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Bangor University
John Lloyd Griffith, solicitor, Holyhead - Legal Documents

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS LGRIF

Held at: Bangor University

Title: John Lloyd Griffith, solicitor, Holyhead - Legal Documents

Short Title: John Lloyd Griffith, solicitor, Holyhead - Legal Documents

Creation date(s): 1667-1902

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 87 items

Name of creator(s): John Lloyd Griffith, solicitor, Holyhead

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: John Lloyd Griffith (1839-1902) solicitor, of Holyhead, Anglesey was the son of clergyman, Rev. Henry Griffith, Anglican rector of Llandrygarn, Anglesey between 1829 and 1862. He was active in fundraising for the establishment of the University College of North Wales in the 1880's and was a member of the first council of the university. He married Elin Young Griffith, his cousin in 1876 and had one daughter, Sarah Winifred.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: This collection contains material from the office of solicitor John Lloyd Griffith of Holyhead, Anglesey. It consists of legal documents produced from a variety of transactions including marriage settlements, property conveyance, wills and letters of administration. Clients were mainly families from the north Wales area. In particular, documents relating to the Williams family of Treban, Llanbeulan, Anglesey, feature prominently in the collection.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material has been arranged according to subject and then chronologically and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Conditions governing access: Open to all users

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Finding aids: Item level word processed list is available at the Department of Manuscripts at the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 4910-4996

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, August 2001

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales, North
Lawyers | Wales, North | Records

Personal names
Lloyd Griffith , John , 1839-1902

Corporate names
John Lloyd Griffith (Firm)

Places
Holyhead (Wales)

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