Bayly Family Deeds and Documents

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Deeds, documents and accounts relating to the estates of Sir Edward Bayly, Sir Nicholas Bayly and Rev. Edward Bayly in Anglesey and Halkyn, Flintshire.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Edward Bayly was the only son and heir of Nicholas Bayly, Governor of Galway and the Isle of Arran in Ireland. He was created a Baronet of the Kingdom of Ireland in 1730 and died in 1741.

Sir Edward Bayly was succeeded by his son, Sir Nicholas Bayly and another son of his, Edward, became Archdeacon of Dublin.

For further biographical details consult Plas Newydd Manuscripts. A collection level description is available on the Archives Hub

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Papers presented by the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland in November 1974.

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 numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 26262-26283

Conditions Governing Use

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

Related Material

Further material relating to the Bayly family is held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor, at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland and at the Staffordshire Record Office.

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