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Williams Family of Llandeilo papers

Reference code(s): GB 0211 CDX/676

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Williams Family of Llandeilo papers

Short Title: Williams Family of Llandeilo papers

Creation date(s): 1805-1967

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 22 items

Name of creator(s):


Administrative/Biographical history: Richard P. Williams (fl. 1805-1837), of Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, son of Thomas and Mary Williams, of Glancennen, Llandybie, Carmarthenshire, was a naval surgeon, who served on ships including the H.M.S. Acasta, 1807-1809, and the H.M.S. Achille, 1810-1813. His brother, J. G. Williams, served on H.M.S. Ariel in 1809 and H.M.S. Duncan in 1815.


Scope and content/abstract: Documents, 1805-1967, relating mainly to the Williams family of Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, including letters to Richard P. Williams, 1807-1813; letters to Dr J. G. Williams, 1814-1823; and newspaper cuttings, 1923-1967.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: documents; letters; genealogical notes; photograph; and printed material.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mrs R. P. Rees, 1967.



Note: Title supplied from name of depositor

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Small Collections, L-Z.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003

Ship physicians | Wales | Llandeilo
Williams family, | of Llandeilo | Archives

Personal names
Williams , J. G. , ship's surgeon
Williams , Richard P. , naval surgeon

Corporate names

Carmarthenshire (Wales)

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