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Deeds relating to Burgedin, Guilsfield

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/DX/14

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Title: Deeds relating to Burgedin, Guilsfield

Short title: Burgedin, Guilsfield, deeds

Dates of creation: 1712-1938 (mainly 1712-1881)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (126 items)

Name of creator(s): Pryce family of Burgedin; Rogers family of Ceunant.


Administrative and biographical history: Edward Pryce (fl. 1729-1761) of Burgedin, Guilsfield, Montgomeryshire, married Anne Henley (fl. 1729-1761) of Welshpool. Their son, Edward (fl. 1761-1788), married Margaret (fl. 1765-1801) and their only child, Mary (fl. 1794-1801), married Joseph Jones of Mathrafal. Edward Rogers (d. 1776) of Ceunant, Burgedin, married Mary Richards (d. 1766) in 1757. Their three children included Edward (b. 1758) who married Sarah Downes of Meifod in 1780. Edward and Sarah had at least eight children, the eldest being another Edward (b. 1781).


Scope and content: Documents of the Pryce and Rogers families and others, 1712-1938, including deeds relating to the township of Burgedin, Guilsfield, and elsewhere in Montgomeryshire, 1712-1881; copies of birth, marriage and burial certificates and other miscellaneous family papers, 1828; Enclosure Act, 1788; will of Anne Clive-Powell of Welshpool, 1938.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to property

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


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Area Office, 1985.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Deeds and other documents relating to Burgedin, p. Guilsfield, formerly in co. Montgomery, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: May 2005



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Personal names

Pryce family, of Burgedin

Rogers family, of Ceunant (Burgedin)

Corporate names