A written invitation / calling for John Jones to serve Nebo Congregational Chapel, 1820 July 27, signed by 10 chapel members. Also, a memorandum that John Williams of Llanfaelrhys, Caernarfonshire advanced a sum of £50 to a John Jones for the purpose of building a chapel in the parish of Rhiw in 1812.
Rev. John Jones (1773-1827) Papers
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- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS JJP
- Dates of Creation1812 October 26-1820 July 27
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh, and English.
- Physical Description2 items
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Administrative / Biographical History
John Jones, 1773-1827, was born in Brynllefrith, Llanarmon, Caernarfonshire. He was, initially, a weaver by profession, but soon turned to preaching. He kept a school for 25 years before accepting his calling from Nebo Chapel in Rhiw, Aberdaron in 1820. He died at the age of 53.
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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, November 2002.
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An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 10158-10159
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