Pedigree and notes on the Lloyds of Hafodunos etc.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Pedigree of the Lloyd family of Hafodunos, Denbighshire, the Owen family of Coetmor, Dolwyddelan, Caernarfonshire and the Jones family of Trefriw, Caernarfonshire.

Also, typescript notes by David Reynolds on the subject of Plas yn Trofarth in Denbighshire and the Wynne and Lloyd families of Hafodunos.

Administrative / Biographical History

Hafodunos Hall in Denbighshire dates from the early 17th century. It was purchased by a Mr S. Sandbach from the Cloughs of Denbigh in 1831 and rebuilt in 1864-1865. Its gardens contain examples of exotic plants such as those collected by Sir J.D. Hooker.

Plas yn Trofarth, near Llangernyw, Denbighshire was the home of the Wynne family who were descended from Marchydd ap Cynan, one of the founders of the 15 tribes of Gwynedd.

Arrangement

Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Note

Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, April 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 12048, 17671

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Related Material

Estate and family records of the Lloyds of Hafodunos, co. Denbigh can be found amongst the Wigfair Deeds and Documents held at the National Library of Wales.

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