Papers of Rev. Thomas Isfryn Hughes, 1900 - 1943, including notes and sermons, 1900 - 1940; diaries, 1930 - 1938; copies of Y Gwyliedydd Newydd, 1932 - 1937, Yr Eurgrawn, 1929 - 1943, and printed books, 1904 - 1938; miscellaneous, 1938 and [n. d.].
Papurau Parch. Thomas Isfryn Hughes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Rev. Thomas Isfryn Hughes (1865 - 1942) ('Ifor Glyn') was a Wesleyan minister. He was born in Clocaenog, Ruthin, Denbighshire, the son of John Hughes and Elizabeth Davies. He started preaching when he was 19, serving as minister at Abergele (1890), Llanfair Caereinion (1891), Rhyl (1893), Tywyn (1895), Coedpoeth (1896), Tregarth (1899), Mynydd Seion, Liverpool (1902), Blaenau Ffestiniog (1905), Llanrhaeadr ym Mochnant (1908), Liverpool (1911), Porthmadog (1925), and Beaumaris (1928), retiring to Anglesey in 1931. He married Catherine Jenkins, of Aberdyfi, Merionethshire. His main literary an religious achievement was Esboniad ar epistolau Paul at y Philipiaid a Philemon (Bangor, 1916). He was an author of many articles, under his own name and as 'Ifor Glyn'. He wrote poetry, winning the chair at Rhosllanerchrugog eisteddfod, adjudicated by Gwili. He died at Trearddur Bay, 1942.
Arranged into the following: notebooks; sermons; diaries; Y Gwyliedydd Newydd; Yr Eurgrawn; books; and various.
Conditions Governing Access
Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions
Adnau preifat / Private deposit.
Os gwelwch yn dda archebwch y dogfenau gan ddefnyddio y rhif cyfeirnod amgen (lle ddarperidd) / Please order documents using the alternative reference number (where provided)
Other Finding Aids
Mae copiau clawr caled o`r catalogau ar gael yn Archifau Ynys Môn ac yn y Gofrestr Cenedlaethol Archifau. Polisi Archifau Ynys Môn yw catalogio yn iaith y ddogfen./Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives to catalogue in the language of the document.
Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Cyflwr da /Good condition
Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were consulted in the compilation of this description: Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives, Papurau Parch. Thomas Isfryn Hughes; Y Bywgraffiadur Cymreig, 1941-1950 (London, 1970).
Mae'r holl gofnodiadau sy'n cydymffurfio â pholisi casglu Swyddfa Gofnodi Cyngor Sir Ynys Môn wedi eu cadw /All records which meet the collection policy of the Anglesey Archives have been retained.
The papers were kept by Thomas Isfryn Hughes' daughter Phyllis Jones and her husband.
Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected