John Dixwell papers, 1660-1766.


John Dixwell papers, 1660-1766.

Correspondence, Dixwell family, property, and estate papers, and material relating to the trial of Charles I, for which Dixwell served as a commissioner, and to other regicides who emigrated to New England.

.25 linear ft. (52 items)

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Dixwell, John, approximately 1607-1688 or 1689 (person)

British member of Parliament who emigrated to New Haven, Conn., following the Restoration of Charles II, assuming the name James Davids. From the description of John Dixwell papers, 1660-1766. (New Haven Colony Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 319602964 ...

Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649 (person)

Title: King of Great Britain and Ireland British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001084.0x0001b0 John Bennett of Symondsbury, Dorset, yeoman, was the grandfather of John Every, the ward of the Prince of Wales. Barbara Every was the widow of John Every, deceased, and mother of John Every, ward of the Prince of Wales. From the description of Lease from Charles, Prince of Wales, to John Bennett of Symondsbury,...

Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685 (person)

The New River is in fact a canal which has brought water to London from outlying areas since the early 17th century. From the description of Letter to the Governor of the New River Company, 1667 Sept. 19. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 70187741 Bount is remembered in particular for his travels in Turkey, published as A VOYAGE INTO THE LEVANT (London, 1636). He was recognised by Charles I, being made a gentleman pensioner to the king and knighted 21 March 1...

Dixwell family. (family)