Griffiths Family Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises: 

  • Indenture of apprenticeship of Thomas Griffiths to David Williams, November 1814
  • Letter from Mary Griffiths to her husband in Liverpool, 9 September 1832
  • Letter from David Griffiths in Havana, Cuba to his father in Liverpool, 7 May 1837

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Griffiths of St Mary's, Ceredigion, was apprenticed as a ship's carpenter to David Williams of Netpool in 1814. His wife Mary and their children lived at Ceredigion. Their son David was also a sailor who travelled around the United States and the West Indies.

Arrangement

Material is arranged in chronological order and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users

Note

Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, July 2002.

Other Finding Aids

Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 14141-14143

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.