Papers, 1620-1875, mainly relating to the Pughe family of Bodilan and Llanfrothen and the Jones family of Ynysfor, including bonds, 1620-1733; notes of agreement, 1669-1730; ledger and day book of John Pughe, 1716-1732; letters, 1737-1875; wills, 1763-1806; receipts, 1753-[c. 1862]; bills, 1814-1860; and terriers, 1817-1837.
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- Dates of Creation1620-1875
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
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Administrative / Biographical History
John Pughe (d. 1737) of Bodilan, Llanfihangel-y-pennant, Merionethshire, was the son of William Pughe. He married firstly Anne Wynne (d. 1729) in 1719, and secondly Anne Thomas in 1731. Following his death in 1737, his wife continued to live at Bodilan until c. 1789. Richard Pughe (fl. 1790-1832) was rector of Llanfrothen, Merionethshire. His daughter was married to Evan Jones (fl. 1838-1857) of Ynysfor, Llanfrothen. By 1860, John Jones lived at Ynysfor.
Conditions Governing Access
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Archifdy Meirionnydd Archives, Casgliad Ynysfor/ The Ynysfor Collection, catalogue.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Meirionnydd Archives, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.
The papers passed to Misses S. and M. E. Jones of Llanfrothen.
Accruals are not expected