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Glamorgan Archives
Davies family of Eglwysbrewis papers

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DXAM

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Davies family of Eglwysbrewis papers

Short Title: Davies family of Eglwysbrewis papers

Creation date(s): 1704-1990

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.4 cubic metres (c. 200 items)

Name of creator(s): Davies family of Eglwysbrewis


Administrative/Biographical history: The Davies family resided at Eglwysbrewis (Eglwysbrewys), Glamorgan.


Scope and content/abstract: Farm accounts and notes on the Davies family of Eglwysbrewis, Glamorgan, 1854-1890, [c. 1951]; plans, 1783, [19th century]; family papers, 1704-1958, including papers relating to the Sloper family of Bristol and Swansea, 1780-1868; Roberts family of Aberdare, 1875-1958; Davies family of Eglwysbrewis, 1765-1937; and Richards family of Aberdare, 1704-1864 (pedigree compiled 1990), and deeds relating to 55 High Street, Cowbridge, 1799-1971.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: farm accounts and notes on Davies family; mourning cards; family records; and deeds.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at


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

Accruals: Accruals are possible.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2002; amended January 2005

Davies family, | of Eglwys-Brewis | Archives
Deeds | Wales | Eglwys-Brewis

Personal names
Davies family , of Eglwys-Brewis
Richards family , of Aberdare
Roberts family , of Aberdare
Sloper family , of Swansea and Bristol

Corporate names

Cowbridge (Wales)
Eglwys-Brewis (Wales)

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