshire, 1761-1901, and Merionethshire, 1848; and marriage settlements and wills of the Dymock family, 1804-1859.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: D/DM/224 arranged into the following: Hanmer; Northop; Overton; Penley; mixed parishes; Merioneth; and Ellesmere. D/DM/230 is not subdivided.

Conditions governing access: Data Protection Act restrictions will apply to any items less than 100 years old that contain sensitive personal information as defined by the Act.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Flintshire Record Office.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The papers eventually came into the possession of the Senior Official Receiver and Messrs Baileys, Shaw and Gillett, solicitors, London.

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Flintshire Record Office, Dymock of Penley MSS; Veysey, A. G. (ed.), Guide to the Flintshire Record Office (Denbigh, 1974).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2004

Deeds | England | Ellesmere
Deeds | Wales | Flintshire
Deeds | Wales | Gwynedd
Dymock family | Archives

Personal names
Dymock family , of Penley

Corporate names

Ellesmere (Shropshire, England)
Flintshire (Wales)
Penley (Wales)

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