Owen family, Orielton, Pembs, deeds re properties mainly in Carmarthenshire

Scope and Content

Deeds, leases and legal documents of the Owen and Williams families, 1754-1900, relating to properties in Anglesey, Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and London.

Administrative / Biographical History

Following the death of Sir Arthur Owen of Orielton, Pembrokeshire, in 1735, his lands in Anglesey, Carmarthenshire, and Pembrokeshire, were divided between his sons. The Rev. Arthur Owen, grandson of Sir Arthur, leased property in the Borough of Carmarthen to James Rice Williams of London and Joshua Jenour of Essex in 1801. From 1825, the Carmarthenshire properties were held by James Rice Williams and his children.


Arranged chronologically

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by J. T. Lewis, Laugharne, 1963.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Schedule of J. T. Lewis Deeds and Documents.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue are available at the Carmarthenshire Archives Service

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.

Custodial History

The link with the depositor is not known.


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