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Collection Level Description: Northamptonshire Collections of W. Paterson Ellis

Reference: MSS. Top. Northants. b. 8, c. 47, d. 8, e. 18-21
Title: Northamptonshire Collections of W. Paterson Ellis
Dates of Creation: 1653-1890
Extent: 7 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English and Latin



Scope and Content

Records of the parish of Helmdon in Northamptonshire, collected by W. Paterson Ellis, including original overseers' accounts, churchwardens' accounts, and constables' accounts, and copies by Ellis parish registers.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The records were presented to the Library by W. Paterson Ellis in 1901.

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Further Information

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, nos. 32954-60.

Access Points

Ellis | W Paterson | fl 1889-1901

Helmdon (England)

Northamptonshire (England)


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