Denbighshire Record Office

Evan Morris MSS

Reference code(s): GB 0209 DD/DM/3

Held at:

Title: Evan Morris MSS

Short title: Evan Morris and Co., Wrexham deeds

Dates of creation: 1725-1898

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.095 cubic metres(56 items)

Name of creator(s): Evan Morris and Co.

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Evan Morris and Co., solicitors, of Wrexham, Denbighshire, acted for Selwyn Pritchard, of Hope Street, Wrexham, who held title deeds and documents relating to 14-16 Hope Street, Wrexham. William and John Pritchard were drapers and carpenters at Hope Street in the late 19th century.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Deeds, 1725-1898, relating to properties in Wrexham, mainly in Hope Street; and wills and copy wills of Denbighshire residents, 1754-1883.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Denbighshire Record Office.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The papers later passed to Prudential Assurance Co. Ltd, London.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by W. R. Stock, Esq., Prudential Assurance Co. Ltd, 142 Holborn Bars, London EC1 2NH, 1971.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from apparent collector of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Denbighshire Record Office, Evan Morris MSS catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: April 2004


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Deeds | Wales | Wrexham

Wills | Wales | Denbighshire

Personal names

Corporate names

Evan Morris and Company, | solicitors

Places

Wrexham