Cymdeithas Hanes Teuluoedd Clwyd
Clwyd Family History Society
Clwyd FHS

Hel Achau

A list of articles appearing in Hel Achau: Nos. 31 - 40

This is not a comprehensive index as such, rather it is more a list of articles which have been in the journal.

Title Description Author No. Page
Hughes - Glynceiriog Response to article in Issue 22. From Edward Hughes. Mid 1700s to mid 1800s Angela M Downs 31 4
The Third Fleet Convicts. Late 1700s To Australia. Details of ships and convicts from Cheshire, Denbighshire & Flintshire Anne Pearman 31 11
Chunk of Wales is quietly annexed by the English Western Mail article 31/3/1990 - 31 16
Experiences of an Enumerator As title Sybil & Tom Hodges 31 17
William Davis, schoolmaster and author Ruthin area mostly 1700/1800 Katherine R Daniels (nee Davis) 31 19
They Committed Matrimony Significant dates in service married bliss. Detailed notes of the talk given to Clwyd FHS Col. Noel St. J. Williams 31 24
Lost and Found : One large Family David Griffith 1800-1894 was an Archdruid Clwydfardd. Abergele. Includes his will David Griffith 31 28
Teulu Bryntangor 1911. Hugh & Mary Hughes. Includes photographs and family tree from early 1800s[Bilingual]. Hafina Clwyd 32 3
The Photo Album An exercise in investigative family history Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 32 7
I’m a Proffit ... or a Prophet? Looking back to 1300/1400 for the surname A E Proffit 32 13
Thomas Proffit of Gronant 1714-1768 A E Proffit 32 21
Pauper Apprentices at Holywell As title. 1790 32 24
A Welsh Tea Party Many details about the Bowen family of Cefn Mawr, starting with John, born 1804 Betty Wolff-Vorbeck & Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 33 3
Did your ancestor live in Chester Diocese 1545-1858? Details of extensive indexes about Wills proved in Chester, includes names of Welsh wills Stewart Blackwell 33 6
Where have all the Joneses (and the Parrys) gone? A search in Flintshire. Mid 1800s and a family tree Brian Jones 33 9
Catholic burials at Holywell in the early 19th century As title - with a list of names Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 33 12
‘Fy anwul chwaeir' (sic) – a family letter As title – written by John Jones, age 13, in 1828 living at Henllan Lillian Lumley 33 14
Sarah’s Brooch A mourning brooch. Involved the Day family 1800s Rosemary Timms 33 16
Patagonia – Y Wladfa Gymreig A fragment of history that appeared in 1875 and a record of BMD in the first 10 years of the colony Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 33 19
Cofio Cantorion – The Welsh Imperial singers As title - 1927 Alun Trevor 33 21
Female Will-Power The Will of Elizabeth Higgins, spinster of Llanerchrugog, Ruabon, 1805 and the names of 107 beneficiaries Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 33 22
An illegitimate sub-culture. Further evidence Mid 1800s. Edwards family. Ruthin Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 33 23
To Ruthin Gaol - by Horse and Cart List of prisoners 1824 held at Ruthin Mrs D Elwern Jones 33 25
Who was Owen Rhoscomyl? Was he Robert Scourfield Mills of Tremeirchion or from Southport? His later adopted name was Arthur Owen Vaughan David Littler Jones 34 3
Ble’r oedd Gwilym Hiraethog? Appraisal of 1881 census Edeirnion area [In Welsh] Hafina Clwyd 34 5
The murderer who put Clwyd on the map Late 1800s. Samuel Herbert Dougal and the Moat farm mystery Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 34 6
The discovery of Aunt Ann Tracing Martha Ann Pickin. 1800s Sylvia Kendrick 34 9
The Powell family of East Clwyd As title Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 34 13
Dirgelwch fy Hen–Hen-Nain Gwen Davies, Cerrig y Drudion. Mid 1800s.  [In Welsh] Geneirys Jones 34 14
A Quaker Resurrection Two gravestones from Plas Eva Trefor and information about Quakers in 1700s Louis Longford & Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 34 15
A Driver's Tale Margaret Edwards, born 1898. Her own story of being an Army driver in WW1 Margaret Edwards & Edna Hirst 35 11
