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Inquisition post mortem, Haddenham etc., Cambridgeshire

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.1941

Scope and Contents

Inquisition post mortem on the estate of Sir John Jolles Kt, detailing lands in Haddenham, Wilburton, Witcham, Cambridgeshire; the Wiggenhalls, South Lynn, and Watlington, Norfolk; East Ham, West Ham and Stratford, Essex; Bromley St Leonards, Middlesex, and Redrith, Surrey. His wife Alice survives him, and his heir is his nephew Danett Poyntell, 59 years old at the time of his uncle's death. From Westminster, 2 pages. Examined by John Tooke and Francis Curll, auditors. Endorsed: '(53)'.


  • Creation: 18 Feb. 1623 (Possibly 1624?, 57 James I)

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Slightly torn

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by E.A.B. Barnard, F.S.A., 16 May 1932

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