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Miscellaneous private papers of Henry Hastings, 5th earl of Huntingdon

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MS. Carte 289

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Miscellaneous private papers of Henry Hastings, 5th earl of Huntingdon (d. 1643), the majority relating to the manor of Aller in Somersetshire. Among them are:
  1. a paper signed by the Master and Fellows of Emmanuel college, Cambridge, Feb. 6, 16 09/10, about the rectory of Aller (fol. 22);
  2. a copy of an inquisition on the death of dame Elizabeth Beaumont, owner of the manor of Whitwick in Leicestershire, Nov. 1427 (fol. 84), and the like.
There are abstracts of writings and other notes by Thomas Carte.

Dates

  • Written in the first half of the 17th century

Extent

116 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Carte 289, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Carte 289

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18476

Overview

Miscellaneous private papers of Henry Hastings, 5th earl of Huntingdon, written in the first half of the 17th century

Biographical / Historical

Henry Hastings, fifth earl of Huntingdon (1586–1643), was a nobleman and landowner.

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. V, no. 27823.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1753.

Related Materials

This MS. appears to belong to the Carte collection which partly came in in this year (see A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series vol. iii, p. 113, nos. 10447-10724): and has been referenced since the Summary Catalogue passed that point.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

17 × 14 in.
Title
Miscellaneous private papers of Henry Hastings, 5th earl of Huntingdon
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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