Williams Family Papers, Tryfan

Scope and Content

The Tryfan estate and the estate of Edward Williams correspondence, 1914-1917; deeds, 1787-1926; financial, 1893-1935; legal cases, 1856-1912; William Edward Williams medical practice day books, 1923-1939; ledgers, 1926-1939;account books, 1926-1940; academic papers, 1914-1930; personal correspondence; 1936-1938; personal financial papers, 1907-1940; miscellaneous, 1907-1953.

Administrative / Biographical History

In 1901, Edward Williams of Tryfan Mawr, Llandwrog, farmer and butcher, bequeathed the estate to his wife, his sons William, John, Edward and Thomas and his daughters, Jane and Elizabeth. His brothers, Thomas Williams and William Williams was appointed executors and trustees. William Edward Williams was a medical student at the Glasgow Royal Infirmary.


Arranged into the following: The Tryfan estate and the estate of Edward Williams correspondence; deeds; financial; legal cases; medical practice; personal correspondence; personal financial papers; miscellaneous.

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Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Catalogue of the Williams Family Papers, Tryfan

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office and the National Library of Wales

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Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Caernarvon Record Office have been retained.