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Collection Level Description: Papers of the Freke Family of Hannington, Wiltshire

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 201-3, c. 338-9; Eng. lett. c. 30; Top. Wilts. b. 4, c. 6
Title: Papers of the Freke Family of Hannington, Wiltshire
Dates of Creation: 17th-18th cent.
Extent: 8 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content

Papers of the Freke family, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1934 and 1956.

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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. I, nos. 43661-8.

Related Units of Description

Deeds relating to Freke family property are separately catalogued in the Library as MSS. Ch. Dorset 14-22, Ch. Hants. 183-4, Ch. Norf. 839, Ch. Wilts. 335-42.

Access Points

Freke | Anne | d 1746 | nee Colchester

Freke | John | fl 1810

Freke | Ralph | fl 1622-1662

Freke | Thomas | fl 1622-1662 | Sir

Freke | William | 1605-1657

Freke | William | fl 1707 | of Hinton St. Mary, Dorset

Freke | William | d 1782

Freke | family | Hannington

Hannington (Wiltshire, England)

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