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Collection Level Description: Papers of the Greg Family relating to estates in the West Indies

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.W.Ind.t.2
Title: Papers of the Greg Family relating to estates in the West Indies
Dates of Creation: 1765-1834
Extent: 2 volumes, 1 box
Name of Creator: Greg family

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Unknown.

Scope and Content

Papers relating to estates belonging to John and Thomas Greg in the West Indies [including Hillsborough in Dominica]. Includes agreements, wills, plantation accounts, inventories of slaves etc., with a box of seals.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

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No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

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The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Listed as no. 562 in Manuscript Collections (excluding Africana) in Rhodes House Library, Oxford, compiled by Louis B. Frewer (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1970).

Access Points

Greg | family | 1676-2000 | of Coles Park

Greg | John | fl 1765-1834 | owner of estates in the West Indies

Greg | Thomas | fl 1765-1834 | owner of estates in the West Indies

Plantations | West Indies

Slaves | West Indies


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24 January 2012