ANW logo

Archives Network Wales

Search the collections:        Search help | Advanced search   | Browse by repository

Browse the indices: Combined(searchable) Personal names Corporate names Places Subjects

[Cymraeg]

[Home]

[New to Archives?]

[Family history]

[Admin menu]

List of repositories  |  List of collections at Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details

Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office
Evans, Pierce O., Maentwrog, papurau (papers)

Reference code(s): GB 0220 ZM/658

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Title: Papurau Pierce O. Evans, Maentwrog

Short Title: Evans, Pierce O., Maentwrog, papurau (papers)

Creation date(s): 1803-1919

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (54 items)

Name of creator(s): Pierce O. Evans

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Pierce O. Evans, of Felenrhyd Fawr, Maentwrog, Merionethshire, accumulated documents relating to the parishes of Maentwrog and Llandecwyn, Merionethshire, including Llenyrch Farm, Llandecwyn, which was farmed by John Evans (fl. 1846-1898) and William Evans (fl. 1898-1919), and the schooner G. & W. Jones and brig Martha Perceival, based in Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers of Pierce O. Evans relating mostly to Maentwrog and Llandecwyn, Merionethshire, 1803-1919, including miscellaneous rate and account books, 1803-1877; letters, 1859-1909; probate records, 1842-1875; rent book of Llenyrch Farm, Llandecwyn, 1846-1861; deeds relating to Llenyrch, 1885-1919; school exercise books, [1840]-1857; printed matter, 1853-1888; and balance sheets for Porthmadog ships, 1884-1901.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from name of depositor.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Account books | Wales | Gwynedd
Deeds | Wales | Llandecwyn
Evans, Pierce O. | Archives
Ships | Wales | Porthmadog

Personal names
Evans , Pierce O.

Corporate names

Places
Llandecwyn (Wales)
Llenyrch (Wales)
Maentwrog (Wales)
Porthmadog (Wales)

List of repositories  |  List of collections at Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details