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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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Letters of attorney for Robert Masters and John Foot of Landbeach for his admission to Worts lands and for surrender of them to new trustees., 1789-05-28 - 1789-06-10

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/35/298/1
Scope and Contents

The new trustees are to be Richard Watson, DD, Bishop of Llandaff and Regius Professor of Divinity, William Colman, DD, Master of CCCC., Lowther Yates, DD, Master of St Catharine's, and Joseph Turner, DD, Master of Pembroke (as in next).
Note of presentation and verdict, 10 June 1789.

Dates: 1789-05-28 - 1789-06-10
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Letters of attorney for Simon Grene, Fellow, Thomas Fuller, Walter Bedlon, Nicholas Collys and John Emlyn, notaries public, to receive a legacy of 8 marks under the will of Master Thomas Brydde, rector of Great Munden., 1476-11-18

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/34C/14
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: 1476-11-18
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Letters of attorney for Simon Grene [Green] to recover from the executors 8 marks left to the college by Thomas Brydde [Bird], late Rector of Great Munden [Herts]., 1476-11-16

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC02/M/8/1
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

For many masters there are no records beyond those in which he, along with the scholars or fellows, represents the college as a corporation, but all up to Pearce (1914-27) are listed here for reference. Some stray documents, are also entered under the relevant Mastership.

Dates: 1476-11-16
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Letters of attorney for Sir Thomas Compes and Sir John de Teversham, chaplains, to deliver seisin to John de Grantchester of the manor of Upware, etc., 1358-08-19

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/36/30b
Scope and Contents From the File: The others are: Alan de Banastre, parson of Lolworth; Henry de Tangmere; William de Horwode and Henry le Clerc of Cambridge.The properties enfeoffed are: the manof of Upware; all their lands and tenements in Wykys; all lands and tenements in Cambridge which were formerly Henry de Tangmere's; all their lands and tenements in Wimpole.Thomas de Eltisley as Master and the scholars of CCC also enfeoff all their lands, tenements and rents in Cambridge; an annual rent of £20 arising from...
Dates: 1358-08-19
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Letters of attorney for Thomas Hayreman and John Duxworth, burgesses of Cambridge, to deliver seisin to Walter Taylard, etc., 1443-05-10

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/03/10c
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Many of these deeds have been kept in a miscellaneous class, XXIV B; a few items from this class have been physically moved to existing classes, e.g. nos XXIV B 1 (Burwell); 31 (Barton); 51 and 54 (Cambridge, Little St Mary's parish); but most are still housed as XXIV B although listed, where appropriate, with other series.
In the case of many of the XXIV B deeds in particular, it is not clear that there is any relevance to college holdings.

Dates: 1443-05-10
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Letters of attorney for William de Abingdon, Vicar of North Morden, to collect his rents at Barton., 1353-10-13

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/36B/15a
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Nos 30 (now 43), 31, 42, 44, 45, 54, 73 not used. Nos 1-40 formerly XXXVII 19-21. Nos. 41-76 formerly XXXVII 16. Nos. 77-83 formerly XXXVII 15.
The section has been extensively re-numbered in the past.
For further deeds relating to Barton and the manor of Barton Lancaster see CCCC09/37 (XXXVII).
For copies of early deeds see 87.


Dates: 1353-10-13
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Letters of attorney for William de Fritton to deliver possession of the advowson to Sir Guy de Seyntler and others (as in 57.1), 1350-10-10

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/18/57.2
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

XVIII 77 has been re-classified as XII 56A (CCCC09/aa/56A). Nos. 198, 228, 232-234, 248 not used.

Dates: 1350-10-10
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Letters of attorney for William Masters junior, clerk, and Francis Tingey, farmer, to be admitted to the Worts lands in Landbeach., 1789-06-09 - 1789-06-10

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/35/298/2
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

No. 1 not used. No. 116 relates to Swaffham; No. 178 is now 207A
Also included are holdings in the nearby parishes of Milton (Middleton), Cottenham (Cotenham), Impington (Impiton or Empiton), and elsewhere

Dates: 1789-06-09 - 1789-06-10
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Letters of attorney for William Sledemere, burgess, to deliver seisin of property as in 50, 1341-04-22

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/18/51
Scope and Contents From the File:

The tenement is next to a messuage of the said William and abuts on the High Street.
Witnesses: Philip Cayly, mayor; Richard Tullet; William de Lolworth; John Pittock; Robert de Brigham.
Note on dorse in 16C hand: Expende an sit parts illius redditus quem soluit nobis aula Katherine.

Dates: 1341-04-22
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Letters of attorney to Edward de Brayne and Luke Saunders to take seisin of the manor of Wilbraham Parva and lands there and in Wilbraham Magna, late of St Michae's chantry in Rycott chapel, granted and Edward Wood of Fulbourn, 1571

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/23/8
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: 1571
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Letters of attorney to Humphrey Barnley to deliver seisin of lands as in 14 to Henry Reynold, 1468-02-15

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/21/16
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

No. 5 reclassified; nos. 26, 28, 36 and 37 and R11 not used. No. 38 relates to Chatteris. R13 is concerned with various estates and is listed under 'Cambridgeshire, various'.

Dates: 1468-02-15
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Letters of attorney to John Barker to deliver seisin., 1368-02-15

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/09/71
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Nos X 16 to 99 not used

Dates: 1368-02-15
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