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Stone Family papers

MS-1339
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1339

Description

The papers of the Stone family contain parchment indentures, covenants, probate deeds and wills, manuscript notes, letters, receipts and invoices. The documents chronicle the legal transactions of Richard Stone (circa 1570-1653) of Clayhanger, Devon and Chipstable, Somerset, England and his descendants. Seen together the materials shed light on the evolution of British legal documents from 1571 to 1872.

Dates

  • 1571 - 1933

Creator

Extent

5 linear ft. (3 boxes)

Overview

Stone Family of Clayhanger, Devon and Chipstable, Somerset, England, 1571-1933. Contains legal documents, including deeds and indentures on parchment chronicling the evolution of British legal documents.

Source

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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