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Bangor University
Papers of Edwards Family, Bodafon

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS BDF

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Papers of Edwards Family, Bodafon

Short Title: Papers of Edwards Family, Bodafon

Creation date(s): 1850-1911

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 8 items

Name of creator(s): Edwards Family, Bodafon


Administrative/Biographical history: The Edwards family of Bodafon, Anglesey, north Wales included Rowland Edwards born 1773, John Edwards born 1776 and Thomas Edwards who was possibly sub agent on Lord Boston's farms in Penrhos, Anglesey, circa 1871-1890.


Scope and content/abstract: Account books mainly relating to farm, personal and household accounts of the Edwards family of Bodafon. Comprises: Bodafon accounts (1850-1855) Farm workers accounts (1866-1874) Account book of Thomas Edwards, Bodafon (1871-1890) Valuation of farms Description of farm lands, with names of landlords, acreage, quality of crops etc, in the parishes of Llanfechell, Llanrhwydrys, Llanfair-yng-Nghornwy. Valuations, inventories, and letters (1891-1894) Morrusiaid Memorial Fund bank book (1908-1911)


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: 627-635

Language codes: eng


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by R.L. Edwards, J.P. on 26 June 1930.



Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, March 2002.

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

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

Account books | Wales | Anglesey
Farms | Wales | Anglesey

Personal names
Edwards , John , b. 1776 , of Bodafon
Edwards , Rowland , b. 1773 , of Bodafon
Edwards , Thomas , of Bodafon

Corporate names

Llanfair-yng-Nghornwy (Wales)
Llanfechell (Wales)
Llanrhwydrys (Wales)

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