Casgliad Mrs Ellen Williams

Scope and Content

Papers of Ellen Williams, 1905-1977, including copies of Arvon Deanery Magazine/Cylchgrawn Deoniaeth Arfon, 1957-1977; programmes and other items relating to Bangor Cathedral, St Mary's Church Bangor, Eglwys y Groes, Maesgeirchen, and other religious bodies, 1916-1977; programmes and other ephemera relating to schools and colleges in the Bangor area, 1914-1968, to the Eisteddfod, 1943-1971, Bangor Festival Queen and other events in Bangor, 1909, 1951-1973; ration books, 1953-1954; newspaper cuttings of news stories relating to Bangor and to the Royal Family, 1937-1977; historical notes, genealogical papers and family trees relating mainly to Caernarfonshire and Anglesey, [20th century]; Sunday School certificates of Ellen Owen, 1907-1910; family and other photographs, 1905-1939; Second World War gas mask, [1939x1945].

Administrative / Biographical History

Mrs Ellen Williams (née Owen, fl. 1907-1977) lived at 21 William Street, Bangor, Caernarfonshire. She married Richard Williams and they had a daughter, Mair.


Arranged into the following: certificates; religion; temperance; education; Urdd; eisteddfodau; events in Bangor; Bangor Festival Queen; Second World War; newspaper cuttings; historical notes and genealogical papers; family trees; the Royal Family; miscellaneous; curios; photographs.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

No information found


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Casgliad Mrs Ellen Williams, rhestr (Collection of Mrs Elen Williams, catalogue).

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Caernarfon Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


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