File NLW MS 12473C. - The Clough family of Plas Clough,

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NLW MS 12473C.


The Clough family of Plas Clough,


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Genealogical and biographical data relating to the Clough family of Plas Clough, co. Denbigh, and related families, including notes on Richard Clough [Elizabethan merchant, ob. 1570] extracted from Fuller's Worthies, with additional notes on his death, the burial of his heart and hand at Denbigh, and his coat of arms; a 'Pedigree of Clough of Lleweny Green in Com. Denbigh' stated to be 'From Harl[eian] Mss. folio 1971 entitled North Wales Pedigrees collected by Randles Holmes. Page 95 and continued by A. B. Clough', tracing the descent of the senior branch of the Cloughs of Plas Clough from Richard Clough of Denbigh [temp. Henry VIII] to the mid nineteenth century, and their connections with the families of Foulkes of Eriviatt, Lloyd of Havodunos, etc.; a pedigree chart showing the 'Descent of the Cloughs from the Powells of Glanywern [co. Denbigh] and their consequent half blood Relations'; a copy of an inscription on a tombstone in the parish church of Llandyrnog, co. Denbigh, commemorating the burial of Henry Powell of Glanywern aforesaid in 1672, and of his wife Elizabeth in 1691[/2]; and extracts from the parish register of Llandyrnog recording the birth of the seventeen children of the said Henry and Elizabeth Powell.

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English, Latin.

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The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

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For Fuller's Worthies, see Thomas Fuller: The Worthies of England, ed. J. Freeman, 1952, pp. 689- 90.

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Formerly known as Wigfair 73.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 12473C.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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