Bwlchtocyn Chapel Baptist Register

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Baptist register, 1813-1839, containing the names of children baptised together with the names of the parents and officiating ministers.

Administrative / Biographical History

The congregational cause in Bwlchtocyn, Caernarfonshire was established in 1790 and the first chapel was built in 1796. Robert Owen, a native of Llanllyfni was called to minister the chapel in 1820 and he was then followed by Joseph Morris of Porthmadog in 1836. Both of their names appear under the entries in the Baptist register.

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Note

Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, October 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 13541

Conditions Governing Use

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