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Churchill, John, 1650 - 1722 (1st Duke of Marlborough, general and statesman)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1650 - 1722

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Grant of the manor of Woodstock, 1704-10-24

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW V 2/2
Scope and Contents

Printed act of Parliament granting the manor of Woodstock [Oxfordshire], together with Hardley, Wootton, Old-Woodstock, Hanborough, Stonesfield, Combe and Bladon, to the 1st Duke of Marlborough [earlier John Churchill] in return for his services to the Crown.

Dates: 1704-10-24
Conditions Governing Access: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original
 File

Letter from John, Lord Churchill offering his services to William of Orange, 1688-08-04 - 1946-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW V 2/1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Includes: individual items given to Churchill, including papers relating to the 1st Duke of Marlborough; family memorabilia; articles by Churchill; accounts; items relating to Churchill's funeral.

Dates: 1688-08-04 - 1946-05
Conditions Governing Access: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original
 File

Marlborough and Nelson letters, 1700-08 - 1801-11-28

Reference Code: GBR/0014/WCHL 11/3/3
Scope and Contents Includes: letter from 1st Duke of Marlborough [earlier John Churchill] to an unknown recipient, promising to pass on a letter from a Mr Robinson [? John Robinson, English envoy to Sweden], and asking if his correspondent would let him know what he was doing, as 1st Lord Albemarle did not write regularly, also asking him to give Albemarle an enclosed letter [not present], if he was with him, or otherwise to let the King [? Charles XII of Sweden] open it; contemporary copy of Marlborough's...
Dates: 1700-08 - 1801-11-28
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Closures are noted in the catalogue.
 Fonds

The Papers of Sir William Deakin

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DEAK
Scope and Contents

The collection largely comprises research papers, particularly about Yugoslavia during the Second World War, 1950s-1990s. In addition, a small number of papers concern Deakin's work on "Marlborough: His Life and Times", mainly consisting of typed transcripts of letters and documents used in research, and on Churchill's history of the Second World War.

Dates: 1935 - 1999
Conditions Governing Access: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

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Type
Archival Object 3
Collection 1
 
Subject
Literature 1
Yugoslavia 1
 

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.