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James I. Establishment list

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James I. Establishment list
17th Century
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Extent and format
Paper; ff. iii + 30. Quarto. Vellum, repaired with reversed leather.
Scope and content
A true Collection as well of all the Kinges maties offices and ffees, in any the Courtes at Westm., as of all the offices, and ffees of his maties honorable howsehould..'. An establishment list, fols. 3v-28, similar to SAL/MS/45. Number of places and fees given but the only name entered is that of Lord Ellesmere as Lord Chancellor (d. 15 March 1616/17). Preceded by a list of nobility (pencil date 1606, fol. 1), fols. 1-3v, beginning with the Marquess of Winchester; last Baron entered, Lord Clifton (by writ, 1608). Read to SA by Sir Joseph Banks, 31 March, 28 Apr. 1803. Minute Book XXIX, pp. 463-70, 477-82. Published in Archaeologia, 15 (1806), 72-91. See also Proc., 2nd ser., 2 (1861-4), 25-6. For other establishment lists, temp. Jas. I, see SAL/MSS/40, 45, 75.
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