Bradfer-Lawrence Collection: Dixon of Islington Inventory list

Identifier Sort ascending Title Level of description Date Digital object
BL/DX 1/6 Copy petition to lord chancellor by Thomas Dixon of Readow, Cumberland, and others, about will of Anthony Dixon of Clenchwarton, Norfolk, post 1731 File nd
BL/DX 1/8 Marriage settlement, Thomas Dixon of Islington and Ann Southgate, youngest daughter of L'estrange Southgate of Tilney St Lawrence [formerly W.68] File 27 Nov 1746
BL/DX 2/1/2/2 Thomas Francis, Lincoln's Inn: has been appointed by the court of exchequer as receiver of the rents and profits of the late Lord Colerane's estates in Norfolk, to hold the courts, etc., asks Dixon to send him a list of all the records. Item 25 Jul 1754
BL/DX 2/1/2/27 John Pitchford, Norwich: is heir to lands of his elder brother at Walpole and is amazed to hear his widow's sister has been admitted 'she has certainly as good a right in justice and equity to the Russian or German dominions as to those lands'. Item 3 Apr 1758
BL/DX 2/1/2/34 Thomas Francis: news of battle [of Quiberon Bay]; 'Think now 'tis all over with the French poltroons' Item 1 Dec 1759
BL/DX 2/1/2/61 Thomas Francis: award to Miss Hare who is to marry Mr Chauncey Townshend's eldest son Item 6 Feb 1763
BL/DX 2/2 Letters and receipts from Robert Rutty, London, about payment of rents from estate of his late brother, Thomas Rutty File 1746-1753
BL/DX 2/5 Marshland turnpike, receipts for interest on loans, Thomas Dixon, treasurer, lists of subscribers' names, etc. File 1772-1785
BL/DX 2/8 Extract from will of Stephen Newman, 1778, letters and papers about guardianship of his great-nephews Stephen and Bozock Newman of Terrington St Clements and their expenses, receipts, papers in case Newman v. Warner and Christian, etc. File 1778-1787
BL/DX 2/11 Miscellaneous professional papers of Thomas Dixon, including draft will of William Spencer of Wiggenhall St Mary leaving land in Islington and Tilney St Lawrence to his granddaughter Charlotte Cullen, 1777 File 1752-1777
BL/DX 4 Thomas Dixon's Cash and Memorandum Books Series 1762-1790
BL/DX 4/4 Cash and memorandum book, including letters from George Stalker, Whitehaven, to John Cledero, Islington, and from James Lloyd Dickins, London, to Dixon, and from John Wiseman begging for mercy 'five pepul cant live of halfe a crown a week' File 1765
BL/DX 4/11 Cash and memorandum book, including letter from Robert Chapman to John Kirke, Tilney, about the sea banks in Sutton in the Marsh File 1772
BL/DX 4/14 Cash and memorandum book File 1775
BL/DX 4/18 Cash and memorandum book File 1779
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