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1675

15 letters

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Thomas Blount, Orlton, near Ludlow
Date:26 February 1675
Summary:Thanking him for some information for the Baronage and reporting on the progress of his own work and his receipt of Wood's book.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 397-8  Link to Internet Archive

From:Francis Bacon
To:William Dugdale
Date:April 1675
Summary:Letter on behalf of Mr Perkins, vicar of Shustoke during the Interregnum, who seeks Dugdale's support to obtain a licence.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT6

From:James Heane
To:William Dugdale, London
Date:9 April 1675
Summary:Letter on behalf of Mr Perkins, vicar of Shustoke during the Interregnum, who seeks Dugdale's support to obtain a licence to preach without having to go to London.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT6

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Theophilus Hastings, earl of Huntingdon, Donnington, Leics.
Date:16 April 1675
Summary:Returning the Earl's documents with the copy of the pedigree drawn by Dodsworth. Rejects a suggestion from the Earl concerning the publication of a history of Leicestershire.
Comment:
Reference:HMC, Hastings MS, vol 2, 167-9

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Theophilus Hastings, earl of Huntingdon
Date:4 May 1675
Summary:Sending answers to questions from the Earl, which he is better able to do in London. Reports on a conversation with the Marchioness of Dorchester concerning Stanley family.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Carte 78, 532

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Theophilus Hastings, earl of Huntingdon, Donnington, Leics.
Date:25 May 1675
Summary:Acknowledging receipt of the Earl's letter of 17 May with his account of the Stanley family tradition of their origins.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Carte 78, 423

From:William Dugdale, London
To:Anthony Wood
Date:3 June 1675
Summary:Acknowledging receipt of two letters from Wood and telling him that he will receive a copy of the Baronage in quires.
Comment:
Reference:Gentleman's Magazine, May 1862, 565-6
Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 91

From:William Dugdale, Hanwell, near Banbury
To:Anthony Wood
Date:30 June 1675
Summary:Responding to Wood's comment on the Baronage. (Dugdale is at Hanwell for the funeral of Sir Anthony Cope.)
Comment:Recipient assumed from content and location.
Reference:Gentleman's Magazine, May 1862, 566
Bodleian, MS Wood F 41, 93

From:Conyers Darcy, Hornby castle
To:William Dugdale
Date:9 July 1675
Summary:Congratulating him on the publication of the Baronage.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 399-400  Link to Internet Archive
Merevale, HT4/6/32

From:Randle Holme, Chester
To:William Dugdale
Date:26 July 1675
Summary:Covering letter for the fee due following the funerals of Sir Gilbert Ireland and his wife.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT4/5/9

From:Alice Dodsworth, London
To:William Dugdale
Date:25 August 1675
Summary:Concerning her financial affairs, over which she has asked Ashmole for help and now seeks Dugdale's support.
Comment:
Reference:Merevale, HT3A/part 1/25

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Thomas Blount
Date:10 September 1675
Summary:Responding to Blount's letter of 6 September, announcing an intended visit, but complaining it will be too short.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 400-1  Link to Internet Archive

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Sir John Cotton, Westminster
Date:15 October 1675
Summary:Covering letter, recommending Blount for admittance to Cotton's library.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 401  Link to Internet Archive

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:John Huntbach, Fetherston
Date:29 October 1675
Summary:Asking for his help in buying some heifers at Wolverhampton market for his wife.
Comment:
Reference:Huntbach, private collection

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:John Huntbach, Wolverhampton
Date:17 November 1675
Summary:Asking John to make enquiries about a local schoolmistress.
Comment:
Reference:Huntbach, private collection