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Five series of pedigrees of English families

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MS. Eng. misc. b. 3
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Five series of pedigrees of English families written in the second half of the 17th cent., and with additions by Peter Le Neve, each series arranged alphabetically and beginning at fols. 3, 47, 91, 135, 179.


  • Creation: Written in the 17th and early in the 18th century partly by P. Le Neve


231 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin
  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. b. 3, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Eng. misc. b. 3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19013


Five series of pedigrees of English families

Biographical / Historical

Peter Le Neve (1661-1729) was a herald and antiquary.

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. VI, no. 31350

Custodial History

Once in the 'Quenby Library' (Ashby family?), the stamp of which is in the volume.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

'Bought by the Bodleian 19.11.1892 from Alb. Jackson (cat. 60, no. 577).'

Physical Facet

On paper


15 3/4 × 10 7/8 in.

Five series of pedigrees of English families
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom