Collins family

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Family papers and deeds c1694-1812 including Glamorgan title deeds, Carmarthenshire title deeds, miscellaneous legal documents and bonds, church and episcopal documents regarding ecclesiastical livings held by Revd. John Collins, miscellaneous bills, receipts etc., note-books containing accounts, house-keeping expenses, sermon notes, inventories: also children's exercise book, etc., miscellaneous family papers and correspondence.

Pocket diary-account books of Revd. John Collins 1781-1811 and letters 1694-1812.

Administrative / Biographical History

This archive consists of title deeds and related legal documents of properties belonging to the Collins family together with personal papers and letters of the Reverend John Collins (?1739-1814), rector of Oxwich, Gower.

Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to repository.

Conditions Governing Use

Please refer to repository.

Custodial History

This collection forms part of the Royal Institution of South Wales Collection and was transferred from the Archives at University of Wales Swansea to West Glamorgan Archive Service in April 2004.

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