Church family estate, Hatfield Woodside, 1685 - 1936.
Title deeds and estate papers of Hatfield Woodside, 1685-1903, printed proclamation of accession of King George VI, 1936 and miscellaneous views of Hertfordshire churches and houses 18th-19th centuries.
This collection of title deeds and estate papers relates to the Hatfield Woodside estate, which was purchased by John Church in 1779.
Church family, baronets, of Woodside, Hertfordshire
Immediate source of acquisition:
Accessions 679, 770, 1033 and 1157
Deposited 1957, 1958, 1965 and 1967
Administrative / biographical background:
Two other deposits made by Sir Geoffrey Church relate to this estate: in 1948 he deposited a number of title deeds [nos. 54028-54216] and in 1949 farm and household accounts kept by John Church 1814-1860 [nos 27987-28011].