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The Diary of Mr. Timothy Marriott

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MS. Add. A. 49
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'The Diary of Mr. Timothy Marriott. Transcribed ...from the Originals ... by his loving brother Samuel Marriott, anno Domini 1714.' The diary, which is briefly religious, extends from Aug. 4 to Nov. 26, 1703: then follows a copy of a letter and an account of his death in London on Dec. 28, at the age of sixteen.

His arms are on p. ii, and the brother dedicates the volume to his aunt Elizabeth Lavarick.


  • Creation: written in 1714 by S. Marriott


68 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 49, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Add. A. 49

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18578


'The Diary of Mr. Timothy Marriott,' written in 1714 by S. Marriott.

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Marriott (fl. 1714).

Timothy Marriott (1686/7-1703).

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. 28412.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Library from Thorpe's 1836 Catalogue of MSS., no. 826, for 18s.

Physical Facet

On paper


7 1/8 × 4 1/2 in.

The Diary of Mr. Timothy Marriott
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom