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Office-Holders in Modern Britain: Volume 11 (Revised), Court Officers, 1660-1837. Originally published by University of London, London, 2006.

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Add. MSS. British Library Additional Manuscripts
AC Alumni Cantabrigienses, A Biographical List of All Known Students, Graduates and Holders of Office at the University of Cambridge from the Earliest Times to 1900, ed. J. Venn and J. A. Venn (Cambridge, 1924–27)
AO Alumni Oxonienses, Being the Matriculation Register of the University 1500–1886, ed. J. Foster, 4 vols. (Oxford, 1888–92)
app. appointed, appointment
Baldwin D. Baldwin, The Chapel Royal Ancient and Modern (1990)
Barclay, `Impact of James II' A. Barclay, `The Impact of James II upon the Departments of the Royal Household' (unpublished University of Cambridge Ph.D. thesis, 1993)
Bart. Baronet
BDECM A Biographical Dictionary of English Court Musicians , compiled by A. Ashbee and D. Lasocki, 2 vols. (1998)
Bickersteth and Dunning J. Bickersteth and R. W. Dunning, Clerks of the Closet in the Royal Household (Stroud, Gloucestershire, 1991)
BIHR Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research
c. circa
CCK Court and City Kalendar
CCR Court and City Register
cf. compare
CR Chapel Royal Archive, St. James's Palace
cr. created
Chamberlayne E. and J. Chamberlayne, Angliae Notitia (1669–1707); Magnae Britanniae Notitia (1708–1755)
CHOP Calendar of Home Office Papers, 1760–75, 4 vols. (1878–99)
cons. consecrated
CSPD Calendar of State Papers Domestic, 1547–1702, 94 vols. (1856–1964)
CTB Calendar of Treasury Books, 1660–1718 , 32 vols. (1904–1969)
d. died, death
DNB Dictionary of National Biography , ed. Sir L. Stephen and Sir S. Lee, 66 vols. (1885–1901).
EB Establishment Book, Royal Archives, Windsor Castle
ed. edited, editor
edn. edition
Est. Establishment
ev. evidently
ext. extraordinary
f., ff. folio, folios
Fasti Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae, or a Calendar of the Principal Ecclesiastical Dignitaries in England and Wales , comp. J. Le Neve, corrected and continued by T. D. Hardy, 3 vols. (Oxford, 1854)
GM Gentleman's Magazine
gt., gts. grant, grants
HBC Handbook of British Chronology , ed. E. B. Fryde, D. E. Greenway, S. Porter and I. Roy (3 rd edn., 1986)
Highfill A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660–1800 , ed. P. H. Highfill; K. A. Burnim; E. A. Langhans, 16 vols. (Carbondale, Illinois 1973–93).
HMC Historical Manuscripts Commission
Hon. Honourable
HRC Historical Register
Kt., Ktd. Knight, knighted
LC Lord Chamberlain's Papers, PRO
LS Lord Steward's Papers, PRO
Luttrell N. Luttrell, A Brief Historical Relation of State Affairs from September 1678 to April 1714, 6 vols. (Oxford, 1857)
MI monumental inscription
Miege G. Miege, The New State of England (1691–1703); The Present State of Great Britain (1707–1748)
MS., MSS. manuscript, manuscripts
NCB New Cheque Book of the Chapel Royal 1721–1910, Chapel Royal Archive, St. James's Palace
n.d. undated
New Grove The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, ed. S.Sadie, 20 vols. (1980)
nom. nominated
OCB Old Cheque Book of the Chapel Royal 1561–1744, Chapel Royal Archive, St. James's Palace
occ. occurs, occurrence
ord. ordinary
PBk Preachment Book, Chapel Royal Archive, St. James's Palace
p., pp. page, pages
pd. paid
PRO Public Record Office, London
prob. probably
prom. promoted
PSBC The Present State of the British Court (1720)
r. recto
RA Royal Archives, Windsor Castle
RECM Records of English Court Music 1509–1714, 9 vols., ed. A. Ashbee (Snodland, Kent and Aldershot, Hampshire, 1986–1996)
Reg. register, registers
Reg. St. George's Chapel, Windsor The Baptism, Marriage and Burial Registers of St. George's Chapel, Windsor, ed. E. H. Fellowes and E. R. Poyser (Windsor, 1957).
Reg. St. Paul's Cathedral Allegations for marriage licences issued by the Bishop of London, 1520 to [1828], ed. J. L. Chester and G. J. Armytage (1887).
rem. removed
res. resigned
rev. revised
Rimbault The Old Cheque Book, or Book of Remembrance, of the Chapel Royal, from 1561 to 1744, ed. E F. Rimbault (Camden Society, n. s. iii, 1872)
RK Royal Kalendar
Sainty and Bucholz J. C. Sainty and R. O. Bucholz, Officials of the Royal Household 1660–1837, 2 vols. (1997–98)
succ. succeeded
surr. surrendered
unkv. unknown
v. verso
vac. vacated, vacation of office
WAR The Marriage, Baptismal, and Burial Registers of the Collegiate Church or Abbey of St. Peter, Westminster., ed. J. L. Chester (1876)