The Woodforde family includes Samuel Woodford (1636-1700), Canon of Winchester, poet and divine; Robert Woodforde (1675-1762); James Woodforde (1740-1803), clergyman and diarist; and Anna Maria Woodforde (1757-1830). Details for Samuel and James are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Papers of the Woodforde family, consisting of:
The papers were acquired by the Library, 1950-63.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. 42715-845.Publication Note
Extensive selections from the diary of James Woodforde were printed in The diary of a country parson, ed. James Beresford (5 vols., London, 1924-31), and Woodforde at Oxford 1759-76, ed. W.N. Hargreaves-Mawdsley (Oxford Historical Society, n.s. 21, Oxford, 1969).
Woodforde | Anna Maria | 1757-1830
Woodforde | James | 1740-1803 | Clergyman Diarist
Woodforde | Robert | 1675-1762
Woodforde | Samuel | 1636-1700 | poet and divine
Woodforde | family | Ansford
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