George Sedgemore and Family papers comprising of correspondence; certificates; motor fuel ration book; contribution scheme books and receipts; wage slips and income tax booklets
George Sedgemore and Family, Papers
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Sedgemore family came originally from the West Country of England. George Sedgemore, a coal miner, moved to Treherbert in Glamorgan, before moving once again to Coventry. He then moved back to Treherbert, before finally moving to Cardiff where he ran a newsagents on Conybeare Road.
Whilst undertaking war work in Coventry he appealed against a direction back into coal mining. He also fought for compensation as a victim of Silicosis. Mr Sedgemore's Great Uncle William Jones was also a coal miner and worked underground at Treherbert.
George Sedgemore and Family papers arranged chronologically by record series
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by a private individual, 2002
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Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids
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Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply
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