Ledger, 1895-1915; day book, 1904-1929; tailor's measure books, 1903-1934; clothing club contribution books, 1907-1935; Tumble Agricultural Society minute book, 1904-1905; ledger of J. Jones, 1879-1900; and printed matter, 1904-1938.
Edwin Jones of Tumble, Tailor, Records
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Edwin Jones (1874-1950) was a tailor, born in Llandyfaelog, Carmarthenshire. He set up a business in Tumble, Carmarthenshire, in the mid 1890s. He was an honorary secretary of the Tumble Agricultural Society. His son, Lloyd (died 1985), took over the business until his retirement in the mid 1960s. Edwin Jones' grandfather, J. Jones, had been a shoemaker in Llandyfaelog.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by Mr John J. Davies, (grandson of Edwin Jones), Hendy, Pontarddulais, via the Carmarthen Museum, 1986.
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records.
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply
All records have been retained
Accruals are not expected