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Two notebooks of Warwickshire justices of the peace

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MS. Top. Warwick. c. 11

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Two notebooks of Warwickshire justices of the peace, 17th century:
  1. (fols. 1-17) record of out of sessions business, mainly examinations of witnesses, kept by Waldive Willington, 1647-1648;
  2. (fols. 18-27) memoranda of Samuel Ebrall, 1653-1655, including (fols. 18v-22) list of marriages celebrated before him, 1654-1655.

Dates

  • 17th century

Extent

28 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Warwick. c. 11, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Warwick. c. 11

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10940

Abstract

Two notebooks of Warwickshire justices of the peace, 17th century.

Biographical / Historical

Waldive Willington (fl. 1647-1648) was a justice of the peace.

Samuel Ebrall (fl. 1653-1655) was a justice of the peace.

Custodial History

Many names are scribbled throughout, 17th cent., including (fol. 17b) 'Mr. Thomas Tomkins', 1656.

Bought by Sir Thomas Phillipps, Puttick & Simpson, 29 July 1867 (Robert Cole sale), lot 907; Phillipps MS. 19191; Sotheby's, 21 March 1895, lot 1236.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Bernard Halliday, cat. 101 (1928), 987.

Physical Facet

Middle Hill boards
Title
Two notebooks of Warwickshire justices of the peace
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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