RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelItem
Alt Ref NoArches E 6/110
TitleCANTERBURY V SHELDON
Date1679
DescriptionWilliam Sancroft, Archbishop of Canterbury v Sir Joseph and Daniel Sheldon; legacy of Gilbert Sheldon, late Archbishop.
On this suit see Richard Palmer, 'Sancroft versus Sheldon: a case of books', in 'The Library', 7th series vol 18, 2017, pp. 271-291.
AdminHistoryCase number 1630: testamentary case
PublnNoteNoted in M. Doreen Slatter, "The Records of the Court of Arches", 'Journal of Ecclesiastical History', vol. vi no. 2 (Oct 1953), p 146, as concerning suit brought by Archbishop Sheldon's successor, William Sancroft, against Sheldon's executor about books said to have been bequeathed from his own collection to the Library in Lambeth Palace.

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33Sheldon; Gilbert (1598-1677); Archbishop of Canterbury1598-1677
32Sancroft; William (1617-1693); Archbishop of Canterbury1617-1693
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