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Bangor University
Taicroesion Book of Pedigrees Manuscript

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS TGEN

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Taicroesion Book of Pedigrees Manuscript

Short Title: Taicroesion Book of Pedigrees Manuscript

Creation date(s): Early 18th century

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): John Ellis

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: During the early years of the eighteenth century John Ellis, antiquary and genealogist, of Taicroesion Ucha, Llechylched, Anglesey, compiled a collection of pedigrees in two volumes, mainly of Anglesey and Caernarfonshire families, known as the Taicroesion Book of Pedigrees . J. E. Griffith, in the preface to his Pedigrees of Caernarfonshire and Anglesey Families (1914) describes the collection as the most reliable authority relating to Anglesey and Caernarfonshire families.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Manuscript volume of pedigrees of Anglesey and Caernarfonshire families, known as the Taicroesion Book of Pedigrees , completed by John Ellis c. 1721.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is 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, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference number: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 13564

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented to the University Library by Clara G. Williams of Highgate, London, granddaughter of Richard David Williams.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, 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
Anglesey (Wales) | Genealogy
Caernarvonshire (Wales) | Genealogy

Personal names
Ellis , John , fl. 1720
Williams , Richard David , of Caernarfon

Corporate names

Places
Anglesey (Wales)
Caernarvonshire (Wales)

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