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'Extracts from Charters and other documents relating to Yorkshire Families'

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MS. Add. A. 123

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'Extracts from Charters and other documents relating to Yorkshire Families', a title by G. Sumner: a partial index, and lists of the sources are at fols. ii, 44, 96v: they consist of irregular notes from public records, chartularies of Fountains and Furness abbies, evidences in private hands, arms from windows, etc.

There is an index in manuscript (in the Library) to the chief families and sources. The writer may be Robert Tower, who supplies some Nottinghamshire notes on fol. 1. One note is as late as 1630 (fol. 24).

Dates

  • Written chiefly in A.D. 1618-1620 in England

Extent

100 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 123, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. A. 123

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20181

Overview

'Extracts from Charters and other documents relating to Yorkshire Families'

Biographical / Historical

G. Sumner (1618-1620).

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. 30168

Custodial History

Owned by G. Sumner, esq., of Woodmansey, near Beverley, in 1855 ('Case B. BK').

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Perhaps acquired about 1876.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

7 1/2 × 6 in.
Title
'Extracts from Charters and other documents relating to Yorkshire Families'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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