Fonds GB 0210 WALTER - Walter family of Roch and Rosemarket Deeds,

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Walter family of Roch and Rosemarket Deeds,


  • 1699-1784 / (Creation)

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10 items.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

The Roch and Rosemarket estates, Pembrokeshire, were bequeathed by Henry and Bridgett Walter to their eldest son, Sir Richard Walter, Sheriff of Pembrokeshire, in 1727. By 1733, his son, Joseph Walter, had inherited the estates. He married Elizabeth Barlow, and after his death, [c. 1746], she married Alexander Eliot of Eareweare, Pembrokeshire.

Archival history

The deeds eventually came into the possession of Messrs Jackson & Awdry, Solicitors, Devizes, Wiltshire.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Deposited by Messrs. Jackson & Awdry, Solicitors, Devizes, Wiltshire per Wiltshire County Archivist, Trowbridge, 1955.

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Scope and content

Deeds, 1699-1784, relating to the property of Henry Walter of Rosemarket and his descendants, in Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

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


Accruals are not expected.

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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.

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Usual copyright regulations apply.

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English, Latin.

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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue, under the title 'Deeds deposited by Messrs Jackson and Awdry, Solicitors', is available at the National Library of Wales.

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Title supplied from content of fonds. Formerly titled 'Deeds deposited by Messrs Jackson and Awdry, Solicitors', from name of depositor.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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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 Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: NLW, Schedule of Deeds deposited by Messrs Jackson and Awdry, Solicitors; Jones, Francis, Historic Houses of Pembrokeshire and their Families (Newport, Pembrokeshire, 1996);

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  • Text: Walter family of Roch and Rosemarket Deeds.