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Bangor University
Henry Rees Sermons

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS HRS

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Henry Rees Sermons

Short Title: Henry Rees Sermons

Creation date(s): 1842 - 1866

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 2 items

Name of creator(s): Henry Rees.


Administrative/Biographical history: Henry Rees was born in 1798 in Llansannan, Denbighshire and died in 1869 and is buried at Llandysilio, Anglesey. He was undoubtedly, one of the most famous Calvinistic Methodist preachers of his time. At Shrewsbury he learned the craft of book binding, and was ordained a minister at Bala in 1827. He served in Liverpool as minister.
Amongst his published works are, Pregethau , 1872 and Pregethau : cynghorion gweinidogaethol ac anerchiadau , 1881.
For further biographical details consult Cofiant y Parchedig Henry Rees : yn cynnwys casgliad helaeth o'i lythyrau by Rev. Owen Thomas, D.D., 1890.


Scope and content/abstract: Two volumes of sermons dating from 1842 to 1866. Some are quite full and extensive, whilst others are less complete.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Items 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: An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 382 - 383

Language codes: wel


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by Mr J. R. Davies, Mr H. R. Davies and Miss Davies, Treborth in 1922.



Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, May 2002.

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

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

Sermons, Welsh | 19th century

Personal names
Rees , Henry , 1798-1869

Corporate names
Welsh Calvinistic Methodist Church


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