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Notes and extracts re Ralph family, 1809 - 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/KEN2/16/5

Scope and Contents

Poems by J.R.R. [John Rhodes Ralph (1786-1862, grandfather of Courtney Stanhope Kenny)] 1809 and 1810; genealogy notes on Raffe / Ralph family, and copy of inscriptions on Rhodes family gravestones in the parish church, Halifax; extract from call to Rev W. Wood to Stamford 1797, including note re gentleman (Mr Ralph) who has just left; extracts from early letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth mentioning the Ralph family, 1790 and 1795.


  • Creation: 1809 - 1900

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.


1 envelope(s) (Envelope) : Paper

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Date information

DateText: End date approximate..

Finding aid date

2001-07-02 11:21:18+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

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