Penderry Estate

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Abstracts of deeds relating to the Penderry Estate, late of Thomas Morgan 1641-1765; abstract of lease/release: Sarah Morgan to Thomas Price, to lands called Bryn clych Vach in Llandeilo Talybont, part of the Penderry Estate of Thomas Morgan 1743; abstract of title of Thomas Morgan to property at Lower Sketty, 1784-1787; deeds relating to property in Swansea; law-papers, legal correspondence briefs, opinions etc: relating to the Penderry inheritance c1800-1816; solicitor's bills and receipts for travelling expenses 1800-1816; notes on Morgan pedigree regarding the Penderry inheritance 1800-1816; parish register extracts regarding the Morgan family 1800-1816; law-papers, opinions and legal correspondence relating to the affairs of John Harry Hammond Spencer, one of the persons involved in the litigation over the Penderry inheritance c1750-1830; receipts (with attached letter) for poor and church rates, and for income, house and window taxes paid by Mrs. Ann Miles of Swansea, one of the persons involved in the litigation over the Penderry inheritance 1797-1800.

Administrative / Biographical History

This archive relates to the Penderry Estate of the Morgan family and litigation over the estate in the early nineteenth century. The records came from the firm of John James of Swansea, solicitor.

Conditions Governing Access

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Conditions Governing Use

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Custodial History

This collection forms part of the Royal Institution of South Wales Collection and was transferred from the Archives at University of Wales Swansea to West Glamorgan Archive Service in April 2004.

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