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Pembrokeshire Record Office
Hobbs family papers

Reference code(s): GB 0213 HDX/1167

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: Hobbs Family Papers

Short Title: Hobbs family papers

Creation date(s): 1868-1960

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.014 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Hobbs family of Crunwear


Administrative/Biographical history: John and Caroline Hobbs were based in Pembrokeshire when Caroline was schoolmistress at Crunwear, Pembrokeshire in the late 19th century. Their children were Nancy Everett Evershed, who married Phillip Ellis, Minnie, who married Charles Aubrey Simpson, and Walter Luigi, who married Audrey Gladys Glennie; he served in the army during World War I.


Scope and content/abstract: Hobsb family papers, 1868-1960: correspondence, 1868-1940; other documents, including death certificates, 1881-1960; and photographs [20th century].


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged correspondence, other documents, photographs, and medals.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at the Pembrokeshire Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Miss A. J. Hobbs of Bridge Lea, Thurlby, Alford, Lincolnshire, in April 1987



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Catalogue of Hobbs Family papers.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: August 2001; amended July 2005

Hobbs family, | of Crunwear | Archives

Personal names
Hobbs family , of Crunwear

Corporate names

Crunwear (Wales)

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