John Williams, Brynsiencyn Diaries

Scope and Content

Diaries of John Williams dated 1874, 1877, 1883-4, 1892-1901, with sparse entries of preaching appointments. One item is believed to have belonged to his father, also called John Williams.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Williams, 1854-1921, was a Calvinistic Methodist minister from Anglesey. In 1878 he was made a minister at Brynsiencyn where he became a very popular preacher. In 1895 he moved to Liverpool, to Prince's Road. On his retirement in 1906 he returned to Anglesey.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, January 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 307-312

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