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Loose indexes by Dugdale to his manuscript genealogical collections, Written in the 2nd half of the 17th century by Sir William Dugdale

MS. Dugdale 37
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Loose indexes by Dugdale to his manuscript genealogical collections and to printed books, including:

  1. Fol. 1. an index to his Baronage of England, vol. i
  2. Fol. 4v. 'The titles of the papers for the second volume of the Baronage of England as they are layd in order to be printed' followed by (fol. 8) drafts of the same
  3. Fol. 14. Dugdale's lists of references to his own genealogical collections (the chief of which are A = MS. Dugdale 1, B = MS. Dugdale 3, C = MS. Dugdale 5, D = MS. Dugdale 22, E = MS. Dugdale 10, and F = MS. Dugdale 11), and to printed works (including the Monasticon, Leland's Collectanea, etc.), arranged by families but not alphabetically
  4. Fol. 142. 12th- and 13th-cent. historical notes arranged by families alphabetically
  5. Fol. 152. an index, annotated by Dugdale, giving the dates of occurrence of barons: (fol. 191) 'Catalogus Anglie procerum 1 Nov. 22° Car. 1mi existentium' and (fol. 199) a list 'Taken out of a catalogue [penes Sir Edward Walker, Garter king-of-arms] of all the nobility and gentry in England, in the severall counties, made 17° H. 7.'
  6. Fol. 200. indexes, on slips pasted down, to the Monasticon Anglicanum, and (fol. 206) to Camden's annals
  7. Fol. 210. incomplete indexes, includings vols. B, I, M, N, O, and S, of Dugdale's manuscripts
  8. Fol. 235. brief notes, alphabetically arranged, from Domesday Book


  • Creation: Written in the 2nd half of the 17th century by Sir William Dugdale


264 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • Latin
  • English


MS. Dugdale 37

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 6525

Physical Facet

On paper


14 × 9 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom