Hastings family papers : Irish papers, 1583-1751, (bulk 1603-1723).


Hastings family. Hastings family papers : Irish papers, 1583-1751, (bulk 1603-1723).

Hastings family papers : Irish papers, 1583-1751, (bulk 1603-1723).

Papers accumulated by Sir George Rawdon, including warrants, recognizances, and examinations; correspondence with George Monck, 1st Duke of Albermarle and his agents and associates, and with Edward Conway, 1st Viscount of Conway; military correspondence and other papers of Edward Conway's regiment (chiefly 1648-1649). Letters, grants, warrants, etc. and other papers (1603-1625) belonging Sir John Davies, Attorney-General for Ireland in 1605-1626. Political and ecclesiastical correspondence of Abrchbishop John Bramhall, both as Speaker of the Irish House of Lords and as Bishop of Derry and Archbishop of Armagh, 1633-1636.

Approx. 2,400 pieces.34 boxes.

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Conway of Conway Castle, Edward Conway, Viscount, d. 1631.

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Rawdon, George, Sir, 1604-1684

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Davies, John, Sir, 1569-1626

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Sir John Davies (1569-1626) was a lawyer and poet. Much admired for his poem, Nosce teipsum, Davies made his way into the court of Queen Elizabeth I and King James I. He became solicitor-general for Ireland in 1603, and attorney general in 1606. From the description of [The question concerning impositions, tonnage, poundage, prizage, customs, &c., temp Jac. I] circa 1656. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702177426 John Davies was born in 1569. He became a barr...

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Hastings family.

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Bramhall, John, 1594-1663

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Albemarle, George Monck, Duke of, 1608-1670

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Epithet: of Wickwar British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000570.0x000224 English soldier and statesman. From the description of Letter signed : Edinburgh, to Lord Lawrence, Lord President of the Council, 1655 Dec. 04. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270132612 ...