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Pembrokeshire Record Office
J. C. Williams and Roberts, deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0213 D/WR

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: J. C. Williams and Roberts Collection of Deeds

Short Title: J. C. Williams and Roberts, deeds

Creation date(s): 1621-1979

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (13 boxes)

Name of creator(s): J. C. Williams and Roberts, solicitors


Administrative/Biographical history: J.C. Williams and Roberts was a firm of solicitors of Carmarthen and Whitland, Carmarthenshire. They incorporated the firm of Roberts and Mathias, of Narberth Pembrokeshire, which comprised John Roberts and Douglas Leslie Roberts, of Hill House, Narberth, and Thomas Bentley Mathias, from whom they acquired many records relating to porperties in the area.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds collected by J.C. Williams and Roberts relating to Bletherston, 1621-1913; Burton, 1824; Caldey and Llanfallteg, 1821; Cilymaenllwyd, 1797-1920; Lampeter Velfrey, 1766-1966; Llanddewi Velfrey, 1797-1961; Llandissilio, 1879-1915; Llanfyrnach, 1809-1939; Llanycefn, 1806-1919; Maenclochog, 1875-1934; Narberth, 1819-1951; Pembroke Dock, 1830-1943; St Florence, 1790-1923; and Saundersfoot, 1913-1955; and grants of administration of wills and letters of administration, 1871-1979.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: deeds, arranged alphabetically by parish; and wills, arranged alphabetically by surname and forenames.

Conditions governing access: Restricted access until 30 years after the date of probate.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws 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: Received from J.C. Williams and Roberts per Mr Tudor Davies and Mr J. White between 1983 and 1992.



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, Williams and Roberts Collection of Deeds

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

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2005

Deeds | Wales | Bletherston
Deeds | Wales | Cilymaenllwyd
Deeds | Wales | Lampeter Velfrey
Deeds | Wales | Llanddewi Velfrey
Deeds | Wales | Llandissilio West (Pembrokeshire)
Deeds | Wales | Llanfyrnach
Deeds | Wales | Llanycefn
Deeds | Wales | Maenclochog
Deeds | Wales | Narberth
Deeds | Wales | Pembroke Dock
Deeds | Wales | Saundersfoot
Deeds | Wales | St Florence
J. C. Williams and Roberts | Archives
Roberts and Mathias | Archives
Solicitors | Wales | Carmarthenshire

Personal names

Corporate names
J.C. Williams and Roberts (Firm)
Roberts and Mathias, solicitors

Bletherston (Wales)
Cilymaenllwyd (Wales)
Lampeter Velfrey (Wales)
Llanddewi Velfrey (Wales)
Llandissilio West (Pembrokeshire, Wales)
Llanfyrnach (Wales)
Llanycefn (Wales)
Maenclochog (Wales)
Narberth (Wales)
Pembroke Dock (Wales)
Saundersfoot (Wales)
St Florence (Wales)

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