Months represented: November | December

1635

4 letters

From:Sir Simon Archer
To:William Dugdale
Date:[November 1635]
Summary:Acknowledging receipt of papers and books from Dugdale. He hopes Dugdale will visit him at the end of November and extends invitation to William Burton.
Comment:Undated draft
Reference:Bodleian, MS Eng Lett b 1, 126

From:William Dugdale
To:Sir Simon Archer, Tanworth
Date:16 November 1635
Summary:Returns pedigree of the earls of Warwick and reports on progress of transcription work. Confirms intention to visit Archer on St Andrew's day. Postscript relates that letter is carried by a 'poore fellowe' with 'a great Inclinacion to the love of Armes and Antiquities', who he hopes Lady Archer will employ in her garden.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 151-2  Link to Internet Archive
British Library, Add MS 28,564, 199
Bodleian, MS Eng Lett b 1, 123-4

From:Sir Simon Archer
To:William Dugdale
Date:[December 1635]
Summary:Suggesting that Dugdale should not finalise Archer's pedigree until they meet again, since on looking over his papers Archer thinks they may need to make some changes.
Comment:Undated draft
Reference:Bodleian, MS Eng Lett b 1, 134

From:William Dugdale
To:Sir Simon Archer, Tanworth
Date:4 December 1635
Summary:Confirms receipt of Archer's instructions about his pedigree and his agreement with them. He hopes to visit Archer the week before Christmas, bringing the pedigree with him. Asks Archer to consult the Tanworth parish register to confirm dates of births, marriages and deaths.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 153-4  Link to Internet Archive
British Library, Add MS 28,564, 199-200
Bodleian, MS Eng Lett b 1, 136-7