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Traherne-Mansel Franklen Manuscripts,

  • Fonds
  • [16 cent.]-1930

Manuscripts, [16 cent.]-1930, consisting to a large extent of the collections of the Reverend John Montgomery Traherne of Coedriglan, Glamorgan and of members of his family and that of the Mansel Franklen family of St Hilary, Glamorgan. A minor gr...

Traherne, John Montgomery, 1788-1860.

Pedigrees and heraldry

  • NLW MS 596B.
  • File
  • [16 cent.]-[17 cent.]

'Alphabet of Pedegres of diverse kings, dukes, marques, erles, vicounts, barons, knights, squires and gentlemen of Englande, ffraunce, Ireland, Scotland and wales', compiled by A. Lewis, with an index in a later hand. The compiler refers...

Lewis, A., 16th/17th cent.

Llanover Manuscripts

  • GB 0210 MSLLANOV
  • Fonds
  • [16 cent.]-1885

The collection consists of four groups, namely: a collection of manuscripts, [late 16 cent.]-[18 cent.], containing transcripts of Welsh poems and prose items being largely volumes of Glamorgan origin acquired by Edward Williams (Iolo Morganwg) an...


Llawysgrifau Wrecsam

  • Fonds
  • [16 gan.]-1650

Tair llawysgrif, [16 gan.]-1650, o lyfrgell y Parch. R. Peris Williams, Wrecsam, yn cynnwys barddoniaeth, achau, ryseitiau meddygol a thractiau eglwysig. = Three manuscripts, [16 cent.]-1650, from the library of the Rev. R. Peris Williams, Wrexham...

Gwrych Castle Estate Records

  • GB 0210 GWRYCH
  • Fonds
  • 1535-1920

Deeds and documents, 1535-1920, relating to the Gwrych Castle estate of the Lloyd, Bamford and Hesketh families in Denbighshire, Flintshire, Cheshire, Lancashire and Derbyshire; minutes and other papers of the manor of Cheadle Hulme, 1735-1817; ac...

Cochrane family, Earls of Dundonald

Neath Ultra rent roll

  • NLW MS 24078G
  • File
  • 8 November 1540

Rent roll, dated 8 November 1540 (32 Hen. VIII), of the manor of Neath Ultra, Glamorgan, in the court of Francise Sowthewell and William Pooke, commissioners for the king, arranged into free and customary tenants.

Southwell, Francis, -1581

Beunans Ke

  • File
  • [16 cent., second ½]

A volume containing a copy, in a hand of the second half of the sixteenth-century, of a verse play in Middle Cornish, based upon the life of St Kea, a Celtic saint venerated in Cornwall and Brittany (see Albert le Grand (de Morlaix), Les vies des ...

Wigfair Manuscripts

  • Fonds
  • [16 cent., second ½]-[1909x1925]

A collection consisting mainly of the manuscripts, correspondence and other papers, [1550x1925], of the Lloyd family of Hafodunos, Denbighshire and Wigfair, Flintshire, and including a considerable amount of correspondence to and from John Lloyd (...

Lloyd family, of Hafodunos, Denbighshire and Wigfair, Flintshire

Humphrey Lhuyd's History of Wales,

  • NLW MS 23202B
  • File
  • [16 cent., second ½]

A volume, second half of XVI cent., probably in the hand of Thomas Powell (d. 1588), Parc y Drewen, Whittington, co. Salop, containing a much shortened text of Humphrey Lhuyd's English version of Brut y Tywysogion, upon which version David Po...

Powell, Thomas, d. 1588

Brynbella 'Piozziana'

  • GB 0210 BRYANA
  • Fonds
  • 1564-1857

Deeds, 1564-1857, relating to the Bachegraig estate, Flintshire; brief diary entries of Gabriel and Hester Lynch Piozzi, 1797-1812 (NLW MSS 11096-102); correspondence, 1756-1823 (NLW MS 11103D); heraldic and genealogical records, 1813 (NLW Rolls 2...

