File P 1/12 - Drury pedigree roll

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P 1/12


Drury pedigree roll


  • 1680-1794 (Creation)

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Armorial pedigree roll showing the descent from Drury, "a Norman gent. came in with William ye Conquerour", to Elizabeth (d. 1788), wife of William Byron, lord Byron, and her cousins Sir Charles Gould Morgan (d. 1806) and Paston Gould (d. 1782) The roll originally concluded with the generation of Elizabeth's grandfather, Charles Shaw (godson of Charles II), but is continued in other hands to 1794.

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The roll is endorsed 'Pedigree of the Druryes of Besthorpe, 1680.'


Preferred citation: P 1/12

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  • Text: P 1/12 (Bocs 347).