Islington, Norfolk



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Islington, Norfolk

  • UF Tilney cum Islington

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Islington, Norfolk

13 Authority record results for Islington, Norfolk

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Thomas Dixon; fl 1749-1764; attorney at law; Islington, Norfolk

  • GB/153/NM/10545
  • Person
  • fl 1749-1764

Lord Coleraine died in 1749 leaving his estates to his illegitimate daughter, Henrietta du Plessis who was born in Italy in 1745. A lengthy lawsuit ensued and Thomas Francis was appointed receiver. Gout frequently prevented him from coming to Norfolk and Dixon continued to act as steward.

Islington Manor; 1189-1925; Islington, Norfolk

  • GB/153/NM/3893
  • Corporate body
  • 1189-1925

Robert de Scales died in possession,1324-5; heir his son Robert [IPM 6/593]. Thomas de Ingaldesthorp was found to have died seised of a moiety of the manor at an inquisition taken in 1328; John was his son and heir [IPM 7/109]. Sir Roger de Scales died in possession, 1387-8; heir his son Robert [IPM 16/531]. Robert Scales died in possession, 1403; heir his son Robert [IPM 18/724]. Joan, widow of Sir Roger Scales, died in possession 1415; heir her son Robert [IPM 20/162]. \r\nThe manor belonged to the Guybon family in the 17th century, then to the Dixon family from 1725. It passed to the descendants of Thomas Dixon's sister, Jane Bagge. William Bagge and Thomas Bagge are named as lords of the manor of Islington in the Inclosure Award of 1798 [C/Sce 1/8A]\r\nThomas and William Bagge are named as lords of the manor of Islington in the Clenchwarton Inclosure Act of 1825: the manor extended into Clenchwarton [C/Sca 2/69].\r\nEdward Bagge, Esq., of Islington Hall, is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).\r\nRichard Bagge, Esq., is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory, 1883.

Islington New Hall Manor; 1189-1925; Islington, Norfolk

  • GB/153/NM/3894
  • Corporate body
  • 1189-1925

Bryant says that the land later comprising the manor of Newhall was a part of the manor in Islington belonging to the Bishopric of Ely conveyed to the Crown by Act of Parliament temp Queen Elizabeth. The manor of Newhall was demised by the Crown to Thomas Lovell in 1570. Johnson Lee ocurs as lord 1797-1804; the Inclosure Award of 1798 describes him as lord of the Queen's Manor of New Hall in Islington [C/Sce 1/8A]. A rental of 1804 lists many tenants as living in the Wiggenhalls and in Lynn, including Lynn churchwardens and the mayor and burgesses of Lynn [NRO, MC 1856/3; C/Sce 1/8A].\r\nThomas Hoseason is named as lord of the manor of New Hall in Islington in the Clenchwarton Inclosure Act of 1825 [C/Sca 2/69].

Sarah Ann Nichols; nd [c 1818]-?; Islington, Norfolk

  • GB/153/NM/4792
  • Person
  • nd [c 1818]-?

Born c 1818. Married George Ockford Archer in 1844, subsequently of Islington. Travelled on the Continent of Europe as lady's maid or attendant with Miss Buxton and Miss Gurney (presumably Anna Gurney (1795-1857) the Anglo-Saxon scholar) of The Cottage, Northrepps.