Piozzi, Hester Lynch, 1741-1821

Castell Gorfod Manuscripts

  • GB 0210 CASFOD
  • Fonds
  • 1567-1920 (accumulated [mid-19 cent.]-1920)

Manuscripts and rare books relating mostly to the counties of Brecknockshire and Carmarthenshire, on subjects such as history, topography and especially genealogy, 1604-1859, including a transcript of the Golden Grove Book of pedigrees and other p...

Joseph, Joseph, 1825?-1890

Garn Estate Records

  • GB 0210 GARN
  • Fonds
  • 1572-1943

The fonds comprises estate records, family papers and public administration papers of the Griffith family of Garn and the families to whom they were related by marriage, such as Hughes of Weeg and Cae'r berllan, Wynne of Voelas and Wynne of G...

Griffith family, of Garn


  • NLW MS 16130D.
  • File
  • 1958

Copi ffotostat, 1958, o lawysgrif yng nghasgliad teulu Cotton, Combermere (ZCR 74/190), yn archifdy swydd Caer, yn cynnwys cywyddau a ysgrifennwyd mewn sawl llaw ar ddiwedd yr unfed ganrif-ar-bymtheg. = A photostat facsimile, 1958, of a manuscript...

T. I. Ellis Collection of Davies family Deeds and Documents

  • GB 0210 TIELIS
  • Fonds
  • 1582-1920 (accumulated [1926]-[1956])

Documents, including wills, letters and other papers, relating to the Davies families of Aberystwyth, Carnachen-wen, and Cwrtmawr, 1818-1885, and the family of Rev. Peter Williams, 1777-1860; deeds of the same families, relating mainly to properti...

Ellis, T. I. (Thomas Iorwerth), 1899-1970

Thomas Jones ('Twm Siôn Cati'): Pedigree roll

  • NLW MS 22338G.
  • File
  • 1583

Pedigree and achievement of James ap Rhydderch of Laugharne, traced from Urien Rheged, with twenty-eight other coats of arms all emblazoned and painted, 'set forth by me Thomas Jones of Tregaron and finished at Fountayne Gate ... 1583'. ...

Jones, Thomas, approximately 1530-approximately 1620

Pedigree of Gawen Goodman of Ruthin

  • NLW MS 24106G.
  • File
  • 1584

Pedigree and achievement, 1584, of Gawen Goodman of Ruthin, compiled by Simwnt Fychan and drawn by Richard Thomlyns of Denbigh, with eighty-eight other coats of arms, nearly all fully painted.The pedigree shows Goodman's descent, through the ...

Thomlyns, Richard


  • NLW MS 11610D.
  • File
  • [1585x1685]

An incomplete folio manuscript containing genealogies, mainly of North Wales families, written towards the end of the sixteenth century, together with extensive additions, revisions, and critical observations in a number of hands (including '...

Papurau'r Athro Griffith John Williams

  • GB 0210 GJWILL
  • fonds
  • [16 gan., hwyr]-1979, gyda bylchau (crynhowyd 1911-1979)

Papurau'r Athro Griffith John Williams (1892-1963), Athro'r Gymraeg, Coleg Prifysgol Cymru, Caerdydd. Yn eu plith ceir ei ohebiaeth, 1911-1962, papurau personol, 1868-1963, cyhoeddiadau a phapurau ymchwil, [1911x1979], ynghyd â chasgliad...

Williams, G. J. (Griffith John)

The Council in the Marches of Wales

  • NLW MS 2377B
  • File
  • [late 16 cent.]

A contemporary copy of Queen Elizabeth's Instructions, 1586, to the Earl of Pembroke, Lord President of the Council in the Marches of Wales [?in the hand of George Owen, the historian of Pembrokeshire].

Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603

MSS. collections relative to Wales, II

  • NLW MS 13215E.
  • File
  • [late 16 cent.]-[late 17 cent.]

A composite manuscript volume lettered on the spine 'MSS. Collections Relative to Wales, II', being a companion volume to, and a continuation of, NLW MS 6209E, which is also a composite manuscript (sections numbered I-XIII) bound in a si...

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