Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Davies, Trelech, Collection

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DAVIESTRELECH

Held at:

Title: Davies, Trelech, Collection

Short title: Davies collection of Morgan family deeds and papers

Dates of creation: 1808-1911

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 27 items

Name of creator(s): N. Howell Davies

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: N. Howell Davies, of Trelech a'r Betws, Carmarthenshire, accumulated papers and deeds of the Morgan family. The Rev. Hector Davies Morgan (1785-1850) of Castle Hedingham, Essex, was married to Frances Morgan and had four children. These included Thomas Morgan (fl. 1839-1877), a Cardigan solicitor, whose only daughter, Jane Evans Morgan, married Elliot Lloyd Price of Castlepiggin. Thomas appears to have been succeeded by Charles Evans Davies Morgan-Richardson. The relationship of the family to the depositor is not known.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Deeds and documents relating to properties in Carmarthenshire and Cardiganshire, including Gilvach and Penrhiw farms and other properties in Trelech a'r Betws, Carmarthenshire, and properties in Cardigan, Cardiganshire, 1808-1911; and copies, 1880, of wills of the Morgan family (1839-1876).

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 Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by N. Howell Davies, Trelech, 1965.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from name of depositor.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Davies, Trelech, Collection.

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

Date(s) of description: September 2003


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Deeds | Wales | Carmarthenshire

Estate administration | Wales | Carmarthenshire

Estate administration | Wales | Ceredigion

Farms | Wales | Trelech a'r Betws

Personal names

Davies, N. Howell, [alive 1965], of Trelech

Morgan, Hector Davies, 1785-1850

Morgan-Richardson, Charles Evans Davies

Corporate names

Places

Cardigan

Cardiganshire

Carmarthenshire

Trelech-a’r-Bettws