The Stanley, Heveningham, Simeon (Simmonds) and Weld families had estates in Staffordshire, Oxfordshire and Derbyshire.
20 boxes of deeds, letters and estate papers relating to the families of Stanley, Heveningham, Simeon (Simmonds) and Weld, and to their estates in Staffordshire, Oxfordshire and Derbyshire, with some material concerning the Fitzherbert and Eyre families of Derbyshire. The collection is arranged as follows:
The papers were deposited in the Library in 1959.Access Conditions
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Eyre | family | Hathersage
Fitzherbert | family | Derbyshire
Heveningham | family | Aston
Simeon | family | baronets | Chilworth
Stanley | family | Staffordshire
Weld | family | Lulworth