Account Book

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 EGR8/1/1/1
  • Dates of Creation
      1757-1799
  • Physical Description
      21 x 33.5 cm, 1 vol., board covers, vellum-bound.

Scope and Content

Provides a statement of Thomas Walton's assets and liabilities at his death on 6 February 1757, funeral and probate expenses, legacies and annuities to be paid out under his will. Until 1780 there are annual itemised statements of debts due (headed "debts doubtful" up to 1767).

Inscribed "W" in centre of front cover.

Written in the hand of Mary Countess of Stamford up to 1771, thereafter in the hand of the 5th Earl of Stamford.