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An account book, apparently of Edward Sheldon Esq. (d. 1746)

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MS. Eng. misc. f. 6

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An account book, apparently of Edward Sheldon esq. (d. 1746), son of Ralph Sheldon of Beoly, from 1702 to 1735/6, containing many notes of personal expenses, and incidentally of various family events. A modern Sheldon pedigree which illustrates the book is at fol. 49v.

Dates

  • Written in 1702-35/36 by E. Sheldon (?)

Extent

130 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. f. 6, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. f. 6

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19176

Overview

An account book, apparently of Edward Sheldon esq. (d. 1746)

Biographical / Historical

Edward Sheldon esq. (d. 1746), son of Ralph Sheldon of Beoly (1623-1684) was an 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. 31652

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by A. E. Aldworth esq. of 28 Queen St., Grimsby, in Nov. 1894.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

6 1/4 × 3 7/8 in.
Title
An account book, apparently of Edward Sheldon esq. (d. 1746)
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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