Document referenceHRA/DX694
Level of description Fonds
TitlePerry and James families of Krivoi Rog papers
Date1894-1991
Creator(s)Perry and James families
BackgroundDavid Henry Perry was born in 1829 (possibly Essex) and came to the Ukraine in or just before 1879. He ran the iron ore mine at Vechernii Kut (near Krivoi Rog) for the New Russia Company, and handed over management to his son, Charles Henry Perry. He died in 1916, at Krivoi Rog. Charles Henry Perry married Elizabeth Mary (Bessie) James in 1894, at Odessa. Bessie James was the daughter of David and Mary James, who had come to the Ukraine from Llangynwyd in Glamorgan in 1872. Charles and Bessie Perry had four sons and four daughters, all born in the Ukraine.
DescriptionPhotocopied marriage certificate, reproductions of photographs of family and Krivoi Rog and photocopied papers on the New Russia Company. Photocopies and reproductions made circa 1991.
LanguageEnglish
Russian
Extent0.002 cubic metres (1 file, 13 papers, 14 photographs)
Physical characteristicsGood condition
AppraisalAll records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Archives have been retained.
Finding AidsDetailed list available.
Conditions of accessNormal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply
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