16411

IMPORTANT CATHOLIC PEER ON HIS NORMAN ANCESTRY

HASTINGS, Theophilus (7th Earl of Huntington)

Autograph Letter written to Mr. Leneve at the Herald’s Office giving account of his Norman Ancestry, and requesting in return for any information on his ancestral branch at Gessing in Normandy.

Published
Donnington

Description
4to., single page, 17 lines (approx 200 words), holograph, with integral leaf containing address, docket, Bishop post mark, and remains of seal, has been folded.

£225.00

SKU: 16411

Product Description

Theophilus Hastings (7th Earl of Huntington) (1650-1701), Catholic, supporter of the Duke of Monmouth, signatory for Proclaiming James II, who refused to sign the Association in favour of William III and protested against the Act of Settlement.