Panton, Priestley and Garreglwyd Papers

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the property and trusts of William Barton Panton under his marriage settlement and his will, 1766-1892.

Papers relating to the settlement of the estate of Samuel Panton Wynn Priestley, 1892-1905.

Tenancy agreements relating to Garreglwyd, Holyhead, 1891-1894.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Barton Panton of Garreglwyd, Holyhead was the fourth son of Jones Panton, second son of Paul Panton of Plas Gwyn, Pentraeth, Anglesey. He married Ann, daughter of Henry Rumsey Williams, attorney, of Caernarfon.

Samuel Panton Wynn Priestley who died 11 November 1897 was the son of John Owen Jones Priestley of Plas Hen, Chwilog, Caernarfonshire and grandson of the William Barton Panton aforementioned.

Garreglwyd is a mansion house situated in the parish of Holyhead.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, December 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 24810-24819

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Related Material

The Plas Gwyn Papers are also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor.