Fonds MC 578 - Ferrier Family Diaries

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MC 578


Ferrier Family Diaries


  • 1894-1967 (Creation)

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42 pieces

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(14th century-20th century)

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The Ferrier family came to Yarmouth from Norwich in the mid 16th century and its history is set out in the introduction to R.F.E. and J.A.H. Ferrier's edition of the travel diary of 1687 of Major Richard Ferrier in Camden Miscellany vol. ix. 1894.

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 8 March 1995 (MS 33504).

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For other papers of the Ferrier family of Great Yarmouth and Hemsby see MC 268 and MC 270.

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