Vincent Papers

Scope and Content

Account and commonplace books belonging to members of the Vincent family. Material comprises: tithe accounts of Rev. James Vincent, dated 1738-1783, recording particulars of tithes received and offerings received at Easter etc; household and general accounts of Mrs Vincent, widow of Rev. Vincent, dated 1784-1787; a commonplace book, dated 1822-1831, of Rev. James Vincent Vincent, containing references to greyhound breeding, coursing and stock raising generally.

Administrative / Biographical History

Reverend James Vincent (1718-83) was rector of Llanfachreth, Anglesey, and Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire. His grandson Reverend James Vincent Vincent (1792-1876) was rector of Llanfairfechan, Caernarfonshire.


Material is arranged in chronological order and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mrs. S.M. Malcolmson, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, May 1968.


Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, February 2002.

Other Finding Aids

Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 18605-18607

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.