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Pembrokeshire Record Office
Stokes family, of St Botolphs, archives

Reference code(s): GB 0213 D/RTP/STOKES

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: Stokes family of St Botolphs Archives

Short Title: Stokes family, of St Botolphs, archives

Creation date(s): 1682-1965

Level of description: Fonds


Name of creator(s): Stokes family, of St Botolphs


Administrative/Biographical history: The Stokes family had lived in St Botolphs, Steynton, Pembrokeshire, since the 17th century. The first recorded member of the family to live there was Nicholas Stoke, a husbandman. He was married to Florence Stokes of Hubberston, Pembrokeshire. Their son, Hugh Stoke, was appointed as a surgeon to the militia in 1760. His sons were John Lort Stokes, a lawyer, and Anthony Innys Stokes, High Sheriff of Pembrokeshire in 1827. Emlyn Crymes of Buckland Monacharum, Devonshire, was married to Anthony Bowen Owen Stokes (d. 1891) of St Botolphs in 1849. The family had an interest in Upper Neeston farm, Herbrandston, Rhos, Pembrokeshire, and owned property in Bristol, Gloucestershire.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and documents relating to the Stokes family of St Botolphs, including a commission of the Peace for Haverfordwest, 1682; Anthony Innes Stokes papers, 1808-1892; estate plans, 1825-1952; Crymes family papers, [16th century]-1769; Upper Neeston farm papers, 1877-1926; Bristol properties, 1887-1920; and deeds and correspondence, 1712-1965.


Language/scripts of material: English, Latin

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: Some restricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Physical characteristics: Some are damaged

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: The papers came into the possession of Messrs. RTP Williams, Solicitors.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Messrs. RTP Williams, Solicitors, Bridge Street, Haverfordwest


Related material: For estate plans, see D/RKL/1194 See also D/RTP/JSS


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office Stokes family of St. Botolphs Archives catalogue; Jones, Francis, Historic Houses of Pembrokeshire and their Families, (Newport, 1996).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2005

Crymes family, | of Buckland Monacharum | Archives
Deeds | England | Devonshire
Deeds | Wales | Steynton
Stokes family, | of St Botolphs | Archives

Personal names
Crymes family , of Buckland Monacharum
Stokes , Anthony Innys
Stokes family , of St Botolphs

Corporate names

Bristol (England)
Buckland Monachorum (England)
Pembrokeshire (Wales)
St Botolphs (Wales)
Steynton (Wales)

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