Sub-sub-fonds LB - Salesbury of Rug family and estate papers

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Salesbury of Rug family and estate papers


  • 1566-[1745] (Creation)

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8 bundles, 2 envelopes, 3 loose items

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Family and estate papers, mainly of the Salesbury family of Rug, comprising settlements and wills, 1602-1741; rentals and an inquisition into rents, 1566, 1713-1744, accounts, 1687-1709, mortgages, 1688-1696, [1738x1745], legal papers, 1698-1715,
and letters, 1695-1739. Most of the material relates to the Salesbury family of Rug prior to its association with the Pughe family of Mathafarn and Thomas Pryse of Gogerddan.

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Arranged as six series, by type: Salesbury family settlements and wills, rentals
and an inquisition into rents, mortgages, accounts, legal papers, and letters.

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Futher letters and documents concerning the Rug estate are in the letters and papers of Thomas Pryse, ref. GCC1

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