Papers of the Jones family, 1728-1946, comprising letters, 1863-1946; marriage settlements, wills and related documents and deeds relating to Edern, Llanaelhaearn, Llandwrog and Llanystumdwy, Caernarfonshire, 1728-; financial records relating to one John Roberts, Brynygaidon, 1808-1810, to Tynycoed and Aberkin farms and to Clynnog Grammar School, 1872-1946; diaries of William Jones with miscellaneous insertions, 1869-1917; school reports and other items relating to Cissie Jones, 1897-1903; miscellaneous family papers, 1845-1937.
Tynycoed, Bodaden and Aberkin Papers
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- ReferenceGB 219 XM/1105
- Dates of Creation1728-1946
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Welsh
- Physical DescriptionTo be supplied
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Jones family farmed successively at Tynycoed, Clynnog, at Bodaden, Llanwnda, and at Aberkin, Llanystumdwy, all in Caernarfonshire. William Jones (d. c. 1921) farmed Tynycoed until 1899 before moving to Bodaden. William was treasurer of Clynnog Grammar School. In about 1920 the family moved again to Aberkin and following William's death the farm was taken over by [his son?] John Howard Jones (fl. 1920-1946).
Arranged into the following: correspondence; deeds, wills, etc.; accounts; diaries; miscellaneous;
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XM/1105/3/11-12 are not to be consulted without the express permission of the donor.
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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Tynycoed, Bodaden and Aberkin Papers, catalogue.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Caernarfon Record Office and the National Library of Wales.
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