TEMPLE NEWSAM FAMILY AND ESTATE RECORDS (WYL100)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Family and estate archive of the Ingram family, Viscounts Irwin, later Wood family, Viscounts and Earls of Halifax

WYL100/M MANORIAL RECORDS

WYL100/M/1-11 Manor of Temple Newsam

WYL100/M/12-16 Manor of Leeds Kirkgate-cum-Holbeck

WYL100/M/17 Miscellaneous

Note : Manorial records of other properties are listed under SEPARATE ESTATES below.

WYL100/EA ESTATE ADMINISTRATION

Including the business and financial transactions (other than those connected with PUBLIC OFFICE) as these were carried out by the stewards concurrently with estate management.

WYL100/EA/1, 2 Business Papers of Sir Arthur Ingram, the elder and younger.

WYL100/EA/3 Inventories of household goods.

WYL100/EA/4 Schedules of deeds, catalogues of books, etc.

WYL100/EA/5, 6 Investments in South Sea Co., Bank of England, East India Company, Scarborough ships.

WYL100/EA/7-9 Acquittances.

WYL100/EA/10 Bills of Exchange.

WYL100/EA/11 Bonds found loose. (others are with deeds under SEPARATE ESTATES below).

WYL100/EA/12 Accounts : Stewards' Vouchers.

WYL100/EA/13 Accounts : Account and Day Books.

WYL100/EA/14 Accounts : Household and Personal.

WYL100/EA/15 Rentals : General Estate (for individual rentals see SEPARATE ESTATES below).

WYL100/EA/16 Rentals : Miscellaneous.

WYL100/EA/18 Steward's papers and precedent books (for Steward's letters see CORRESPONDENCE).

WYL100/EA/19 Miscellaneous estate papers.

WYL100/EA/20 Maps and plans (see also SEPARATE ESTATES).

WYL100/F FAMILY PAPERS

WYL100/F/1 Grants of Title, Arms and other privileges.

WYL100/F/2 Irwin Coat of Arms.

WYL100/F/3 Pedigrees.

WYL100/F/4 Various family papers.

WYL100/F/5 Education (see also WYL100/EA/2).

WYL100/F/6 Theological tracts, sermons, etc.

WYL100/F/7 Poetry.

WYL100/F/8 Recipes.

WYL100/F/9 Shorthand notes.

WYL100/F/10-15a Papers of other branches of the Ingram family, families connected by marriage or for whom the Ingrams acted as trustees, executors, etc.

WYL100/F/10 Margaret Ingram.

WYL100/F/11 Charles Greville of Milcote.

WYL100/F/12 Madame Aislabie.

WYL100/F/13 Skelton family.

WYL100/F/14 Scarborough family.

WYL100/F/15 Arthur Ingram of Barrowby Hall.

WYL100/F/15 Hopton family.

WYL100/F/16 Wills, Letters of Administration and testamentary papers.

WYL100/F/16/34 Wills and testamentary papers et seq. of other families.

WYL100/F/17 Family settlements and deeds conveying groups of properties.

WYL100/F/18 Papers in connection with family settlements.

WYL100/L LEGAL PAPERS

Arranged chronologically by suit.

WYL100/LA LOCAL AFFAIRS

WYL100/LA/1 Leeds Mills.

WYL100/LA/2 Leeds Grammar School.

WYL100/LA/3 Woollen Industry.

WYL100/LA/4 Turnpike Trusts.

WYL100/LA/5 Aire and Calder Canal.

WYL100/LA/6 Leeds Parish Church.

WYL100/LA/7 Local Taxation.

WYL100/LA/8 Recusancy.

WYL100/LA/9 Quarter Sessions.

WYL100/ LA/10 Miscellaneous

WYL100/PO PUBLIC OFFICE

WYL100/PO/1 Secretary to the Council of the North.

WYL100/PO/2 Military Papers.

WYL100/PO/2A General.

WYL100/PO/2B Civil War Assessments.

WYL100/PO/2C Military Career of Rich, 5th Viscout Irwin

WYL100/PO/3 Lord Lieutenant of Yorks. E.R.

WYL100/PO/4 Vice Admiral of Yorkshire.

WYL100/PO/5A Governor of Barbados.

WYL100/PO/5 Commissary General of Minorca.

WYL100/PO/6 Farmer of the English Customs.

WYL100/PO/7 Farmer of the Irish Customs.

WYL100/PO/8 Farmer of the Royal Alum.

WYL100/PO/9 Minor offices.

WYL100/PO/10 Parliamentary elections.

WYL100/PO/11 Papers concerning National Affairs

(Acquired in Connection with Public Office or Membership of Parliament).

WYL100/C CORRESPONDENCE

General series arranged by the Historical Manuscripts Commission. Letters on specific topics have been extracted and placed in the classes to which they refer; therefore see also PUBLIC OFFICE, ESTATE ADMINISTRATION and SEPARATE ESTATES.

