Family papers, 1633-1943, including wills, marriage settlements and correspondence; and estate papers, 1809-1949, including accounts and some deeds.
The Anwyl Papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 220 Z/DO
- Dates of Creation1633-1950
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Welsh
- Physical Description0.06 cubic metres (5 boxes)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Anwyl family have resided at Llugwy in the parish of Pennal, Merionethshire, from the time when Maurice Anwyl married Joan, heiress of the estate (post nuptial settlements dated 19 April, 1682). The family were previously resident at Park in the parish of Llanfrothen, Merionethshire. The estate descended in the male line.
Conditions Governing Access
Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Nicholas, Thomas, Annals and Antiquities of the Counties and County families of Wales (London, 2 vols, 1872), vol. II; Burke's A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry (London, 1925).
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives, National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records deposited at the Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.
Catalogue mark was formerly A/P.
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