[Genealogies of Scudamore and related families] [manuscript], [ca. 1820] | University of Illinois Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Contains genealogical charts and estate information concerning the Scudamore and related families from the late 16th through early 19th century.
Title and location supplied by cataloger; date conjectured from fol. 8r which has an entry for "Two sons living in 1820"; probably written in the same year that Frances Howard died.
Arranged from index on front inside cover: p. 1: Pedigree of Frances, Duchess of Norfolk from 1571. -- p. 3: Pedigree of Robert Jackson. -- p. 5: Pedigree of Sir Edwin Fras. Stanhope. -- p. 7: Pedigree of John Parsons Esq., Mrs. Burr & Miss Davies. -- p. 8: Documents relating to the family of Hen. Scudamore of Pembridge Barth. -- p. 8 & 9: Pedigree & certificate & observation relating to Scudamore Bevaus family & James Scudamore. -- p. 9: Pedigree of John Jones St. Columb, Cornewale. -- p. 10: Extracts from Langarren register &c. -- p. 11: Pedigree of John Scudamore Lechmere Esquire. -- p. 13: Pedigree of Sir John Scudamore of Ballingham. -- p. 14-22: Extracts from late Mr. Brooke's manuscript. -- p. 24-43: Particular of fines &c relating to antient demesne lands in Wormelow. -- p. 44-45: [Fines &c. relating to Craddock Estate] -- p. 46-54: Particular of Genl. Fitzroy's claim. -- p. 55-56: Extracts from old book of customs &c. of manor of Wormelow. -- p. 57-86: Answers to queries of Mr. Wingfield relating to antient demesne lands. -- p. 64-66: Extracts from Brooke as to Ballingham Scudamores. -- p. 67-71: Abstract of deeds &c. relating to same family. -- p. 73: Pedigree of the Cotes's from Kildare Ld. Digby. -- p. 75: Pedigree of the Digby family. -- p. 76: Will of Geo Scu: of Blackbrooke. -- p. 77: Mr. Lechmere's amended pedigree with notes. -- p. 78-79: Memoranda respecting Ragland family. -- p. 82: Mr. Harwoods pedigree. -- p. 85: Pedigree of Godwin Scudamore.
Fols. 49r-57v (written upside-down and starting from the rear) contain an account of the funeral of the Duchess of Norfolk; text dated 24th August 1822 on fol. 53v.
Binding: Bound in marbled paper wrapper with cover inscription "Phillipps MS".
Provenance: Formerly owned by Sir Thomas Phillipps.
Provenance: Acquired from Stevens & Brown, 7 December 1943.
Former Shelfmark: Phillipps MS 22077 & 22308 (from fol. 2r).
Shelfmark: Urbana, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Post-1650 MS 204.
Leaf dated 1826 on different paper laid-in after fol. 47.