Papurau Parch. Thomas Isfryn Hughes

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

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.].

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.

Arrangement

Arranged into the following: notebooks; sermons; diaries; Y Gwyliedydd Newydd; Yr Eurgrawn; books; and various.

Conditions Governing Access

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Adnau preifat / Private deposit.

Note

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

Archivist's Note

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).

Appraisal Information

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.

Custodial History

The papers were kept by Thomas Isfryn Hughes' daughter Phyllis Jones and her husband.

Accruals

Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected