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Collection Level Description: Papers relating to the case of John Aubrey v. Joan Sumner

Reference: MSS. Rolls Wilts. 2-4
Title: Papers relating to the case of John Aubrey v. Joan Sumner
Dates of Creation: 1668
Extent: 3 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Court of King's Bench

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

John Aubrey (1626-97) was an antiquary. He matriculated at Trinity College, Oxford, 1642, and was a Student at the Middle Temple, London, 1646. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography .

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the case of John Aubrey v. Joan Sumner in the court of King's Bench, 1668.

Administrative Information

Access Conditions

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 52301-3.

Access Points

Aubrey | John | 1626-1697 | Antiquary and topographer

Sumner | Joan | fl 1668

King's Bench


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