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Ashbee family


Dates and places

17th-20th centuries

Geographical areas

Charington, Egerton and Pluckley (England)

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:


25 letters from members of the Ashbee family to Oscar Browning, 1884 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0272/OB/1/50/C
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Most of the files contain five or more letters. Some files include letters from more than one member of a family, and the larger correspondences occupy two or more files.

Dates: 1884 - 1911

Ashbee wills and financial documents, 1774 - 1961

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/17
Scope and Contents

Information about the Ashbee family, especially John Ashbee of Charing. Items include leases and other land or financial documents; Henry Spencer Ashbee's Will; copies of letters concerning Henry Ashbee's Will Trust; and copies of Janet Ashbee's will and obituary. Also included are 'Plan Suggested in Regard to Group 5' signed by C.R. Ashbee and dated Jan 1935 which appears to be a passage of instructions for C.R. Ashbee's will.

Dates: 1774 - 1961

Correspondence and other daily papers of the Ashbee family, 1784 - 1885

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/18
Scope and Contents

Papers relating to the Ashbee family, especially Richard Ashbee of Pluckley and John Ashbee of Egerton. These include correspondence, legal and financial statements and bills.

Dates: 1784 - 1885

Correspondence: Ashbees and Barbers, 1936-12-09 - 1946-11-12

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/14
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and enclosures related to the research of Oswald Barber, C.R. Ashbee's German cousin, who was looking into his family history to support a claim to British citizenship. Correspondents include C.R. Ashbee, Janet Ashbee, Jane Felicity Ashbee, Oswald Barber and his son, Percy Barber.

Dates: 1936-12-09 - 1946-11-12

Genealogical notes and other papers relating to the Ashbee family, 1763 - 1933

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/16
Scope and Contents

Genealogical notes, family trees, land documents, and wills, especially relating to the activities of John Ashbee of Pluckley, Richard Ashbee of Egerton, John Ashbee of Egerton and Joseph Ashbee of Charing.

Dates: 1763 - 1933

Papers relating to the Ashbee family, 1689 - 1825

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/15
Scope and Contents

Papers relating to the Ashbees of Charing, Egerton and Pluckley. These include land documents, wills and sketches of land around Chart Leacon Turnpike.

Dates: 1689 - 1825

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Kent 4
lease and will 1
letter 1
will 1
will and drawing 1