W. Jones, E. Talog Davies and Aneurin O. Evans, Solicitors, Ruthin, Papers

Scope and Content

W. Jones, E. Talog Davies and Aneurin O. Evans, solicitors, were based in Ruthin, Denbighshire in the 1980s. The firm collected a number of estate papers, mainly relating to land in Denbighshire and Flintshire, including those of the Bathafarn Estate, Llanbedr, Denbighshire, the Colomendy Estate, in the parishes of Mold, Flintshire and Llanferres, Denbighshire, the Lyganywern estate in Halkyn, Flintshire, the Greenfield Estate, in the parishes of Llanrhydd and Llanbedr, Denbighshire, and the Plas yn Rhâl estate in Llanbedr, Denbighshire.

Scope and content: Papers collected by W. Jones, E. Talog Davies and Aneurin O. Evans, solicitors, 1662-1956, including deeds and estate papers of the Bathafarn Estate, 1799-1894; Colomendy and Lyganywern Estates, 1845-1931; Greenfield Estate, 1803-1915; Plas yn Rhâl Estate, 1815-1860; accounts and correspondence of J. K. Williamson's estate, Derwen Hall, Denbighshire, 1907-1929; client records, 1662-1947, consisting mainly of deeds and documents, relating to Denbighshire, 1720-1959; Flintshire, 1766-1894; Merionethshire, 1851-1939; other counties, 1662-1947; miscellaneous, 1825-[c. 1930]; and probates, letters of administration and related papers, 1797-1956.


Arranged into: Bathafarn estate, Colomendy estate, Greenfield estate, Plas yn Rhâl estate, J. K. Williamson's estate, miscellaneous clients; probates, letters of administration, and related papers; and miscellaneous Denbighshire deeds and papers, Flintshire papers and probates, and probates of other counties.

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