Papers of the Peake family, 1569-1959, including deeds relating to properties in Henllan, Denbigh, Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd and Llansannan, Denbighshire, and Hayes and Isleworth, Middlesex, 1569-1862; vouchers and correspondence relating to the Peake estates, 1774-1959; legal documents, 1723-1934; letters of administration and related records, 1807-1935; pedigrees, [post 1766]-[c. 1800]; and poetry, [c. 1748].
PEAKE OF PERTHEWIG MSS
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Peake family lived at Perthewig in the township of Lleweni, Henllan, Denbighshire, during the 17th and 18th centuries. During the late 18th century, the property appears to have been disposed of by Thomas Peake (fl. 1755-1808), who lived mainly in Middlesex.
Arranged into the following series: deeds; estate; legal; and family.
Deposited by Mr W. Thomson, Wokingham, Berkshire, executor of the late Mrs M. P. Morris of Beches Manor, Wokingham, per Berkshire Record Office, 1964.
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All records have been retained
The papers remained with the Peake family, eventually passing to Mrs M P Morris (nee Peake), of Wokingham, Berkshire.
Accruals are not expected