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letters of attorney

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 127 Collections and/or Records:

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Copies of separate letters of attorney for Edward Asser of Cambridge, singleman, and John Thurlow of Landbeach, husbandman, to collect arrearages of rent., 1588-12-19

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/35/119H
Scope and Contents

Edward Asser is assigned Little Wilbraham and Barton, and John Thurlow Landbeach, Histon, Milton, Impington and Chesterton (but see CCCC09/35/120).

Dates: 1588-12-19
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Copy of letters of attorney for John Dix, Ralph Dawson, Edward Elwine, Benjamin Carier, Henry Morley, Robert Gyll and Tobias Wood., 1592-03-09

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/01/34
Scope and Contents

They are deputed to act for the college in all causes concerning real estate including collection of arrears of rent in Cambridge and Cambridgeshire.

Dates: 1592-03-09
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Copy of letters of attorney for Richard Willoughby to collect college debts, etc., 1577-06-17

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC02/B/150
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: These generally exclude stewards' (domestic and estate) accounts, kitchen accounts, tutors' accounts.In the early years the Master and Bursar were sometimes one and the same person. Note also that the term 'steward' could apply to the present office of Bursar as well as to the steward of an estate, or a steward in charge of, for example, the arrangements for commencement feasts.Account books entered under 'Library and plate' (07/14, etc.) also include other college...
Dates: 1577-06-17
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Copy of letters of attorney for Robert Chever to collect college debts, etc., 1581-07-26

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC02/B/153
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: These generally exclude stewards' (domestic and estate) accounts, kitchen accounts, tutors' accounts.In the early years the Master and Bursar were sometimes one and the same person. Note also that the term 'steward' could apply to the present office of Bursar as well as to the steward of an estate, or a steward in charge of, for example, the arrangements for commencement feasts.Account books entered under 'Library and plate' (07/14, etc.) also include other college...
Dates: 1581-07-26
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Copy of letters of attorney for Robert Spicer, gent., and Toby Wood, yeoman, to distrain on Sir George Paul and/or Sir Robert Hatton., 1620-05

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC10/14/1A
Scope and Contents From the File:

The property had passed from Archbishop Parker to his son John and thence to Sir George Paul; Josias Horne and his wife Frances and John Parker's son Matthew also acquiring parts of the property. The college sues Sir George for £60 arrears in payment of the annuity. Sir George countersues.

Dates: 1620-05
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Copy of letters of attorney for Robert Spicer, gent., John Brasbone, Robert Tavan and William Shepard as in 35, dated 27 June 1628., 1628-06-27 - 1631-04-03

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/01/38
Scope and Contents

With note of similar letters of attorney for Richard Pepys, esquire, John Domelaw, Richard Sterne, John Eston, William Roberts, gent., Robert Tavan and William Shepard, dated 3 Apr. 1631.

Dates: 1628-06-27 - 1631-04-03
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Copy of letters of attorney for Samuel Walsall, Merlin Higden, William Graves, Tobias [Wood?], and Robert Gell of Cambridge and Edward Halles of Barnwell., 1607-12-04

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/01/35
Scope and Contents

They are deputed to act for the college in all causes concerning real estate including collection of arrears of rent.

Dates: 1607-12-04
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Copy of letters of attorney for Thomas Osborne, Richard Palmer, John Munday, John Domelaw, Robert Spicer, Toby Wood amd Robert Gell to act for the college in all causes concerning real estate including collection of arrears of rent., 1619-07-13

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/01/40
Scope and Contents From the Management Group:

Entries in Lease Book 1 are noted as copies, or, where the originals are no longer held, are intercalated, Note that this lease book has many marginal notes, mostly by Matthew Parker, seldom entered here, giving cross-references to later leases of the same proprty, and indications of the 'present' tenant.

Dates: 1619-07-13
 Item — CCCC02/M/14/38a

Draft letters of attorney for delivery of seisin to the University, 1575

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC02/M/14/38a
Scope and Contents

Name of attorney/s left blank in the letters from the college; names of John Baker and Henry Gotobed inserted later in those from the archbishop

Dates: 1575
 Item — CCCC02/M/14/25a

Draft letters of attorney for John Baker and/or Henry Gotobed to receive seisin of the property in no. 24., 1571

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC02/M/14/25a
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Nos 34, 36, 47, and 60-63 not used; no. 58 is filed under Great St Mary's parish (CCCC09/8/288a)

Dates: 1571
 File — CCCC04/S/7a

Draft letters of attorney for Thomas Colman to receive the arrears due on the Colman annuity from Quinborow Colman., 1666

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC04/S/7a
Scope and Contents

Erasmus Lane is corrected from Benjamin Lane at the beginning of the document but not thereafter. The space of day and month is left blank,.

