Miscellaneous Documents

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous deeds and documents relating predominantly to Lincolnshire, and also to Norfolk (a marriage settlement relates to Sandringham Park and the advowson of the rectory and church of Sandringham: RYCH/2803). Parties include George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham, and his son George, 2nd Duke; Henry, Edward and Francis Manners, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Earls of Rutland; Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford; Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke; Theophilus Clinton, 4th Earl of Lincoln; Randal MacDonnell, 2nd Earl of Antrim; Dame Elizabeth Hildyard, Sir Robert Clayton MP and John Morris.