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Pembrokeshire Record Office
Papers collected by the Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, Haverfordwest

Reference code(s): GB 0213 T/BDM

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: Records from the registrar of births, deaths and marriages, Haverfordwest

Short Title: Papers collected by the Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, Haverfordwest

Creation date(s): 1812-1913 (accumulated 1837-1913)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The registrar of the Registration District of Pembrokeshire Tower Hill, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, is responsible for registering births, deaths and marriages and preparing quarterly returns of statistics. This system was created in 1837. The registrar also accumulated papers relating to registered places of worship, medical practitioners, and papers of the Deputy Lieutenant and Deputy Sheriff.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records from the registrar of births, deaths and marriages, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, 1812-1913, including papers of Henry Ress, Deputy Sheriff, 1812-1815; quarterly returns of numbers of births, deaths and marriages, 1853-1854; lists of Chapels of dissenters, 1852-1952; minutes of Deputy Lieutenannts' meeting concerning the militia, 1852-1853; circulars and papers relating to the registration of births, deaths and marriages, 1836-1913; and papers relating to the qualifications of medical practitioners, 1853. The collection does not contain the Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged by type and date.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogueis available at Pembrokeshire Record Office.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr. Cunnick, Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, Haverfordwest, per Mr. Morgan, Pembrokeshire County Council Office in December 1969.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The collection conatins earleir records which came into the possession of the Registrar.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Records from the registrar of births, deaths and marriages, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Military service, Voluntary | Wales | Pembrokeshire
Religious institutions | Wales | Pembrokeshire

Personal names

Corporate names
Pembrokeshire (Wales) | County Council. Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages

Places
Haverfordwest (Wales)

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