The Herrick family of Leicestershire included Sir William Herrick (1562-1653), who was a goldsmith and moneylender, and one of the four Tellers of the Exchequer of Receipt, 1616-23.
Papers of the Herrick family of Leicestershire, consisting of family letters, and official business and estate papers. Most of the papers are of Sir William Herrick.
The papers were bought from Hofmann and Freeman, with the aid of a grant from the fund administered by the Victoria and Albert Museum, in 1968.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. 39666-77.Related Units of Description
See also Papers of Sir William Herrick (MSS. Eng. hist. b. 244-8(R), b. 249, c. 1292-318).Publication Note
Many of the papers are printed in John Nichols, History and antiquities of the county of Leicester (London, 1795-1811).
Herrick | William | 1562-1653 | Sir | Knight, Goldsmith, and Teller of the Exchequer
Herrick | family | Leicestershire
England and Wales | Exchequer
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