Nugent family papers : Legal papers, 1589-1788.


Nugent family papers : Legal papers, 1589-1788.

Copies of the documents relating to the lawsuits or other court actions involving lands or rights over lands. A large number of the suits were brought by one member of the Nugent family against another. The plaintiffs and defendants include Robert Nugent of Carlanstown (fl. 1653-1661), Edmund Nugent (fl. 1661-1703), John Knight, Henry Hyde, 2nd Earl of Clarendon, Michael Nugent, and his son, Robert Nugent, 1st Earl of Nugent (1702-1788). Most of the records are incomplete.

Approx. 340 pieces.10 boxes.

Related Entities

There are 6 Entities related to this resource.

Nugent family. (person)

Nugent, Robert Nugent, Earl, 1702-1788 (person)

Nugent, Edmund, fl. 1661-1703 (person)

Nugent, Michael, fl. 1702 (person)

Knight, Johh, d.1733 (person)

Clarendon, Henry Hyde, Earl of, 1638-1709 (person)