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Collection Level Description: Genealogical Collections of Sir Clements R. Markham

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. e. 932-5
Title: Genealogical Collections of Sir Clements R. Markham
Dates of Creation: 1854-1915
Extent: 4 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir Clements Robert Markham (1830-1916) was a geographer and historian. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Genealogical collections of Sir Clements R. Markham relating to the families of Chichester, Markham and Milner, including manuscript histories of the Chichester and Milner families by Markham; an annotated copy of Rev. D.F. Markham, A History of the Markham Family (London, 1854); and a collection of printed works relating to the Markham and Milner families, annotated and expanded by Markham.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was bought by the Library in 1984.

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Access Points


Markham | Clements Robert | 1830-1916 | Sir | Knight, Geographer, and Historian

Chichester | family

Markham | family

Milner | family | baronets | Nun Appleton

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