Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
Ashhurst family deeds relating to properties in Buckinghamshire, Lancashire, London and Oxfordshire.
Extents: 62 shelfmarks
75 documents, 1675-1939, mainly of the Bunce, Buxton, Chillingworth, Rutler, Wilmott and Yates families (see the custodial history of the papers for genealogical information). The papers pertain to Derbyshire (Ashbourne, Clifton-with-Compton), Lancashire (Manchester and Salford), Middlesex (Brompton, Chelsea, Drayton, Kensington, St. George, Hanover Square, St Marylebone and Stepney), Surrey (Kingston-on-Thames, Worplesdon), Kent (Woolwich), Worcestershire (Redditch and Tandebigge)…
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Commonplace book of R. H. Leigh of Wigan, c.1820-1830.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Lancs. d. 3
Extents: 181 Leaves
Copy of the poll book for Preston, Lancs.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 120
Extents: 46 Leaves
Dates: 11-14 Sept 1780
Genealogical collections, mainly extracts from the public records, 16th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. d. 36
Extents: 276 pages
Dates: 16th century
Richard Gough Collection
Extents: 96.03 Linear metres (873 boxes)
Dates: 12th-19th century
Heraldic collections, 17th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. c. 42
Extents: 71 Leaves
Dates: 17th century
Ledger of Elija Brown, bookbinder, of Preston
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 659
Extents: 118 Leaves
Notebook entitled 'Plans & ideas for Bowland estate 1797', containing notes on improvements, drainage and lime-workings, 1797-1798.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Lancs. e. 2
Extents: 47 pages
Official contemporary copy of Court of Exchequer proceedings brought by the Attorney General against Francis Smith, 2nd Viscount Carrington, and Humphrey Weld for the recovery of property formerly belonging to Furness Abbey, Lancs.
Official contemporary copy of Court of Exchequer proceedings brought by the Attorney General against Francis Smith, 2nd Viscount Carrington, and Humphrey Weld for the recovery of property formerly belonging to Furness Abbey, Lancs., decreed by the Court to have been conveyed to the defendants by Sir Thomas Preston, Jesuit, for superstitious uses, 1682.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Lancs. d. 4
Extents: 177 Leaves
Papers mainly relating to the Farington family of Lancashire, 1697-1807.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. b. 202
Extents: 69 Leaves
Pedigrees compiled by H. I. Anderton of the families of Anderton of Lostock (13th-18th century) and Bradshaigh of Haigh (16th-17th century)
Pedigrees compiled by H. I. Anderton, 1917, of the families of Anderton of Lostock (13th-18th century) and Bradshaigh of Haigh (16th-17th century).
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Lancs. d. 2
Extents: 6 Leaves
Summary of a survey of the Duchy of Lancaster made by Sir John Poyntz, 1591.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. d. 15
Extents: 59 Leaves
160 deeds, the majority of which relate to the Turner family, but include papers of the Hegginbothams, 1697-1808 and the Bromeleys, 1761-1776. There are also indentures of apprenticeship to the Turners, 1804-6, and one to Joseph Boothroyd of Wooldale, Yorkshire, 1800.
Extents: 160 shelfmarks