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
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.
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.
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.
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