160 deeds, the majority of which relate to the Turner family, but include papers of the Hegginbothams, 1697-1808 and the Bromeleys, 1761-1776. There are also indentures of apprenticeship to the Turners, 1804-6, and one to Joseph Boothroyd of Wooldale, Yorkshire, 1800.
Turner Family Deeds
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Ch. Ches. 65-215; Lancs. 26-32; Derby 61; Yorks. 530
- Dates of Creation1624-1863
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description160 shelfmarks
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Turner family owned property in Cheshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire and Yorkshire.
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The deeds were given to the Library by N.H. New in 1922.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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