Fonds MC 233 - Family Papers of Jex-Blake and Buxton families, with Title Deeds of Caister Hall Estate

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MC 233


Family Papers of Jex-Blake and Buxton families, with Title Deeds of Caister Hall Estate


  • 1659-1949 (Creation)

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98 pieces

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 17 March 1989 (MS 22972 numbered MC 233/1-85), 9 April 1990 (MS 22972 numbered MC 233/86-90), 5 May 1999 (ACC 1999/29 numbered MC 233/91) and 8 July 1991 (MS 22972 numbered MC 233/91A-97).

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These papers relate primarily to Thomas Jex Blake (1790-1868) who married firstly Elizabeth Palmer and secondly Maria Cubitt; his son Thomas William Jex-Blake (1832-1915) who was headmaster of Rugby School, 1874-1887, Dean of Wells, 1891-1911, and who married Henrietta Corderey in 1857; and their children especially Henrietta, principal of Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, 1909-1921.

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Caister Title Deeds MC 233/1-2
Buxton family MC 233/3-11
Jex-Blake family, early Letters MC 233/12-13
Thomas Jex-Blake and Maria Cubitt MC233/14-17
Thomas William Jex-Blake MC 233/18-30
Henrietta Jex-Blake MC 233/31-46
Violet Jex-Blake MC 233/47-48
Arthur John Jex-Blake MC 233/49-50
Evangeline Jex-Blake MC 233/51
Miscellaneous and genealogical MC 233/52-57
Household accounts MC 233/58
Diaries and journals MC 233/59-61
Printed pamphlets MC 233/62-63
Family title deeds MC 233/64
Sermons MC 233/65
Photographs etc. MC 233/66-82
Genealogical MC 233/83-85

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Created 15/11/2004 by Droip. Modified 20/08/2019 by Catherine.Collins.


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