File NLW MS 23714F. - The life and posterity of the Rev. Philip Henry,

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NLW MS 23714F.


The life and posterity of the Rev. Philip Henry,


  • [c. 1830]. (Creation)

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1 f. ; 530 x 415 mm. Encapsulated in a melinex sleeve at NLW.

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R.F.G. Hollett & Son; Sedbergh; Purchase; April 1998; B1998/15.

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An account, [c. 1830] (watermark 1823), of the life of the Rev. Philip Henry, seventeenth-century diarist and preacher of Worthenbury and Broad Oak, Flintshire, together with details of his descendants, set out in the form of a tree, perhaps written by a member of the related Bickersteth family.
Henry's life is written in black ink in a vertical central panel; details of his six children and their issue are recorded in black and red ink on either side.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 23714F.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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September 2009.


  • English



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Description revised by Rhys Morgan Jones;

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  • Text: NLW MS 23714F.