RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoLR/F/47
Extent40 pp.
TitleLAMBETH WILLS
Datelate 18th century
Description'Testamenta Lambethana; being a compleat list of all the wills and testaments recorded in the Archiepiscopal Registers at Lambeth from A.D. 1312 to A.D. 1636. Extracted by Dr. Ducarel F.R. and A.SS., Lambeth Librarian etc. With a compleat index'.
An index by Andrew Coltee Ducarel, Lambeth Librarian 1757-85. Despite the title only an alphabetical index to the wills is preserved here. It is not in Ducarel's hand.
FindingAidsNew description by Richard Palmer, 2015
PhysicalDescriptionThe index is written on 40 paper pages, stitched, but without covers. It is loose within covers from a 19th century binding. Pasted on the inside of the rear cover is a list in Ducarel's hand of wills at Lambeth (numbered 1-1498) indicating the Registers in which they are found.
RelatedMaterialLR/F/48
PublnNoteAn edition was privately printed in 1854:
'Testamenta Lambethana; being a compleat list of all the wills and testaments recorded in the Archiepiscopal Registers at Lambeth from A.D. 1312 to A.D. 1636. Extracted by Dr. Ducarel. With a compleat index 1779' (Middle Hill Press, 1854).

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NA2381Ducarel; Andrew Coltée (1713-1785); Lambeth Librarian1713-1785
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