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William Dugdale Correspondence

Richard Hall

Nottingham arms painter and deputy for Dugdale in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, 3 October 1662

Sending genealogical information he has gathered and asking for instructions concerning the visitation.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 16

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 15 December 1662

Reporting on his progress with completing the visitation.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 19-20

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 9 February 1663

Reporting on his progress with the completion of the visitation.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 21

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 23 February 1663

Confirming receipt of Dugdale's warrant, schedule & letter.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 21-2

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 2 May [1663]

Concerning his continuing work on completing the Nottingham visitation.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 26-7

 

Richard Hall to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, [9 May 1663]

Acknowledging receipt of his deputation.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 28

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 23 May 1663

Confirming his receipt of the warrant and letters, although he hasn't made much progress as he's been from home for a fortnight.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 30

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 6 June 1663

He received Dugdale's letter of 26th May, since when he's been from home - so he hasn't spoken to many people yet, but 'if God permit' he'll get to it next week.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 31-2

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, 29 August 1663

Acknowledging receipt of the warrant for Derbyshire and confirming he has forwarded letters to Pigott and Thoroton.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 33-4

 

Richard Hall, Thrumpton, Notts. to William Dugdale, 6 September 1663

He is making use of an opportunity to send his respects. He continues to do the best he can in difficult circumstances. Postscript: 'There is A painter or two that doe, & say they will paint any Armes, for any that will set them on work, & doe them very irregular, I desire a word of direction what to say to such fellowes.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 34

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, 17 October 1663

Concerning the arms of Dallow in Norwell church, which he 'defaced' and which they want reinstated. He hopes to finish the journeys connected with the visitation that week.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 35

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 2 November 1663

Concerning his continuing attempts to collect the fees relating to the visitation.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 36

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 2 November 1663

Confirming he has sent the descents by the Nottingham carrier. When he was at Welbeck, he was told the Marquess of Newcastle 'had a great desire' to see Dugdale there.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 36-7

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, 10 November 1663

Confirming he's sent 4 descents by the carrier and expects to send more by the next post. Reports on the progress otherwise with the completion of the visitation.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 38

 

Richard Hall, Derby to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 20 November 1663

Concerning various descents. Annotated by Dugdale.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 38-40

 

Richard Hall, Morley, Derbys. to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 30 November 1663

He is away from home, working on a monument and so cannot fully answer Dugdale's questions. Gives an account of the Dallow business.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 41-2

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 21 December 1663

Concerning criticisms made of him by Francis Greene, a local arms painter

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 43

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 28 December 1663

Confirming receipt of a packet of letters, which he will deliver, and the catalogue of outstanding arms. Reports on progress with descents and fee collection.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 44-5

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 18 January 1664

Replying to Dugdale's letter of 12 January, reporting on progress in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 47-9

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 1 February 1664

Confirming that he has sent papers etc. via the carrier and that Mrs Sacheverell has asked for a further respite.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 56

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, 2 February 1664

Sending descents, answers to queries etc. and listing 6 gentlemen who disclaim their right to arms.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 58-9

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 6 February 1664

Confirming receipt of Dugdale's letter of 2 February and reporting on progress.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 61-2

 

Richard Hall to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 8 February 1664

Responding to Dugdale's letter of 6 February.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 62

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 13 February 1664

Explaining that he has not done all he intended, as his ten year old son has died.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 64-5

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 15 February 1664

Concerning various descents & queries.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 65

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 22 February 1664

Acknowledging receipt of Dugdale's letter of 18 February and the enclosed seals.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 66-7

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 14 March 1664

Account of the disclaiming at Derby and Nottingham.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 68-9

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 21 March 1664

Various matters concerning the completion of the visitation.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 69-70

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 15 June 1664

Concerning various pedigrees and other matters.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 76

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 2 July 1664

Sending details of fees he has received.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 77-8

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 9 November 1664

Concerning various matters and enclosing an account of his expenses and the fees he's collected.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 79

 

Richard Hall, Kedleston, Derbys. to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 16 November 1664

Concerning various matters and asking for letters to be directed to Sir John Curson's at Kedleston.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 80-1

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 20 December 1664

Concerning the compilation of a list of disclaimers.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 82

 

Richard Hall to William Dugdale, 21 January 1665

Confirming the receipt of the roll of arms with 4 escutcheons in vellum, 3 of which he's delivered.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 82

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 13 February 1665

Concerning the outstanding claims to arms made at the visitation.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 83

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 6 May 1665

Concerning the evidence submitted for the outstanding claims.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 84

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 8 May 1665

Concerning the descent of Francis Porter of North Wheatley and whether Thoroton will have any evidence in his records to support his claim to arms.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 84-5

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 15 May 1665

He has met Col. Chadwick at his father-in-law's Mr Woolhouse of Glapwell & incloses his descent.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 85

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, Heralds' Office, 28 May 1665

Sending him notes on monuments at Draycott and a certificate from Mr Woolhouse of Glapwell.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 85-6

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, London, 27 January 1668

He hasn't written before, because of his uncertainty about how to address the letter, but now discusses various arms and pedigrees.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 87

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, London, 5 May 1669

Acknowledges receipt of Dugdale's letter of 16 March and confirms he has been to Derby about the inscription on the Countess of Shrewsbury's tomb and will wait on the Earl of Devonshire as soon as he arrives. Asks for an inscription for Sir Gervase Clifford's coffin and discusses other heraldic matters.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 88

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, London, May 1669

Confirming receipt of the text for Sir Gervase coffin, which has been added and concerning other heraldic matters.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 89

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, London, June 1669

Concerning various claims to coats of arms and details required to complete pedigrees.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 89-90

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, London, 7 May 1672

Concerning the Middleton pedigree and arms.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 90

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, London, 17 June 1672

Various matters, including his intention to go to Southwell to take the prospect 'as well as I can, being I am badly furnish'd with implements for such imployment'.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 91

 

Richard Hall, Nottingham to William Dugdale, London, 26 April 1673

Various matters, including the attempt by Richard Wright, a Nottingham barber, to obtain a licence as an arms painter.

Dugdale's Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers, Harleian Society, 92