Papers of William Hughes and Robert Owen Hughes, Tynyffordd, 1881-1957, including diaries, 1911-1937; correspondence, 1884, 1910-1937; financial records, 1907-1957, including bills and receipts, 1912-1937; programmes for meetings of Lleyn and Eifionnydd Calvinistic Methodists, 1912-1933; papers relating to Capel Berea, 1911-; notes on sermons, -, and other religious papers, 1895-1933; genealogical notes on the Hughes family, -; poetry mainly by William Hughes, -; agricultural papers, [c. 1907]-936; miscellaneous personal papers, 1881-; family photographs, 1927-1932.
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- ReferenceGB 219 XM/3607
- Dates of Creation1881-1957 (mainly 1907-1937)
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh English
- Physical Description420 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
William Hughes (1845-1934) of Tynyffordd, Efailnewydd, Llannor, Caernarfonshire, was a farmer who also sold milk and had two threshers for hire. He was an elder of Capel Berea (MC) in Efailnewydd. He died on 3 August 1934. His son was Robert Owen Hughes.
Arranged into the following: diaries; correspondence; financial records; religious; miscellaneous; photographs.
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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Casgliad Tynyffordd/Tynyffordd Collection, catalogue.
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