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A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 9, Bloxham Hundred. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1969.

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C 1 Early
C 2 Series I
C 3 Series II
C 47 Miscellanea
C 54 Close Rolls
C 60 Fine Rolls
C 66 Patent Rolls
C 78 Decree Rolls
C 93 Proceedings of Commissioners for Charitable Uses, Inquisitions and Decrees
Inquisitions post mortem
C 132 Series I, Henry III
C 133 Edward I
C 134 Edward II
C 135 Edward III
C 138 Henry V
C 139 Henry VI
C 140 Edward IV
C 141 Richard III
C 142 Series II
C 143 Inquisitions ad quod damnum
C 145 Miscellaneous Inquisitions
C 146 Ancient Deeds, Series C
Court of Common Pleas
Feet of Fines
C.P. 25 (1) Series I
C.P. 25 (2) Series II
C.P. 26 Notes of Fines
C.P. 40 Plea Rolls
C.P. 43 Recovery Rolls
Exchequer, Treasury of the Receipt
E 36 Miscellaneous Books
E 40 Ancient Deeds, Series A
Exchequer, King's Remembrancer
E 134 Depositions taken by Commission Inquisitions post mortem
E 149 Series I
E 150 Series II
E 164 Miscellaneous Books, Series I
E 178 Special Commissions of Enquiry
E 210 Ancient Deeds, Series D
Exchequer, Augmentation Office
E 315 Miscellaneous Books
E 317 Parliamentary Surveys
E 326 Ancient Deeds, Series B
Exchequer, Lord Treasurer's Remembrancer's and Pipe Offices
E 368 Memoranda Rolls
E 372 Pipe Rolls
Ministry of Education
Ed. 7 Public Elementary Schools, Preliminary Statements
Home Office
Various, Census Papers
H.O. 107 Population Returns
H.O. 129 Ecclesiastical Returns
Justices Itinerant, &c.
J.I. 1 Eyre Rolls, Assize Rolls, &c.
Court of King's Bench (Crown Side)
K.B. 26 Curia Regis Rolls
K.B. 27 Coram Rege Rolls
K.B. 28 Crown Rolls
Exchequer, Office of the Auditors of Land Revenue
L.R. 2 Miscellaneous Books
Court of Requests
Req. 2 Proceedings
Special Collections
S.C. 2 Court Rolls
S.C. 5 Hundred Rolls
S.C. 6 Ministers' and Receivers' Accounts Rentals and Surveys
S.C. 11 Rolls
S.C. 12 Portfolios
Court of Star Chamber
Sta. Cha. 2 Henry VIII
Sta. Cha. 4 Mary
State Paper Office
State Papers Domestic
S.P. 10 Edward VI
S.P. 15 Addenda, Edward VI to James I
Court of Wards and Liveries
Wards 2 Deeds and Evidences


