Estate of John Wynne Paynter, Bryntirion, Amlwch

Scope and Content

Deeds and Documents re the estate of John Wynne Paynter, Bryntirion, Amlwch.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Paynter family were a prominent family in Amlwch during the 19th century with wide ranging business interests as well as being corn merchants they has connections with the legal profession, insurance, shipbuilding and the timber trade.

John Paynter, was a corn and timber merchant. He died in 1843 and left his house Maesllwyn to his nephew, John Wynne Paynter who also became a prominent merchant and magistrate. John Wynne, Paynter, senior died in 1882. His son, John Wynne, Paynter junior was a solicitor in Amlwch.


Arrangement based on order given in documents WDBC/1/3 and WDBC/1/4

Conditions Governing Access

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Adnau preifat / Private deposit


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

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 Akhil Patel for Anglesey Archives.

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 collection was held in the custody of the depositor


Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected