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Newtown Oddfellows, minutes

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/DX/37

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Newtown Oddfellows Minutes

Short Title: Newtown Oddfellows, minutes

Creation date(s): 1843-1922

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (2 items)

Name of creator(s): Newtown Oddfellows


Administrative/Biographical history: Newtown Oddfellows was a friendly society based in Newtown, Montgomeryshire. Nicholas Bennett Owen (fl. 1860-1940) of Trefeglwys, Montgomeryshire, and Dr John Vaughan Owen (1859-1940) of Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire, were the sons of John Owen (died c. 1890) of Penegoes, Montgomeryshire, and Mary Bennett (1826-1860) of Glanyrafon, Montgomeryshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Newtown Oddfellows minute book and members list, 1843-1855; pedigree of Nicholas Bennett Owen of Trefeglwys and John Vaughan Owen of Llanidloes, 1922.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited, 1989.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Newtown Oddfellows, Owens of Llanidloes Pedigree, catalogue; NLW, Schedules of Vaughan Owen, vols I-III; Owen, C. E. Vaughan, 'Arwystli Notebook', Montgomeryshire Collections, vol. LV (1957).

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2005

Newtown Oddfellows (Friendly society : Newtown, Powys, Wales) | Archives
Powys (Wales) | Genealogy

Personal names
Bennett family , of Glanyrafon
Owen family , of Tal-y-llyn (Gwynedd)

Corporate names
Independent Order of Odd Fellows | Newtown Oddfellows (Newtown, Powys, Wales)

Newtown (Powys, Wales)

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