Documents, 1734-1869, relating mainly to the political affairs of George Rice Trevor; and papers, 1844, including letters; accounts; reports; and receipts, connected with the Rebecca Riots.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
George Rice Trevor (1795-1869), 4th Baron Dynevor, the son of George Talbot Rice, inherited the estates of the Trevor family at Glynde, Sussex. He was Tory Member of Parliament for Carmarthenshire, 1820-1831 and 1832-1852, during the upheaval of the Rebecca Riots, 1839-1844.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by Mrs Trevor-Wingfield, 1963.
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Small Collections, L-Z; Jones, Major Francis, Historic Houses of Carmarthenshire and Their Families (Newport, 1997); Burke's Landed Gentry (London, 17th ed. 1952); Dictionary of Welsh Biography down to 1940 (London, 1959).
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply
All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.
The papers eventually passed to Mrs Trevor-Wingfield (alive 1963).
Accruals are not expected