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Pembrokeshire Record Office
Jenkins family, of Merlin's Bridge, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0213 D/JEN

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: Jenkins Family of Merlin's Bridge Papers

Short Title: Jenkins family, of Merlin's Bridge, papers

Creation date(s): 1764-1974

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Jenkins family of Merlin's Bridge

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Jenkins family owned property in around Merlin's Bridge, Pembrokeshire, as well as Northumberland Farm, Wiston, Pembrokeshire. S. Jenkins and Sons were general smiths, engineers and hauling and threshing machine makers. The family also owned Millbrook Granite Quarry, at Treffgarne, Pembrokeshire, and the Merlin's Bridge Sanitary Steam Laundry Co. Ltd. Stephen Jenkins (fl. 1867-1920) was a blacksmith in Merlin's Bridge. He married Mary John in 1867. John Henry Jenkins (fl. 1932-1940) and William Alfred Jenkins of Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire (fl. 1940), were agricultural engineers. Arthur Edgar Jenkins (fl. 1933-1940) was also an engineer, and Albert Edward George Jenkins (b. 1887) was the manager of Merlin's Bridge Sanitary Steam Laundry Co. Ltd; he married Miriam. William Henry Jenkins (fl. 1940) was an engineer in Treffgarne, Pembrokeshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers of the Jenkins family of Merlin's Bridge, 1764-1974, including deeds relating to properties in Merlin's Bridge, 1764-1947; Haverfordwest, 1873-1947; Wiston, 1920-1958; miscellaneous papers relating to property, 1919-1974; records of S. Jenkins and Sons, 1940-1945; records of Millbrook Granite Quarry, 1928-1946; Merlin's Bridge Sanitary Steam Laundry Co. Ltd records, 1934-1947; wills, 1921-1971; personal papers of Albert Edward George and Miriam Jenkins, 1867-1973; newspaper cuttings and miscellaneous printed items, 1854-1972; and postcards and photographs, 1903-1963.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Title deeds and related papers; Business; Wills; Miscellaneous personal papers of Albert Edward George and Miriam Jenkins; Newspaper cuttings and miscellaneous printed and antiquarian items; and Postcards and photographs.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy is available in Pembrokeshire Record Office.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mrs Miriam Jenkins, Haverfordwest, Dyfed, and after her death, Mrs Marion Davies of Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, and Mrs Griffin, per W. J. Williams and Davies, Solicitors, Cardigan, Cardiganshire, 1964-1975.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The archive includes earlier deeds accumulated by the family.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Jenkins Family of Merlin's Bridge, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: June 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | Haverfordwest
Deeds | Wales | Merlin's Bridge
Deeds | Wales | Wiston
Jenkins family, | of Merlin's Bridge | Archives
Merlin's Bridge Sanitary Steam Laundry Company | Archives
Millbrook Granite Quarry | Archives
S. Jenkins and Sons | Archives

Personal names
Jenkins family , of Merlin's Bridge

Corporate names
Merlin's Bridge Sanitary Steam Laundry Company
Millbrook Engineering Company
Millbrook Granite Quarry
S. Jenkins and Sons

Places
Haverfordwest (Wales)
Merlin's Bridge (Wales)
Wiston (Wales)

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