Was your ancestor an Ale-Draper or Innhoulder? Detailed report includes a list from 1823 of Wrexham Inns and Innkeepers plus a Pigot's Directory 1822 of Wrexham taverns Stewart Blackwell 35 24
The Tilston family of Llay Smithy As title. Part one 1661-1704 Jeremy Tilston 36 2
The Nuttall family Flintshire 1700/1900. Includes family tree and references in the CRO Bryn Ellis 36 8
Family planning in the 18th century Account centres around William Jones, Farrier in Brynglas Arthur H Jones 36 14
Patronymic Paranoia As title. A lengthy explanation Dafydd Hayes 36 22
Bodfari Parish Registers A Diamond of the Diocese. A brief description of Volume 1 - 1571-1791 Edna Cocking 37 2
Cover story Overton Parish Church and its history from the 12th century Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 37 4
Hands across the ocean via a little Welsh Bible Richard Hughes emigrated to USA with family about 1891. His ancestors names were Cadwalader and Hughes, Parc, Clocaenog D Elwern Jones 37 8
Was one of your ancestors in the Chester Union Workhouse in 1881? A list of over twenty with ages and home locations - 37 12
The Tilston family of Llay Smithy Part two 1704-1842. Family tree & Tithe map Jeremy Tilston 37 13
Wynne family of Llangollen As title. From early 1800. Norman Home 37 20
The Redfern family of Halkyn From 1730 onwards. Copy of George Redferns Will, 1756 and a goods inventory Bryn Ellis 37 25
The Coffee Evening Bible William Roberts, shoemaker, Cerrig y Drudion 1841with census details from research Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 38 4
Dear Editors Follow up to Nuttall family in Halkyn in 1800s Bryn Ellis 38 8
More Welsh Wills proved in the Archdeaconry of Chester 1821-1825. About 100 entries in alphabetical order. 1831-1833 another 50. 1834 – 1837 another 80 Stewart Blackwell 38 10
Did they elope - or go home to Mum? John Griffiths married Jane Owen 1810 in Llanrwst Margery Griffiths 38 14
Ancestor hunting, the Welsh variation Tracing the Blything family from Hanmer in the mid 1800s Ruth Owens 38 19
Letters from the Rigbys of Hawarden As title. Written 1839 Rosemary Timms 38 27
Victoria School Wrexham - War Memorial WW1 The 'old boys' who gave their lives- about 100 names from many regiments - 39 3
The Tilston family of Llay Smithy Part 3 – 1840-1991 Jeremy Tilston 39 8
Cyfrif Pobl Clwyd
[Counting Clwyd People]
1. Llangwm about 1880 [In Welsh] Hafina Clwyd 39 11
Cover story Parish Church Llanrhaidr ym Mochnant Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 39 17
Welsh Valour A record of Welsh born emigrants awarded the Congressional Medal of Honour in actions between 1862 and 1874. Nine in total. - 39 20
The Eight-Year-Old “Twoyearold” Question Details of the unusual surname in the Holt and Isycoed area in the 1700s Eileen Lee 39 26
Gin, Horses and Such 1784. George Wainwright, Blacksmith Pentrobin, Hawarden Edna Cocking 40 3
Cover story Old Parish Church in Flint Bill Wynn-Woodhouse 40 8
War Memorial Inconsistencies Concerning names of military who died in WW1 inscribed on more than one memorial Fred Roberts 40 9
Capel y Llwyn, Dyffryn Ceiriog As title, includes a register of 50 names Robert Owen Jones 40 16
Family Bible shows the way and Mongolian ancestors About Emily White nee Morris born about 1847 in East Indies W H Parsonage 40 22
John Nuttall (Ioan Callestr) Born 1822, Ysceifiog Alun Trevor 40 23
Cyfrif Pobl Clwyd
[Counting Clwyd People]
2. Gwyddelwern in the 1881 Census [In Welsh] Hafina Clwyd 40 26
It is not what I expected! The Morris family mid 1800s and the census inaccuracies Edgar Morris 40 29
Bark(er)ing up the wrong tree? Barker family, 1700 & 1800s, Halkyn and St. Asaph Bryn Ellis 40 32


All Back Issues of the journal are available for sale to both members and non-members - photocopies will be provided if the originals are out of stock. Copies can be purchased in person at the Resource Centre in Cefn Mawr or ordered by post. For details see the Back Issues page.

This page was last revised 18th May 2020
Copyright © 2020 Clwyd Family History Society