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Elias Ashmole

Antiquarian scholar, member of the Royal Society and from 1668 Dugdale's son-in-law.
15 letters

From:Elias Ashmole
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:20 April 1657
Summary:Describing his observations on his journey home from Rothwell, where he left Dugdale, along Watling Street.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 323-7  Link to Internet Archive
C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 698-702
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1142, 130-1

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:19 August 1667
Summary:Concerning the funeral of Francis Leveson.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 370-3  Link to Internet Archive
C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1095-98
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 836, 91-4

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:21 August 1667
Summary:Concerning the funeral of Francis Leveson.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 374  Link to Internet Archive
C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1098-99
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 836, 95-8

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:24 August 1667
Summary:Concerning the funeral of Francis Leveson and the heralds' attempt to obtain a prize ship.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 375-8  Link to Internet Archive
C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1101-04
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 836, 101-4

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:30 September 1667
Summary:Concerning the affairs of the College of Arms.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 380-2  Link to Internet Archive
C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1107-9
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 840, 787-8

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Elias Ashmole, South Lambeth
Date:26 February 1677
Summary:Suggesting that Ashmole would be a suitable candidate as Garter.
Comment:
Reference:C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1460-3
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1131, 370r-v

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:7 April 1677
Summary:Confirming his acceptance of the office and describing his travel plans.
Comment:
Reference:C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1475-6
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1131, 372r-v

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Elias Ashmole, South Lambeth
Date:1 June 1677
Summary:He has been sworn in as Garter and now wants Ashmole's help in ensuring that he has the correct worded warrant to appoint his deputy.
Comment:
Reference:C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1483-4
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1134, 143r-v

From:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
To:Elias Ashmole, South Lambeth
Date:8 November 1677
Summary:Concerning his work on the arms of William of Orange, following his marriage to Princess Mary.
Comment:
Reference:C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1495-6
Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1134, 149r-v

From:William Dugdale
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:7 January 1678
Summary:Reporting to Ashmole the contents of a letter from Blyth Hall, where Archbold has been and sent a message about the Lichfield by-election.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1731, 1

From:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:12 January 1678
Summary:Forwarding two letters about Lichfield and advising Ashmole to withdraw.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1731, 2

From:William Dugdale
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:17 January 1678
Summary:Forwarding a letter about the by-election and advising him not to go to Lichfield unless he is sure of election.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1731, 3

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:2 March 1678
Summary:Confirming his safe arrival in Coventry and concerning the Lichfield by-election, the payment of his salary and other matters.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1731, 4

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Elias Ashmole, London
Date:16 August 1684
Summary:Concerning non-conformity in Coventry and his wish that a firm hand should be taken by the archdeacons.
Comment:
Reference:C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1742-3
Bodleian, MS Tanner 131, 119r-v

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Elias Ashmole, South Lambeth
Date:4 February 1686
Summary:Concerning the death of Lord Digby and his restoration of the tithes of Over Whitacre.
Comment:
Reference:C.H. Josten, Elias Ashmole, 1812-14
Bodleian, MS Tanner 131, 190r-v