J. C. Williams and Roberts Collection

Scope and Content

Records and collected documents, 1726-1978, including records of J. C. Williams and Roberts, Solicitors, Carmarthen, 1923-1978, including financial records, 1923-1971; Coroner's records, 1948-1978; deeds, 1783-1880, relating to the Noyadd estate; deeds relating to the Llwyngwydd estate, Llangan, 1891-1931; deeds relating to property in Union Street, Carmarthen, 1838-1919; and deeds, 1726-1950, relating to lands in the parishes of Cilymaenllwyd, Kidwelly, Llanboidy, Llanfallteg, Llanfihangel Abercywyn, Llangynin, St Ishmaels, and Whitland, Carmarthenshire.

Administrative / Biographical History

J. C. Williams and Roberts, Solicitors, of Carmarthen, were established after 1923 and active into the 1990s, and collected deeds and documents relating to many properties in Carmarthenshire, including the Noyadd estate, Tre-lech a'r Betws, the Llwyngwydd estate, Llangan, and 1 Union Street Carmarthen.


Arranged into five groups: Group One, Noyadd estate; Group Two, Llwynygwdd estate; Group Three, land in Carmarthenshire; Group Four, 1 Union Street, Carmarthen; and Group Five consists of records of J. C. Williams and Roberts, Solicitors.

Conditions Governing Access

Records of J. C. Williams and Roberts are closed until 2092.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by J. C. Williams and Roberts, Solicitors, Carmarthen, between 1961 and 1992.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Solicitors Records; Richards, Melville, Welsh Administrative and Territorial Units (Cardiff 1969).

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.


Accruals are possible