History of the Woodville family

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Three volumes, compiled by George Orred of Tranmore [Tranmere, Merseyside] and completed in 1865, tracing the history of the Woodville family from origins in Normandy down to c.1860; including copies of coats of arms, pedigrees and other documents, 1050-1813, transcribed in a volume entitled 'Woodville evidences'.

Administrative / Biographical History

The collection was compiled by George Orred of Tranmore [Tranmere, Merseyside], tracing the history of the Woodville family.

Conditions Governing Access

The Special Collections Division is available for anyone to use, regardless of whether you are attached to an academic institution. Access to the Archives and Manuscripts and Rare Books reading room, however, is by prior appointment to access the manuscript material. See our website for more details.

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