Comprises pedigree roll of the genealogy of David Salusbury of Llanrhaeadr near Denbigh, c. 1570, and photocopy of Welsh pedigrees, compiled by Wiliam Cynwal.
Wiliam Cynwal Papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS WCY
- Dates of Creationc. 1570
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description4 items Pedigree roll measures approximately 7.5 metres in length
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Wiliam Cynwal (d. 1587 or 1588), poet, of Ysbyty Ifan, Denbighshire in north Wales. Much of his poetry, written mainly in strict metre, comprised eulogies, elegies and poems of love, religion and satire. He also produced works on heraldry and Welsh genealogy.
Material is arranged in chronological order and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .
Conditions Governing Access
Open to all users
Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, July 2002.
Other Finding Aids
Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 119, 26508-26510
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.
Original of Welsh pedigrees compiled by Wiliam Cynwal held at the National Library of Wales.