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Bangor University
Deneio Parish Records

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS DENE

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Deneio Parish Records

Short Title: Deneio Parish Records

Creation date(s): 1760-1851

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 3 items

Name of creator(s): Deneio parish officials


Administrative/Biographical history: Deneio parish, located on the south east coast of the Llyn (Lleyn) peninsula in Gwynedd, north Wales, included the town of Pwllheli. This parish was part of the diocese of Bangor and the earliest surviving register dates from 1686.


Scope and content/abstract: This collection consists of the records of Deneio parish. It comprises two vestry minute books, dated 1760-1818 and 1818-1837; a volume entitled Deneio Parish Register 1829 , dated 1829-1851 which contains particulars of parish houses; orders of infiliation requiring fathers of illegitimate children to contribute towards their maintenance, and details of local charities etc.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is arranged in chronological order 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 Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 18336-18338

Language codes: eng


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, December 2001.

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

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

Illegitimacy | Wales | 19th century
Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | 19th century

Personal names

Corporate names

Denio (Wales)
Pwllheli (Wales)

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