File BL/MD 14/122 - Proven will of Thomas Clayborne the elder of King’s Lynn, merchant

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BL/MD 14/122

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Proven will of Thomas Clayborne the elder of King’s Lynn, merchant

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  • 1582 (Creation)

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1 parchment with seal

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(1792-1872)

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Collected over 60,000 manuscripts. Phillipps referred to himself as a complete ‘Vello-maniac’.
Born in Manchester, 2 July 1792. Educated at Rugby School and University College, Oxford. Elected a fellow of the Royal Society in 1820 and made a baronet the following year. Lived at Middle Hill, Broadway, then (from 1863) at Thirlestaine House in Cheltenham. Died 6 February 1872. After Phillipps's death, his vast collection of books and manuscripts was dispersed in a series of sales.

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Phillipps MS.

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BL/23/3/3/25

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83b626c0-a39b-4738-bf15-6d9f7440c686

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Created 15/02/2010 by Droip. Modified 07/08/2019 by Catherine.Collins.

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