- 1853-1893 (Creation)
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Name of creator
William Hylton Dyer Longstaffe (1826?-1898) of Gateshead and Darlington was a solicitor and antiquarian, known for his history of Darlington. He was the great-grandson of Elizabeth Gaunt, daughter of the poet John Dyer.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Mr Fabian T. Smith, great grandson of William Hylton Longstaffe; Cottingham; Donation; September 1999; A1999/106.
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Scope and content
A photocopy of a pedigree of the 'Dyer [family] of Kidwelly, Aberglasney' compiled in 1853 by William Hylton Dyer Longstaffe, and privately printed by Mrs C. Jackson (née S. M. Dyer), with additions up to 1893.
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Usual copyright laws apply.
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Existence and location of originals
Original pedigree stated by the donor to be on vellum pasted on a wooden board.
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Preferred citation: NLW Facs 931
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- Dyer family, of Aberglasney and Kidwelly (Subject)