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Bangor University
Rev. David Hughes Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS DHFP

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Rev. David Hughes Papers

Short Title: Rev. David Hughes Papers

Creation date(s): 1843 - 1892

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 8 items

Name of creator(s): Rev. David Hughes and family

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Rev. David Hughes, a Calvinistic Methodist minister at Bryneglwys, Denbighshire and Corwen, Merioneth died on 24 March 1893. He preached for 50 years, a total of 8092 times. He had two sons, Rev. J. Elias Hughes and Dr Medwyn Hughes, Rhuthun.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Family papers consisting of pedigrees.
Correspondence, most of which is addressed to Rev. David Hughes from Methodist preachers, 1850-1880's.
Photograph album.
Tables consisting of details of the preaching career of David Hughes from 1843-1890 - dates, places, subject and donation.
A register of christenings, burials and weddings conducted by David Hughes from 1857 - 1892 at various chapels including Capel Sion, Bryneglwys, Denbighshire.
Script consisting of stories of preachers, witty sayings, wise remarks, quotes from sermons etc.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Arranged according to record type 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: An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 3217-3224

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Miss Myfanwy Thomas in 1940. She was an art lecturer at the Education Department of the University of Wales Bangor.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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

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
Baptismal records | Wales
Burial | Wales | Denbighshire
Calvinistic Methodists | Wales
Photograph albums | Wales | Denbighshire
Sermons, Welsh | Wales
Weddings | Wales

Personal names
Hughes , David , d. 1893

Corporate names
Sion Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (Bryneglwys, Wales)

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