Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Williams Family of Llandeilo papers

Reference code(s): GB 0211 CDX/676

Held at:

Title: Williams Family of Llandeilo papers

Short title: Williams Family of Llandeilo papers

Dates of creation: 1805-1967

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 22 items

Name of creator(s):

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Richard P. Williams (fl. 1805-1837), of Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, son of Thomas and Mary Williams, of Glancennen, Llandybie, Carmarthenshire, was a naval surgeon, who served on ships including the H.M.S. Acasta, 1807-1809, and the H.M.S. Achille, 1810-1813. His brother, J. G. Williams, served on H.M.S. Ariel in 1809 and H.M.S. Duncan in 1815.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Documents, 1805-1967, relating mainly to the Williams family of Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, including letters to Richard P. Williams, 1807-1813; letters to Dr J. G. Williams, 1814-1823; and newspaper cuttings, 1923-1967.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: documents; letters; genealogical notes; photograph; and printed material.

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 deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mrs R. P. Rees, 1967.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from name of depositor

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Small Collections, L-Z.

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

Date(s) of description: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Ship physicians | Wales | Llandeilo

Williams family, | of Llandeilo | Archives

Personal names

Williams, J. G., ship's surgeon

Williams, Richard P., naval surgeon

Corporate names

Places

Carmarthenshire