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Pembrokeshire Record Office
Moore, Thomas, papers

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

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: Documents and Papers of Major Thomas Moore

Short Title: Moore, Thomas, papers

Creation date(s): 1800-1884

Level of description: Fonds


Name of creator(s): Major Thomas Moore


Administrative/Biographical history: Major Thomas Moore (d. 1860) of Bathwick House, Bath, Somerset, was a member of the Moore family of Walwyn's Castle, Pembrokeshire. He served with the Royal Marines, and was married to Matilda Wilhelmina Rochat, of Southsea, Portsmouth (d. 1861) in 1828. She was the daughter of Samuel Rochat, of Hanover Square, London. Their son, William Frederick Moore, of Christchurch, New Zealand (d. 1874), a civil engineer, was declared a bankrupt; he was married to Josephine Montgomery, and they had a daughter, Frances Josephine. Other relatives included Elizabeth Moore, James Jordan Moore, Richard Moore, Thomas Moore the younger, Mary Moore, and Anne Moore of Milford (Wales).


Scope and content/abstract: Personal papers of Major Thomas Moore, 1828-1860; papers of family members, 1800-1862; and letters of administration and wills, 1861-1884.


Language/scripts of material: English, French

System of arrangement: Arranged by person.

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

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



Note: Title from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Documents and Papers of Major Thomas Moore catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2005.

Moore family, | of Walwyn's Castle | Archives
Moore, Thomas, | d. 1860 | Archives

Personal names
Moore , Thomas , d. 1860
Moore family , of Walwyn's Castle

Corporate names

Bath (England)
Pembrokeshire (Wales)
Walwyn's Castle (Wales)

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