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Peryent family. Pedigree

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Peryent family. Pedigree
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Extent and format
Vellum roll; 3 membranes.
Scope and content
Pedigree of the family of Peryent of Digswell, Herts., certified by John Philipot, Rouge Dragon, 1619. Numerous coloured coats, crests, and achievement of Peryent. Heading 'Genealogia Clarissimae Familiae De Perient ... e qua, Thomas Peryent de Birch-magna in Com. Essexiae Eques Auratus, recta linea Mascula orivndus est'. Begins with an equestrian figure of John Peryent of Gascony who came to England with the Black Prince. Some historical notes, particularly at the head. Last male entry Sir Thomas Peryent 'superstes hoc Anno 1619'.
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Archival history
Presented by Sir Charles Hercules Read, PSA, 8 Dec. 1921. A.J., 2 (1922), 174-5.