Reference code(s): GB 0214 DX16
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Morgan-Guy Family Papers
Short Title: Morgan-Guy Family Papers
Creation date(s): 1794-1978
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.06 cubic metres (162 papers, 8 files, 136 booklets, 7 cards, 1 ribbon, 2 certificates, 15 letters, 68 photographs, 3 v
Name of creator(s): Rev. John Guy
Administrative/Biographical history: The Rev. John Guy (later Morgan-Guy), formerly of The Parsonage, Rudry, Caerphilly, Glamorgan, was descended from the Becquet and Ciroux families of Louvain, Belgium.He is a historian and writer, especially on church and medical history.
Scope and content/abstract: Documents relating to the Ciroux family including official extracts from registers (Louvain, Belgium), 1757-1820, correspondence, 1828-1829, household account book, bills and tax assessment, 1808-1822; papers relating to the Becquet family including official extracts, 1793-1818, correspondence, 1820-1891, bills receipts, promissory notes, accounts and tax assessments, 1814-1828; papers relating to the Guy family including birth, marriage and death certificates, 1906-1977, service records of lieutenant sergeant Herbert Stanley Guy, 1920-1946, miscellaneous certificates re. Becky Jones, 1922-1939, correspondence, 1944-1977, miscellaneous papers re. John R. Guy, 1955-1974; papers relating to the Thompson family including birth and death certificates, 1879-1970, accounts of burial expenses, 1930-1970; papers relating to Frederick Stanley Jones, 1894-1960; miscellaneous ecclesiastical papers and journals, 1941-1977; and Randall family photographs, [c. 1890]-[c. 1918]. photographs of Caerau (Ely) and Rudry; excavation notebook for the Old bishop's palace, Llandaff, 1962.
Language/scripts of material: English, French, Latin, Dutch
System of arrangement: Arranged according to family
Conditions governing access: Some of the material is closed for 30 years from the 1 December 1997
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual Glamorgan Archives conditions apply
Finding aids: A full version of the Catalogue can be searched online at http://calmview.cardiff.gov.uk/calmview/
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office 1974-2011
Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Archives finding aids.
Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of descriptions: September 2004