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Spanish law suit Documents relating to lawsuits of Juan de Valencia

Reference code
MSS/0478
Title
Spanish law suit Documents relating to lawsuits of Juan de Valencia
Date
2 June 1610
Level of description
item
Extent and format
Paper (and vellum); ff. ii + 30. Quarto. Red velvet.
Scope and content
Copies of proceedings, evidence and judgments in a series of law suits brought by Juan de Valencia of Santivanez de Mascules and other members of his family against the council and mayors of Santivanez conc. the plaintiffs' rights as hijosdalgo (members of the nobility), with final judgement in favour of Juan de Valencia and his sons; Madrid. Printed, except fols. 1-2v which are supplied in MS imitation of print. Signatures of officials, fol. 30. Preceded by the arms of Juan de Valencia on a vellum flyleaf, fol. ii verso.
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/478
Archival history
Presented by Sir Algernon Tudor Tudor-Craig, KBE, FSA, 1924 (fol. i).
Language
Spanish