Hobbs Family Papers

Scope and Content

Hobsb family papers, 1868-1960: correspondence, 1868-1940; other documents, including death certificates, 1881-1960; and photographs [20th century].

Administrative / Biographical History

John and Caroline Hobbs were based in Pembrokeshire when Caroline was schoolmistress at Crunwear, Pembrokeshire in the late 19th century. Their children were Nancy Everett Evershed, who married Phillip Ellis, Minnie, who married Charles Aubrey Simpson, and Walter Luigi, who married Audrey Gladys Glennie; he served in the army during World War I.


Arranged correspondence, other documents, photographs, and medals.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Miss A. J. Hobbs of Bridge Lea, Thurlby, Alford, Lincolnshire, in April 1987


Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Catalogue of Hobbs Family papers.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at the Pembrokeshire Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names