Used in this Volume

MS. Ch. Oxon. Oxfordshire Charters
MS. dep. deeds Miscellaneous Oxfordshire deeds from various sources
MS. d.d. Arkell Deeds collected by Miss Arkell (d. 1953) in the neighbourhood of Banbury
MS. d.d. Dew Deeds collected by Mr. G. J. Dew
MS. d.d. Ewelme honor Papers relating to courts leet of the honor, 1712 to 19th century
MS. d.d. Golby Deeds and papers of the Gardner, Golby, and Wilson families in Adderbury, 1702–1903
MS. d.d. Morrell Miscellaneous deeds from Messrs. Morrell, Peel, and Gamlen, solicitors, Oxford
MS. d.d. Oxon. Oxfordshire deeds from various sources
MS. d.d. Par. Adderbury Churchwardens' accounts, poor law papers, papers of town feoffees, maps and surveys, &c.
MS. d.d. Par. Alkerton Registers, miscellaneous papers, account book of Alkerton charities
MS. d.d. Par. Bloxham Deeds of Bloxham town feoffees, 1421–1627
MS. d.d. Risley Papers of the Barber, Cotton, and Risley families, and miscellaneous papers
MS. Lyell 15 Abingdon Cartulary
MS. North Papers of the North family from Wroxton Abbey
MS. Oxf. Dioc.
b 6–18 Parochial returns to bishops' queries, 1793–1824
b 20 Petitions, plans, and correspondence
b 21–23 Oxford diocesan registers, 1737–1868
b 38, 39, 41 Bishops' visitations, 1831, 1834, 1838
b 70 Returns of church, rectory, and school buildings, 1860
b 101 Return of papists, 1767–80
c 16 Banbury Peculiar Acts, 17th century
c 21–31 Attestations and depositions in ecclesiastical courts, 1570–1694
c 49 Episcopal citations, 1688–91
c 66–77 Presentation deeds, 1559–1863
c 85 Registration deeds, 1609–1856
c 93–94 Libels and articles, undated
c 105 Proclamations and draft faculties, c. 1670–1740
c 155 Value of livings, 1675–1823
c 206–9 Oxford diocesan ordination papers, 1791–7
c 264 Oxford diocesan register, 1604–23
c 266 Oxford diocesan register, 1699–1736
c 327 Diocese book, 1778–1808
c 332, 341, 344, 350 Bishops' visitations, 1866, 1875, 1878, 1884
c 430 Returns of recusants, 1682–1706
c 433 Return of schools, 1815
c 434–6 Register of faculties, 1737–41
c 441 Return of places of worship, 1810
c 443 Modern papers
c 446 Papers relating to Queen Anne's Bounty
c 448–9 Terriers, early 19th century
c 454–6 Faculty papers, c. 1660–1850
c 643–7 Certificates of dissenting meeting houses, 1731–1852
c 649–64 Episcopal correspondence, 1635–1854
c 1692–2086 Oxfordshire parish boxes, 19th-20th centuries
d 14–16 Depositions and attestations in ecclesiastical courts, 1543–93
d 105–6 Oxford diocesan register, 1543–69, 1660–1702
d 178 Bishop Wilberforce's diocese book, 1854–64
d 179, 180 Bishops' visitations, 1857, 1860
d 549 Diocese book, 1807–12
d 555–65 Bishops' visitations, 1759–74
d 566–81 Bishops' visitations, 1802–23
d 702 Notification on non-residence, 1812–13
d 705 Returns of curates' residence and stipends, 1812
d 707 Return of schools, 1808
d 708 Bishop Fell's diocese book, c. 1685
e 12 Subscriptions, 1603–24
MS. Oxf. Archd. Oxon.
b 22–27 Miscellaneous papers about Oxfordshire parishes
b 39 Papers relating to wills, 19th century
b 40–41 Terriers, 17th century
b 53 Transcripts of Hornton parish register
b 60 Transcripts of Horley and Hornton registers
c 2–27 Liber actorum of archdeacon's court, 1566–1761
c 28 Proceedings of Banbury Peculiar Court, 1676–1723
c 30 Penalties, acts of court, c. 1566–1777
c 31–33 Allegations, 1645–1791
c 35–44 Archdeacons' articles of enquiry, 1837–68
c 46–115 Churchwardens' presentments, 1730–1844
c 118 Depositions in ecclesiastical courts, 1616–20
c 121 Penalties and excommunications, 1610–20
c 141–2 Terriers
c 155 Horley and Hornton Peculiar Acts, 17th century
c 156 Proceedings of Banbury, Cropredy, and Horley and Hornton Peculiar Courts, 18th century
d 4 Mandates for induction
d 13 Archdeacon's visitation book, 1756–9
MS. Rawl. B 400, b, c, f Rawlinson's Parochial Collections for Oxfordshire
MS. Top. Eccles. b 14 Collections of sketches of baptismal fonts, c. 1832–95
MS. Top. Oxon.
a 37–39 'Drawings in Oxfordshire': prints and drawings by various hands in the 18th and 19th centuries
a 42 Sketches and water-colours of buildings and places in Oxfordshire, 18th and and 19th centuries
a 48 A guard-book containing mainly drawings of Oxfordshire
a 61 Topographical drawings c. 1855 by Joseph Wilkins of Deddington
a 64–69 Drawings by J. C. Buckler and J. Buckler
b 75 Historical notes and papers relating to churches and parishes in Oxfordshire
b 124 Historical notes and extracts relating to Bodicote by C. W. Hurst, 1920–5
b 165 Collections and drawings relating to Oxfordshire, 18th and 19th centuries
b 220 Descriptions and drawings of Oxfordshire churches
c 42–68 Historical collections relating to Oxfordshire by W. H. Turner
c 103–5 Papers about Oxfordshire church restorations, mainly 1860–70
c 165–7 Oxfordshire monumental inscriptions and extracts from parish registers by Col. J. L. Chester, c. 1880
c 228 The rental book of the estates of the Draper family, 1693–1747
c 306 Transcript of the churchwardens accounts of Bodicote, 1701–1822 by C. W. Hurst
c 393 Collection of miscellaneous charters
c 449 Collections for Oxfordshire religious houses, including Wroxton, by the Revd. H. E. Salter
d 195–6 Notes on Oxfordshire monumental brasses by Percy Manning
d 351 Enquiry into lands of Oxfordshire recusants, 1700
d 386 Historical notes on the church of Wroxton and chapelry of Balscott by the Revd. R. C. West, 1948
d 460 List of medieval incumbents and patrons from the Lincoln registers and other sources, prepared by the Oxfordshire V.C.H. staff
e 184 Notes and transcripts by Percy Manning
MS. Wills Oxon. Oxfordshire wills, 16th–19th centuries
MS. Wills Peculiars Oxfordshire &c. Peculiars, probate records 16th–19th centuries