The Henry family were nonconformists of Broad Oak, Flintshire. Philip Henry (1631-96) was a nonconformist minister and diarist. Matthew Henry (1662-1714) was a commentator. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Papers and correspondence of Philip and Matthew Henry, and of the Henry family, consisting of:
The papers were given to the Library in 1949.Access Conditions
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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. 43749-53.Publication Note
Extracts from the diaries of Matthew Henry and Sarah Savage are printed in J.B. Williams, Memoirs of the life, character and writings of the Rev. Matthew Henry (2nd ed., London, 1865) and Memoirs of the life and character of Mrs Savage (Shrewsbury, 1818).
Diaries | 18th century
Henry | Philip | 1631-1696 | Nonconformist Minister and Diarist
Henry | Matthew | 1662-1714 | Commentator
Savage | Sarah | fl 1714-1723
Henry | family | Broad Oak, Flintshire
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