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Archive of the Dandridge Family of Rousham, Oxfordshire

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Papers of the Dandridge family, consisting of:
  1. Journal of Edward Dandridge on a voyage from England to India, June 1781-May 1782, copied by Edward Dandridge for his father, 1783
  2. Sermons by J.S. Dandridge, rector of Rousham, 1804-41
  3. Notes on John Hey, Lectures in divinity (4 vols., Cambridge, 1796), c. 1800. Owned by George Dandridge, rector of Rousham, 1841-1858
  4. Exercise books of Charles Dandridge, son of J.S. Dandridge, on mathematics, 1817
  5. Exercise books containing a 'Chapter on prayer', probably in the hand of Catherine Dandridge, late 19th century

Dates

  • 18th-19th century

Extent

0.30 Linear metres (6 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. d. 737, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. d. 737-738, e. 671-672; Eng. th. d. 60-61, e. 167

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12892

Abstract

Archive of the Dandridge Family of Rousham, Oxfordshire

Biographical / Historical

The Dandridge family of Rousham, Oxfordshire, included Edward Dandridge, John Strange Dandridge (d. 1841), rector of Rousham, George Dandridge (d. 1858), rector of Rousham, Charles Dandridge, son of John Strange Dandridge, and Catherine Dandridge.

Custodial History

Owned by G. J. Dew.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1973 by Dorothy B. Dew alongside MS. Top. Oxon. c. 55l, fol. 227.
Title
Catalogue of the archive of the Dandridge Family of Rousham, Oxfordshire
Status
Completed
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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