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1639

7 letters

From:William Dugdale, Kirby, Northants.
To:William Le Neve, Heralds' Office
Date:25 March 1639
Summary:Hatton is expecting Le Neve at Kirby imminently. The rolls of arms are almost copied and he hopes that Le Neve will bring more with him, so that the man will not run out of work while Le Neve is in the north.
Comment:
Reference:Gentleman's Magazine, June 1838, 590

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Sir Simon Archer, Tanworth
Date:21 May 1639
Summary:Reports on his progress and a meeting with Mr Dormer concerning the manor of Budbroke. The news of the Scottish campaign is uncertain.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 190  Link to Internet Archive
British Library, Add MS 28,564, 212-13
Bodleian, MS Eng Lett b 1, 264-5

From:William Dugdale
To:Sir Simon Archer, Tanworth
Date:3 June 1639
Summary:Returning a book on Cheshire Archer had lent to Hatton. He had hoped to visit him while in Warwickshire, but will not have time.
Comment:
Reference:British Library, Add MS 28,564, 213
Bodleian, MS Eng Lett b 1, 266-7

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Sir Simon Archer, Tanworth
Date:10 June 1639
Summary:Apologising for not visiting Archer and sending him the transcription of the heraldic visitation of Warwickshire. Hopes John Archer might be encourged to undertake a collection of seals and that Archer will lend Hatton his church notes for Northamptonshire. He has visited Sir Robert Fisher to prove his exemption from local levies and seeks Archer's help in ensuring his area's charge is consequently reduced.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 191-2  Link to Internet Archive
British Library, Add MS 28,564, 213-4
Bodleian, MS Eng Lett b 1, 269-70

From:William Dugdale
To:Sir Simon Archer, Tanworth
Date:4 August 1639
Summary:Apologises for not visiting Archer, but he has been busy with material sent to him by Sir Francis Nethersole and Mr Chetwynd. He thinks they have now practically seen all the available original evidence in Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 193  Link to Internet Archive
British Library, Add MS 28,564, 214
Bodleian, MS Eng Lett b 1, 278-9

From:William Dugdale
To:William Burton, Lindley
Date:5 August 1639
Summary:Returning Burton's deeds with thanks, although he is critical of their value. Reports on a visit to Mr Chetwynd at Grendon.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 194-5  Link to Internet Archive
Gentleman's Magazine, Dec. 1798, p. 1012

From:William Dugdale
To:Sir Simon Archer, Warwick
Date:1 October 1639
Summary:Concerning the payment of the common fine for the manor of Shustoke.
Comment:
Reference:British Library, Add MS 28,564, 215
Bodleian, MS Eng Lett b 1, 296-7