Papers of James Parsons, Farmer at Waterstock, Oxfordshire
Papers of James Parsons, farmer at Waterstock, comprising:
- correspondence and accounts relating to the sale of the farming stock and effects of James Parsons, 1818-34
- printed catalogue of the sale by R. Howland of Parson's farming stock at Waterstock and Shabbington, annotated with prices fetched
- statement of account of Parson's estate with T. Mallam, 1832-5.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 779].
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MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 779, e. 634, f. 102
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13311
Biographical / Historical
James Parsons (fl. 19th century) was a farmer at Waterstock in Oxfordshire.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 55059-61.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given to the Library in 1953.
- Papers of James Parsons, Farmer at Waterstock, Oxfordshire
- Susan Thomas
- Language of description