Henblas (Llanwnnog) Papers,

Scope and Content

Papers of the Jones family of Henblas, in the parish of Llanwnnog, Montgomeryshire, including deeds, 1611-1827, copy and draft wills and miscellaneous documents and letters, 1862-1933, veterinary recipes, 1809-20 cent., log book of the Llanwnnog National School, 1863-1876, and memoranda book kept by John Jones relating to his office as petty constable of the township of Pencoed in the parish of Llanwyddelan, 1809-1821.


The 1987 donation is arranged into three groups: manuscript volumes (nos 1-8); deeds (9-14); and miscellaneous documents and correspondence (15-71). The 1989 and 1993 donations have been added to the end of the 1987 collection (nos 72-73 and 74-76).

Access Information

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Acquisition Information

Donated to NLW by Mrs Kathleen Edfryn Jones of Caersws in January 1987 and November 1989, and by Mrs H. Noel Jerman of Kerry in June 1993.


Title supplied from contents of fonds

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogues, in NLW Minor Lists and Summaries 1987, pp. 50-51, 1990, p. 39, and 1994, p. 28, are available at NLW and HMC.

Archivist's Note

September 2001.

Compiled by Stephen Benham.

The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Catalogues of Henblas (Llanwnnog) Papers in NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1987, 1990, 1994;

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright laws apply

Appraisal Information

Action: All records deposited at NLW have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Sales catalogues, 1877-1917, are NLW, Map Collections, Sale Catalogues, Mont., 276.

Additional Information


Personal Names