Papers of Edwards Family, Bodafon

Scope and Content

Account books mainly relating to farm, personal and household accounts of the Edwards family of Bodafon. Comprises: 

  • Bodafon accounts (1850-1855)
  • Farm workers accounts (1866-1874)
  • Account book of Thomas Edwards, Bodafon (1871-1890)
  • Valuation of farms
  • Description of farm lands, with names of landlords, acreage, quality of crops etc, in the parishes of Llanfechell, Llanrhwydrys, Llanfair-yng-Nghornwy.
  • Valuations, inventories, and letters (1891-1894)
  • Morrusiaid Memorial Fund bank book (1908-1911)

Administrative / Biographical History

The Edwards family of Bodafon, Anglesey, north Wales included Rowland Edwards born 1773, John Edwards born 1776 and Thomas Edwards who was possibly sub agent on Lord Boston's farms in Penrhos, Anglesey, circa 1871-1890.


Material is arranged in chronological order and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users

Acquisition Information

Presented by R.L. Edwards, J.P. on 26 June 1930.


Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, March 2002.

Other Finding Aids

Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 627-635

Conditions Governing Use

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