Fonds GB 0210 ANNANS - Brock Jones Family Estate Records,

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Brock Jones Family Estate Records,


  • 1774-1875 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

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Name of creator

Biographical history

The estate of the Brock family in Carmarthenshire, which belonged to William Jones, was inherited by his grandson, Benjamin Brock, the second son of Benjamin Brock [the elder], of Brecon and Eliza Jones, his wife, on condition that he took the additional surname of Jones. The estate passed to his son, George Brock Jones, who was for some time employed at the British Consulate in Chicago.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Deposited by Miss Anne E. Bennett Evans, Llangurig.

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Scope and content

Deeds and documents relating to the estate of the Brock family in Carmarthenshire, 1843-75, and others, 1774-1900; and other deeds and documents, 1774-1900.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records deposited at the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright regulations apply.

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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available under its former title, Bennett Evans Deeds and Documents, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed on-line under its current title.

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Related units of description

Further material relating to the Brock Jones family is in NLW, Griffith E. Owen Carmarthenshire Records (uncatalogued).

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Title supplied from contents of fonds. Formerly entitled Bennett Evans Deeds and Documents.

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Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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Dates of creation revision deletion

February 2003.


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW Project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW Schedule of Bennett Evans Deeds and Documents;

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  • Text: Brock Jones Family Estate Records.