Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Owen family, Orielton, Pembs, deeds re properties mainly in Carmarthenshire
Reference code(s): GB 0211 OWEN OF ORIELTON, PEMBS
Title: Owen family, Orielton, Pembs, deeds re properties mainly in Carmarthenshire
Short title: Owen family, Orielton, Pembs, deeds re properties mainly in Carmarthenshire
Dates of creation: 1754-1900
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 30 items
Name of creator(s): Owen family of Orielton, Pembrokeshire; Williams family of London
Administrative and biographical history: Following the death of Sir Arthur Owen of Orielton, Pembrokeshire, in 1735, his lands in Anglesey, Carmarthenshire, and Pembrokeshire, were divided between his sons. The Rev. Arthur Owen, grandson of Sir Arthur, leased property in the Borough of Carmarthen to James Rice Williams of London and Joshua Jenour of Essex in 1801. From 1825, the Carmarthenshire properties were held by James Rice Williams and his children.
Scope and content: Deeds, leases and legal documents of the Owen and Williams families, 1754-1900, relating to properties in Anglesey, Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and London.
ACCESS AND USE
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 are available at the Carmarthenshire Archives Service
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Archival history: The link with the depositor is not known.
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by J. T. Lewis, Laugharne, 1963.
Note: Title supplied from name of depositor
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Schedule of J. T. Lewis Deeds and Documents.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: September 2003