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Bangor University
Llangefni Parish Records

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS LPR

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Llangefni Parish Records

Short Title: Llangefni Parish Records

Creation date(s): 1717-1875

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 985 items

Name of creator(s): Llangefni parish officials


Administrative/Biographical history: Llangefni parish is located in the county of Anglesey. During the period of these records it was administered as part of Anglesey Union and Anglesey Petty Sessional Division.


Scope and content/abstract: This collection of Llangefni parish records consists of books and papers. Books include poor rate books, highway rate books, weekly payments to the poor and sundry disbursements books, collector's monthly statement books (rates), parish receipt and payment book, collecting and deposit books and other miscellaneous items.
Those grouped as papers include bastardy papers, apprenticeship papers, settlement and removal records, letters to the overseers of the poor on behalf of persons seeking relief, parish and overseers accounts, lists of outdoor poor (parish and union) and miscellaneous parochial papers including elections of select vestries, notices to quit, receipts and vouchers and copies of income tax assessments.


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System of arrangement: Material has been arranged according to type, 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: 8761-9745

Language codes: eng wel


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Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, September 2001

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

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

Parishes (Local government) | Wales | Llangefni
Poor | Wales | History | 18th century
Poor | Wales | History | 19th century

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Llangefni (Wales)

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