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1656

18 letters

From:Wenceslaus Hollar, London
To:William Dugdale, London
Date:[January 1656]
Summary:Hollar, in trouble for having attended a Catholic service, seeks the assistance of Dugdale, Bysshe etc. to bail him out.
Comment:
Reference:British Library, Add MS 21,450
G. Tindall, The man who drew London, 119-20

From:William Ryley
To:William Dugdale
Date:23 January 1656
Summary:Asks him when he visits Sir Thomas Cotton to consult a book relating to the order of St John of Jerusalem, to see what lands they had in Edgeware, now belonging to All Souls College, Oxford, which it is hoped to free from tithes.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT4/10/12

From:William Dugdale, London
To:John Langley
Date:26 January 1656
Summary:He will be busy on his index at Easter, but hopes to visit Trentham in the summer. Sends latest news from London.
Comment:
Reference:Staffordshire Record Office, D868/5, 3
HMC, Appendix to Fifth Report, 175-8

From:Francis Junius, The Hague
To:William Dugdale
Date:28 January 1656(new style)
Summary:Concerning an Anglo-Saxon Genesis from the Cotton library.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 299-302  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/8-14

From:Francis Junius, The Hague
To:William Dugdale
Date:25 February 1656(new style)
Summary:Concerning Dugdale's Warwickshire, Somner's Anglo-Saxon dictionary and Langbaine's edition of Anglo-Saxon annals.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 302-3  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/8-14

From:William Somner, Canterbury
To:William Dugdale
Date:7 March 1656
Summary:Comments on the prefactory materials for the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 304-5  Link to Internet Archive

From:Sir Francis Nethersole, Polesworth
To:William Dugdale
Date:8 March 1656
Summary:Concerning the account of the school he and his wife founded to be included in the Warwickshire/
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 306-7  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/10/8

From:William Dugdale
To:Richard Halsall
Date:2 April 1656
Summary:Cancelling a planned meeting with the earl, because his wife is ill and he has to return to Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Wiltshire Record Office, 1300/2755/A+B

From:Francis Junius, The Hague
To:William Dugdale
Date:21 April 1656(new style)
Summary:Concerning the Arundel marbles and items from the library.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 307-8  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/8-14

From:William Somner, Canterbury
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:9 May 1656
Summary:Letter of congratulation on the publication of the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 308-11  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/4

From:Francis Junius, The Hague
To:William Dugdale
Date:12 May 1656(new style)
Summary:Explaining that now he is comfortably settled in The Hague, he has no intention of returning to England.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 311-2  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/8-14

From:Henry Firebrace, Newnham Paddox
To:William Dugdale
Date:18 May 1656
Summary:With queries about Feilding ancestors.
Comment:Copy
Reference:Warwickshire Record Office, CR2017/F101, 38

From:Gerard Langbaine
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:26 May 1656
Summary:Acknowledging receipt of three copies of the Warwickshire. Suggests Dugdale shall choose which monuments from St Paul's he will sponsor.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 313-4  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/15

From:Thomas Barlow, Oxford
To:William Dugdale
Date:21 June 1656
Summary:Thanking him for his copy of the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 314-5  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/5

From:Edward Harley, Ludlow
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:1 July 1656
Summary:Asking whether he should send the charter of Wigmore abbey to Dugdale in London or Warwickshire. Praises the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 315-6  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/25

From:Jeremy Taylor
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:22 September 1656
Summary:Letter of thanks for his copy of the Warwickshire.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 317  Link to Internet Archive

From:Thomas Barlow, Oxford
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:26 September 1656
Summary:Concerning the engraving he will sponsor for the St Paul's.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 316  Link to Internet Archive

From:Christopher Clapham, Stamford
To:William Dugdale, Heralds' Office
Date:16 November 1656
Summary:Concerning the Thwaites family of Lunds, Yorks., to which he is related.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT3G