Scope and Content

Deeds relating to the parishes of Halghton, Hanmer, Northop, Overton, and Penley, in Flintshire, 1732-1932, Ellesmere, in Shropshire, 1761-1901, and Merionethshire, 1848; and marriage settlements and wills of the Dymock family, 1804-1859.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Dymock family lived at Penley Hall, Penley, Flintshire, and in Ellesmere, Shropshire.


Arranged into the following series: Flintshire deeds; Merionethshire deeds; and Shropshire deeds.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the Senior Official Receiver, Bankruptcy Buildings, Carey Street, London WC2, per British Records Association, 1967; and by Messrs Baileys, Shaw and Gillett, 5 Berners Street, London W1 (BRA 1302), 1967.


Please order documents using the alternative reference number (where provided).

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Flintshire Record Office.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained

Custodial History

The papers eventually came into the possession of the Senior Official Receiver and Messrs Baileys, Shaw and Gillett, solicitors, London.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names