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M. Broadhead Evans Collection of Anglesey Papers,
- 1678-1913 / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.029 cubic metres (1 box)Some of the papers are damaged
Name of creator
The Broadhead Evans family lived in Anglesey, and Richard Broadhead had his home in Llanddona in the 18th century. Rev. John Elias (1774-1841) married the daughter of Richard Broadhead, Tre'r Gof, Cemmaes in 1799.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Deposited by Miss M. Broadhead Evans, 1938.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
182 deeds and documents, 1678-1913, including deeds relating to properties in Llanbadrig, Llanbedrgoch, Llanfachreth, Llanfechell, Llangaffo and Pentraeth, co. Anglesey, Llandysilio and Wrexham, co. Denbigh, Flint, co. Flint, and Llandwrog co. Caernarvon; papers and correspondence of the Reverend John Elias, Llanfechell, of his brother, Rev David Elias, Pentraeth, and of his son, John Elias, Tre'rgof Isaf, Cemaes; and letters and accounts of William Evans, Tyfry, Pentraeth, who married a grand-daughter of Rev John Elias.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records have been retained..
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged into the following: deeds and documents; correspondence and papers of William Evans of Tyfry, Pentraeth, Anglesey; correspondence and papers of John Elias, Tre'rgof Isaf, Cemmaes, and other members of his family.
Conditions of access and use area
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.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The schedule is available online. A hard copy of the schedule is available at the National Library of Wales.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title supplied from name of collector.
Virtua system control number
Place access points
Name access points
- Evans, M. Broadhead. (Creator)
- Evans, William, of Pentraeth -- Archives. (Subject)
- Elias family, of Anglesey -- Archives. (Subject)
- Elias, John, (Tre'r Gof Isaf, Cemmaes) (Subject)
- Elias, D. (David) of Pentraeth, 1790-1856. (Subject)
- Evans, William, (of Pentraeth) (Subject)
- Broadhead Evans family, (of Anglesey) (Subject)
- Elias, John, 1774-1841 (Subject)
Genre access points
Description control area
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
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, M. Broadhead Evans Collection of Anglesey Papers; NLW Annual Report, 1938.