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Collection Level Description: Turner Family Deeds

Reference: MSS. Ch. Ches. 65-215; Lancs. 26-32; Derby 61; Yorks. 530
Title: Turner Family Deeds
Dates of Creation: 1624-1863
Extent: 160 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

The Turner family owned property in Cheshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire and Yorkshire.

Scope and Content

160 deeds, the majority of which relate to the Turner family, but include papers of the Hegginbothams, 1697-1808 and the Bromeleys, 1761-1776. There are also indentures of apprenticeship to the Turners, 1804-6, and one to Joseph Boothroyd of Wooldale, Yorkshire, 1800.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The deeds were given to the Library by N.H. New in 1922.

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Access Points

Boothroyd | Joseph | fl 1800

Bromeley | family

Hegginbotham | family

Turner | family

Cheshire (England)

Derbyshire (England)

Lancashire (England)

Yorkshire (England)


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