The items from the Bequest deposited in the Bristol Archives Office consist of family records of the Hale family and also of the Braikenridge family, together with miscellaneous items from the collection of George Weare Braikenridge, the antiquary (d.1856).
Account Books, 1802-1928
Sale Catalogues, 1906-1913
Wills, Executorships, Family Settlements, 1730-1930
Genealogy, Pedigrees & Coats of Arms
Visitors' Books etc., 1826-1895
Journals, Commonplace Books etc.
Miscellaneous family papers, 1753-1946
Miscellaneous items (Braikenridge) 1644-1847