Bond of Sir John Dawnay

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Bond in £40 by Sir John Dawnay, of Sessay in Yorkshire, to Jane Younge, otherwise Kyneston, widow of York, payable by 16 June next. Signed and sealed [seal wanting] 25 March 1585. With a note of payment in the margin.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir John Dawnay may have been the son of Sir Guy Dawnay, who died in 1552.

Arrangement

Single item.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to the items in the collection is unrestricted for the purpose of private study and personal research within the controlled environment and restrictions of the Library's Palaeography Room. Access to archive collections may be restricted under the Freedom of Information Act. Please contact the University Archivist for details.

Acquisition Information

Given by Miss W.Myers in 1962.

Other Finding Aids

Collection level description.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9" x 6"

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

Bibliography

For Dawnay, see Victoria County History, Yorkshire I.