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Newtown Oddfellows Minutes

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/DX/37

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Title: Newtown Oddfellows Minutes

Short title: Newtown Oddfellows, minutes

Dates of creation: 1843-1922

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (2 items)

Name of creator(s): Newtown Oddfellows

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Newtown Oddfellows was a friendly society based in Newtown, Montgomeryshire. Nicholas Bennett Owen (fl. 1860-1940) of Trefeglwys, Montgomeryshire, and Dr John Vaughan Owen (1859-1940) of Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire, were the sons of John Owen (died c. 1890) of Penegoes, Montgomeryshire, and Mary Bennett (1826-1860) of Glanyrafon, Montgomeryshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Newtown Oddfellows minute book and members list, 1843-1855; pedigree of Nicholas Bennett Owen of Trefeglwys and John Vaughan Owen of Llanidloes, 1922.

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: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County 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, 1989.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Newtown Oddfellows, Owens of Llanidloes Pedigree, catalogue; NLW, Schedules of Vaughan Owen, vols I-III; Owen, C. E. Vaughan, 'Arwystli Notebook', Montgomeryshire Collections, vol. LV (1957).

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

Date(s) of description: May 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Newtown Oddfellows (Friendly society : Newtown, Powys, Wales) | Archives

Powys (Wales) | Genealogy

Personal names

Bennett family, of Glanyrafon

Owen family, of Tal-y-llyn (Gwynedd)

Corporate names

Independent Order of Odd Fellows | Newtown Oddfellows (Newtown, Powys, Wales)

Places

Newtown