Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

The Anwyl Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/DO

Held at: Gwynedd Archive Service: Meirionnydd Archives

Title: The Anwyl Papers

Short title: Anwyl papers

Dates of creation: 1633-1950

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.06 cubic metres (5 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Anwyl family of Llugwy

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The Anwyl family have resided at Llugwy in the parish of Pennal, Merionethshire, from the time when Maurice Anwyl married Joan, heiress of the estate (post nuptial settlements dated 19 April, 1682). The family were previously resident at Park in the parish of Llanfrothen, Merionethshire. The estate descended in the male line.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Family papers, 1633-1943, including wills, marriage settlements and correspondence; and estate papers, 1809-1949, including accounts and some deeds.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English, Welsh

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 Meirionnydd Archives, National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at the Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.

Accruals: No accruals expected

Archival history: Catalogue mark was formerly A/P.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Nicholas, Thomas, Annals and Antiquities of the Counties and County families of Wales (London, 2 vols, 1872), vol. II; Burke's A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry (London, 1925).

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of description: March 2002


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Anwyl family, | of Chester and Pontypridd | Archives

Estate administration | Wales | Llugwy

Personal names

Anwyl family, of Park, Llanfrothen

Corporate names

Lligwy Estate (Wales)

Places

Pennal