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Notebook of Robert and Lizzy Dennis

Comprising list of churches visited; exhibits in South Kensington museum; International Exhibition, diary of visit to Dorset, Devon and Cornwall with natural history notes, notes on churches in various counties etc.

Miscellaneous papers, poetry, instructions for holding a court leet, and notes about religion, politics, etc.

Including draft letter about the foot band of King's Lynn, 1618, list of persons pleading and compounding against knighthood, dated at Walsingham, 16 Sep 1631, warrant with seal for named seamen and passengers rescued from the ship Anne to receive necessary relief and lodging on their way from King's Lynn to Cornwall, 1686 (endorsed 'Counterfeit testimonial'), Order to Justices to take Oaths of Sir Christopher Calthorpe, Sir Nicholas L'Estrange, Henry Daye, and John L'Estrange, 1690, copy letter containing account of deathbed of Dowager Queen Mary [widow of James II], 1718.

Miscellaneous deeds, bonds, etc., relating to the L'Estrange, Calthorpe, Styleman, Lewkenor and Hare families, Mayowe of Truro, Cornwall, etc.

Including copy will of Roger Rokewood of Euston, Suffolk, 1479, Exchequer discharge to Sir Hamon L'Estrange for fines paid by Norfolk gentry exonerating them from the task of knighthood, 1633, rate on inhabitants of East Barsham, 1651, and 'Money laid out about closes in the Park', 1653-1654.

Styleman family; 1199-20th century; Hunstanton and Snettisham, Norfolk

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