Dates: 1666
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Grant to Henry Mason of Shipdhan of two pieces of land with buildings in Shipdham., 1401-05-13

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/31E/2
Scope and Contents

One piece lies between a messuage of the said Henry (E) and a path leading to Shipdham church (W) and abuts on land and a messuage of John Femel (S) and a path (N) and was formerly of William Brynyng of Shipdham; the other lies between a public path (E) and a close of the said Henry (W) and abuts (S) on a close of the said Henry and (N) on a close of Peter Baxter, as shown by boundary marks, and was formerly of Roger Flemyng of Shipdham.

Dates: 1401-05-13
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Letters of attormey for Robert Coker, burgess, and William Therkill to deliver seisin of the last to the other parties of the deed., 1469-08-21

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/10/37
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

XI 9 appears not to relate to Cambridge and is listed at 09/1/10. Nos 51 to 59 (with the possible exception of 56.a and b) not found March 2005. Nos 99, 103-05, 108-10, 112, 115, 119, 122 and 129 not found, perhaps not used.

Dates: 1469-08-21
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Letters of attorney appointing individuals to collect rents and arrears due to the college (cancelled), 1600-05-02

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC02/M/20/4
Scope and Contents

The names (all deleted) of the individuals are: Benjamin Carrier, Henry Campbell, Anthony Watson, John Robinson, Edward Gent, Tobias Wood and Robert Gell.

Dates: 1600-05-02
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Letters of attorney appointing John de Bradfield and John Wallis to deliver seisin of the tenement as in 49 and 51 to Master Thomas de Eltisley and others., 1365-12-26

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/11/50
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

A note by G. A. Wise, dated 12 Sept. 1936. 'on the cataloguing of the deeds of St Botolph parish' analyses the sub-groups 1 to 8; 9 consists of miscellaneous deeds in chronological order. XII 97 and 98 relate to the parish of Over and are listed there.

Dates: 1365-12-26
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Letters of attorney appointing John de Kimberley to deliver seisin of tenements to her daughter (as in 7(12))., 1296-09-16

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/11/7(13)
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

A note by G. A. Wise, dated 12 Sept. 1936. 'on the cataloguing of the deeds of St Botolph parish' analyses the sub-groups 1 to 8; 9 consists of miscellaneous deeds in chronological order. XII 97 and 98 relate to the parish of Over and are listed there.

Dates: 1296-09-16
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Letters of attorney appointing Masters John Aleyn and Henry Droode, clerks, and Henry Veysy, grocer, his proctors in any suits in any courts, 1485-05-30

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC15/10
Scope and Contents From the Management Group:

Includes Acts of Parliament and other public documents and some documents relating to the university, but not specifically to the college.

Dates: 1485-05-30
 Item — CCCC15/16

Letters of attorney appointing proctors in an action brought against him by the Dean and Chapter of the college of Stoke by Clare, 1457-09-30

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC15/16
Scope and Contents

The proctors are: Robert Kent, proctor in the consistory court of Canterbury,Roger Draper, ntoary public and registrar to the Bishop of London, and Thomas Bary (substituted for John Bryn).

Dates: 1457-09-30
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Letters of attorney appointing Richard Ade and Henry Crowland to deliver seisin in accordance with 65., 1473-09-20

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/13/66
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Some of this is in Grantchester parish, though the greater number are in St Giles' parish. The numbers XIV 38 to XIV 47 are not used.

Dates: 1473-09-20
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Letters of attorney appointing Richard Mee and William Roberts to be admitted to the lands formerly held by his deceased father, and to surrender them to the uses of his will., 1776-02-07

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/23/224
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Nos 11-13, 26-199 not used. 223 (1) relates to the manor of Barton Lancaster and is there housed and listed.
See also under Grantchester XXXVI G 129.1: Dr Hooke's notebook of his livings at Grantchester and Little Wilbraham, 1762-76.
Membrane 5 of 09/35/141 has records of the court of Wilbraham Rycotts for 1631, 1635 and 1636.

Dates: 1776-02-07
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