Lottie May Swansbury of Treorchy, Records

Scope and Content

Lottie May Swansbury records comprising of notes on the life of Lottie May Swansbury; piano examination certificate (copy); bible inscribed on her leaving for London; letters from Mr and Mrs Chambers, Finchley, London, offering employment as a domestic servant, 1929; Photographs of Lottie Swansbury and Phyllis Davies, Wembley, 1927; death certificate.

Administrative / Biographical History

Lottie May Swansbury was born in Abergwynfi in 1908, and in 1912 her family moved to Treorchy. She left school in 1922 and entered domestic service. She worked for a time in London but in 1931 returned home to marry William John Evans, and settled in Treorchy where they had two daughters. She died in 1996.

Arrangement

Lottie May Swansbury records

Access Information

No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Presented by her daughter, 1998, 2012

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids. Revised by M Wilcox for the Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records offered have been accepted and listed

Custodial History

The records remained in the custody of the donor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.

Accruals

Accruals are possible