Family papers of F. Wynn Jones, [c. 1845]-, including a Llandrillo gross rent charge, [c. 1845]; miscellaneous poetry and songs, 1848-1909; portraits of the donor's great-grandfather, Evan Evans (1785-1869), and his sister, [1860s]; sermon notes, ; and family letters, 1872-1898.
Papurau F. Wynn Jones
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 220 Z/M/447
- Dates of Creation[c. 1845]-
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh English
- Physical Description(23 items)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Thomas and Margaret Jones, Caepant, Llandderfel, Merionethshire, married in 1853. In 1893, their son, Thomas Francis Jones, of Branas Lodge, Llandrillo, Merionethshire, married Catherine Edwards, daughter of John and Mary Edwards of Brynderw, Llawrbetws, Llandderfel. Their second son was F. Wynn Jones (1898-1970), a statistician, who wrote Godre'r Berwyn (Cardiff, 1952), a portrayal of his childhood home in Edeirnion.
Conditions Governing Access
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection (ZM/447), catalogue; Dictionary of Welsh Biography, 1941-1970 (London, 2001).
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.
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Usual copyright regulations apply
All records have been retained
Accruals are not expected
Jones, F. Wynn, Godre'r Berwyn (Cardiff, 1952)