This small but interesting collection reflects the activities of the Foottit family who rose to prominence in the Newark area in the 19th century. The documents comprise chiefly wills, settlements and correspondence, and also include a midshipman's journal.
Rev. Jas. Foottit and wife.
DD/FN/1-15 Ecclesiastical and school papers. 1808-1819.
DD/FN/16 Castle Gate house, Newark. 1846.
DD/FN/17-19 Will and trust. 1847-1859.
DD/FN/20 Eliz. Foottit. 1857.
Rev. Jas. Foottit, jun.
DD/FN/21/1-89 Correspondence. 1848-1855.
Wm. Clerihew and Emma Foottit.
DD/FN/22 Marriage settlement. 1856.
Wm. F. Foottit.
DD/FN/23 Midshipman's journal. 1840-1841.
DD/FN/24 Death. 1888.
Sarah Eliz., 1st wife of C. C. Foottit.
DD/FN/25-26 Will and memoriam card. 1856.
Chris. Carter Foottit, and 2nd wife Sarah.
DD/FN/27 Lease of Barnby Gate, Newark, premises. 1889.
DD/FN/28-29 Miscellaneous papers as solicitor. 1855;1875.
DD/FN/30-33 C. C. Foottit's personal correspondence and papers. 1849-1880.
DD/FN/34-41 Trust for and papers of children. c.1875-1881.
DD/FN/42-45 C. C. Foottit's will and executorship papers. 1883-1889.
DD/FN/46-52 Trustees' papers re. premises in Newark and Epperstone. 1889-1900.
DD/FN/53-54 Sarah Foottit's will and executorship papers. 1891-1907.
Frederick Bramley Foottit.
DD/FN/55/1-3 Tenancy of Avenue House, Newark. 1889-1890.
DD/FN/56-58 Miscellaneous papers as solicitor. 1889-1922.
DD/FN/59-61 Personal accounts and papers. c.1890-1921.
DD/FN/62-63 Genealogical papers. c.1889-1905.
DD/FN/64-66 Executorship papers. 1924-1929.
DD/FN/67-69 Certificates. 1889-1907.
DD/FN/70-71 Mementoes and correspondence. 1885-1916.
DD/FN/72 Administration for Edward Walker. 1798.
DD/FN/73 Lease, Thornton-le-Moor Yorks.. 1849.
DD/FN/74 Caroline Bramley memoriam card. 1857.
Foottit family as trustees or agents.
DD/FN/75/1-7 Harriet Gravine's trust deeds. 1842-1890.
DD/FN/76/1-2 Hammond trust deeds. 1854-1858.
DD/FN/77 Oliver trust deed. 1868.
DD/FN/78/1-95 Mrs. H. S. Brown and family; deeds, accounts and papers. 1890-1925.
DD/FN/79 Richmond trust deeds. 1853-1885.
Miscellaneous deeds, settlements, etc.
DD/FN/80/1 Clover Close, Southwell; Falkner. 1814.
DD/FN/80/2 New Closes, Upton; Clark - Whitworth. 1828.
DD/FN/81/1-27 J. Fox of N. Scarle Lincs.; will and executorship papers. 1831-1832.
DD/FN/82/1-78 Lee and Wilson families; settlements and papers. 1791-1912.
DD/FN/83/1-16 Marriages, memoriam cards and personal miscellanea. 1781-c.1900.