File NLW MS 12366D. - Mayors, sheriffs, etc. of Carmarthen and Carmarthenshire,

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NLW MS 12366D.


Mayors, sheriffs, etc. of Carmarthen and Carmarthenshire,


  • [1885x1915] / (Creation)

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Bound in half vellum; with gilt tooling and red edges.

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A volume lettered on the upper cover 'The Mayors, Sheriffs, &c. of the Borough, and the High Sheriffs of the County of Caermarthen'. It contains the names, and facsimiles of the autographs of, the mayors of the county borough of Carmarthen [see also N.L.W. MS. 12377D] and of the Kings and Queens of England, temp. Henry IV-1911, with biographical notes; a transcript of a statement of the pedigree of William Herbert, 1st earl of Pembroke, compiled in 1460 by Ievan ap Rytherch ap Ievan Lloyd, esq., Howell ap David ap Ievan ap Rys, gent., and Howell Surdwall, Ievan Deulwyn, and Ievan Brechva, bards, by commission of King Edward IV; the names of the high sheriffs of the county of Caermarthen, 1537-1901; and the names of the bailiffs, afterwards called sheriffs, of the county of the borough of Caermarthen, 1400-1905. The entries after 1901 are in another hand.

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For the names of Carmarthen mayors see also NLW MS 12377D.

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Formerly known as Alcwyn C. Evans 11.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 12366D.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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