Sub-fonds [Family Deeds] - Penrice and Mansel Family Deeds

Grant by William de Brewosa, son and heir of Sir William de Brewosa, and Lord of Landimor, to Sir... Counterpart to 316, Grant in tail by William de La Lake, Rector of the Church of Oxynewyche… Grant by Rees Maunceill’, gentleman, to John Bassett and Nicholas Williams, of co. Glam. and Morg...

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[Family Deeds]


Penrice and Mansel Family Deeds


  • [1279]x[1689]; 1909 (Creation)

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26 small boxes (81 bespoke boxes), 0.234 cubic metres.

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Deeds, [1279]x[1689], the majority consisting of land grants to and from the Penrice and Mansel families respectively, relating to lands in the county of Glamorgan.

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Arranged into two series: Penrice Family Deeds and Mansel Family Deeds.

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  • English
  • French
  • Latin

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Mainly Latin, with some French and English.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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