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Papers concerned with Frere family history, 1809-05-19

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/FRE/3

Scope and Contents

Letter from William Frere to his aunt, Lady Fenn re pedigree of family members buried at Finingham, with notes of family tree and birth dates of him and his siblings and other family members (all in envelope labelled Family);
wrapper of letter to Lady Fenn, with birth dates of family members; family tree


  • Creation: 1809-05-19


Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

Some records series are subject to confidentiality restrictions with the following closure periods: 30 years from date of creation for general administration files, legal records and financial files; 50 years from date of creation for governmental records, including papers of the College Governing Body and College Council, and constituent committees; 100 years from date of creation for personal and personnel records, including tutorial files, staff and fellows files and appointment records, personal finance and pension records. In addition sensitive correspondence and papers concerning College affairs such as disputes and disciplinary matters are closed for 100 years. Restrictions apply on some personal and private papers.


3 item(s) (3 pieces) : Paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Immediate Source of Acquisition

These had been stored with Stanley French's papers. Direct provenance not known. Possibly also came from Michael Mackenzie or were sorted out by French from other College papers.

Date information

DateText: Date taken from letter - the only dated item.


Frere, William

Finding aid date

2001-06-13 17:04:16+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

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