Catalogue description Monson

This record is held by Lincolnshire Archives

Details of MON
Reference: MON
Title: Monson



1 & 2. Mainly title deeds, Monson and miscellaneous.


3. Title deeds and other documents, mainly parchments, in boxes like books, Monson and Newton families.


4. The same, Wren Bishop of Ely and his descendants.


5. The same, Howard of Effingham.


6. The same, very miscellaneous.


7. Miscellaneous books, including some Newton family papers.


8. Surveys, mainly Monson family estates.


9. Rentals, the same.


10. Accounts, Monson and some other families.


11. Vouchers, arranged in folders by the ninth Lord Monson.


12. Vouchers in untouched bundles.


13. Papers and books, office of paymastership of the Forces.


14. Diaries, Monson and other families.


15. Journals and travel papers, Monson and other families.


16. Miscellaneous papers, household and garden.


17. Maps and plans, mainly Monson estates.


18. Particulars of sale, Monson estates.


19. Miscellaneous estate papers, mainly Monson.


20. Acts of Parliament, bills and printed reports.


21. Personal documents relating to public life and office.


22. Documents regarding parliamentary elections.


23. 'Miscellaneous parish and manorial documents.


24. Sport.


25. Correspondence, Monson family and miscellaneous.


26. Papers relating to schools and literary studies.


27. Historical collections, mainly of the sixth Lord Monson.


28. Executorships and other documents subsidiary to title Monson and other families.


29. Newspapers.


30. Miscellaneous printed matter.


31. Journals of the Thistlewood family.


32. Miscellaneous drawings.

Date: 1221 - 1947
Held by: Lincolnshire Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Monson family, Barons Monson, of Burton by Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Newton family of Lincolnshire

Archer family of Lincolnshire

Thistlewood family of Lincolnshire and Jamaica

Physical description: 328 boxes
Access conditions:

No restrictions on access

Immediate source of acquisition:

Documents deposited by the Lord Monson with the Lincolnshire Archives Committee, 6 February - 24 November, 1951.

  • Lincolnshire
Unpublished finding aids:

In view of the complexity both of this deposit and of its arrangement it is recommended that the account of the collection in Archivists' Report, Lincolnshire Archives Committee, .1951-52, pp. 5-36 should be consulted when making use of this list.

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