Legal papers, pedigrees and other items relating to Thomas Howorth's title to the White-House estate, with original opinions of Francis Hargrave, Andrew Wright and Edmund Wigley.
Howorth family: Papers
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Howorth family were from Herefordshire. Thomas Howorth, of Worcester, was the son of Robert Howorth (d. 1767) and his wife Martha.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Presented by Mrs Edith P. Hazen, from the collections of A.T. Hazen, Columbia University, 1979.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives, with reference to the entry on the volume in J.H. Baker, A catalogue of English legal manuscripts in Cambridge University Library (The Boydell Press, Woodbridge, 1996), p. 630.
Other Finding Aids
The papers were formerly part of the collection of Sir Thomas Phillipps, MS 21718.