Scope and Content

Comprising: settlement papers 1717-1954; title deeds 1717-1843; Manor of Brughwallis papers 1688-1851; Estate administration 1757-1905; Sutton township records 1770-1851; other records 1742-1937

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Other Finding Aids

A full catalogue of the archive is being prepared, and at present the title deeds, which comprise only non-current deeds not transferred after the sale of the properties to new owners, are not yet catalogued.

Related Material

Other records of the family are held by the Yorkshire Archaeological Society (YAS), for which see Sylvia Thomas, Guide to the Archive Collections of the Yorkshire Archaeological Society 1931-1983 (1985), pages 42-43. A copy of the Yorkshire Archaeological Society catalogue of the records is available at Doncaster Archives.

There is a small quantity of deeds related to the legal affairs of the Anne family, 1786 to 1907, amongst the clients' papers in the archives of Baxter and Somerville of Doncaster, solicitors, for which see Doncaster Archives reference DX/BAX/S/61629-61641.

The Catholic chapel maintained by the family has registers for the years 1761 to 1836. The original registers are held at the Public Record Office. A microfilm is available at Doncaster Archives (reference DZMZ/45).


Publication Note: For information about the family, see J. Hunter, South Yorkshire, volume two (1831) pages 148-149 and 483-486.