Most unlisted. Draft list available.

SEPARATE ESTATES

Deeds, papers and incidental manorial documents, rentals and surveys and correspondence referring to each estate.

WYL100/AR ARMIN (W.R.)

WYL100/AW ALTOFTS AND WARMFIELD (W.R.)

WYL100/BL BIRDSALL (E.R.)

WYL100/BS BARTON le STREET (N.R.)

WYL100/CO COLTON in WHITKIRK (W.R.)

WYL100/GF GALTRES FOREST AND HUNTINGTON (N.R)

WYL100/HA HALTON in WHITKIRK (W.R.)

WYL100/HC HATFIELD CHACE (W.R.)

WYL100/HX HALIFAX (W.R.)

WYL100/HO HOLBECK in LEEDS (W.R.)

WYL100/KN KNOTTINGLEY (W.R.)

WYL100/LS LEEDS (W.R.) including ARMLEY BEESTON, BRAMLEY, KNOSTROPP, HUNSLET, WESTFIELDGATE

WYL100/NE NEWSHAM in WHITKIRK (W.R.)

WYL100/NO NORMANTON (W.R.)

WYL100/OA OAKWELL (W.R.)

WYL100/RO ROTHWELL (W.R.)

WYL100/SH SHERIFF HUTTON (N.R.)

WYL100/SW SWINLLINGTON (W.R.)

WYL100/TS THORPE STAPLETON (W.R.)

WYL100/WK WAKEFIELD (W.R.)

WYL100/YO YORK

WYL100/YZ MISCELLANEOUS YORKS. DEEDS

1. ARKSEY AND BENTLEY

2. BARNSLEY MILLS

3. CALVERLEY (inclosure)

4. CASTLEFORD MILLS

5. ECCLESHILL

6. FACEBY (N.R)

7. MIDDLETON

8. OVERTON (N.R.)

9. POTTOE (N.R.)

10. SCARTH WOOD

11. SCARTHINGWELL

12. SETON

13. WEIGHTON-CUM-SHIPLEY

14. BENTLEY N.R

15. HEMINGBROUGH N.R.

16. BRACKENBROUGH N.R.

20. THORALBY N.R.

21. HUTTON ON DERWENT N.R.

22. SPAUNTON N.R.

23. AGRAM GRANGE N.R.

24. BROMPTON (Pickering) N.R.

25. E. HARLESAY N.R.

26. WHORELTON N.R.

27. BEVERLEY E.R.

28. HOWDEN E.R.

29. SNAITH E.E.

30. CROPTON E.R. (?N.R.)

31. BOYNTON E.R.

32. BRANSBURTON E.R.

33. HESSLE E.R.

34. STEETON E.R.

35. WHELDRAKE PARK E.R.

36. NAFFERTON E.R.

37. MISCELLANEOUS (1 bdl.)

NON-YORKSHIRE ESTATES

WYL100/BH BARTON ON HUMBER (Lincolnshire.)

WYL100/HM HORSHAM (Sussex)

WYL100/LN LAUGHTON (Lincolnshire.)

WYL100/LO LONDON (Middsx.)

WYL100/MC MILCOTE (Warwick)

WYL100/SC SCOTTON (Lincolnshire.)

WYL100/DZ MISCELLANEOUS NON-YORKSHIRE ESTATES

Conditions Governing Access

private

Acquisition Information

This extensive collection of family, official and estate records of the Ingram family, Viscounts Irwin of Temple Newsam, was purchased by Leeds Public Libraries from Viscount Halifax in 1938. The main deposit of this collection was not accessioned.

Note

Broad Acres, Big Houses, Yorkshire People Yorkshire Signpost Family and Estate Yorkshire. The contents of this catalogue are in the copyright of the place of deposit; Rights in the Access to Archives database are the property of the Crown.

Custodial History

It is suggested that some estate records were sent for salvage in the second world war. Previous reference TN.

Related Material

Amalgamated deposit LC01012, LC03016, LC03997. Related material at WYL160/213, WYL160/216, LC01038 (Pawson MSS). Also at WYL343

Some of these documents were copied and indexed in the Pawson MSS also at Leeds Archives Office.

For other records of this family and estate see the Dibb Lupton solicitors Deposit, also the Hollis Webb and John Farrer and Co, Estate Agents Records. These records are also in the Leeds Archives Department.

For records of Maynell Ingram see Farrer and Company solicitors (WYL524)

Lord Halifax's papers formerly at Hickleton and Garrowby are now mostly at the Borthwick Institute, York.

They include:-

Letters of the time of Richard and Henry. 5th & 7th Lords Irwin.

Temple Newsam accounts as Military Hospital 1915-17, game books 1897-1920 and some Hatfield papers.

See list in Leeds Archives Department filed with NRA lists.