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Scope and Content

  • /1 Holograph notes extracted from Manchester City News 1887, articles about Deacon and his family.
  • /2 Holograph note from Manchester City News 13 October 1888, fate of body on Deacon's son, Thomas.
  • /3-5 Holograph notes from Manchester City News, 15 March [1879] 19 April 1879, and 10 May 1879 articles on execution of Thomas Deacon junior and Thomas Sydall..
  • /6 Holograph note reference to Deacon's execution from Hibbert-Ware, Life.
  • /7 Holograph note extracted from Swindells, Manchester men
  • /8 Holograph note from Palatine Note Book, re. friend Podmore.
  • 9 Holograph note fromPalatine Note Book, article about son Charles.
  • /10 Holograph note from Byrom's Poems, references to Deacon.
  • /11 Holograph note from Lancashire Doctor's Diary, references to execution of Deacon and Sydall (2 sheets).
  • /12 Holograph note from Reilly, execution of Deacon.
  • /13 Holograph notes references from Brockbank and Local Gleanings.
  • /14-15 Holograph notes from Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society 1908 and 1911, article on post-45 situation in Manchester, and details of Deacon's medical training..
  • /16 Holograph note, a copy of Deacon's signature.
  • /17 Holograph note, extracted from R.R. James 'Medical man in practice in Shropshire 1779-1783' from Transactions of the Salop Archaeological Society4th series, vol. 7, 1918/9, re. William Cartwright an apothecary who married Deacon's daughter, Sophia.
  • /18 Holograph note from 'Records of Manchester'
  • /19 Holograph note, article on James Dawson and Thomas Syddall from Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society, 1929.
  • /20 Cutting from St Paul's Review June 1931, about the non-jurors.
  • /21 Photograph of Deacon's tomb.
  • /22 Photograph, pasted on paper, showing location's of Deacon's tomb at St Ann's churchyard., Manchester.
  • /23 Typescript list of Deacon's children.