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Yerbury (Ann) Papers
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box 1, Folder 1

Newspaper Article about Francis Yerbury December 28, 1950

General note

[Western Daily Pr]ess and Bristol Mirror article from December 28, 1950 -- "Notes of the Day" column briefly mentions the Yerbury family in relation to Belcombe Court in Wilshire.
box 1, Folder 1

Letter about Francis Yerbury July 18, 1956

General note

Letter dated July 18th, 1956 from C.J.S. Nicholl (a chartered land agent in Cardiff) to Mr. Bangham, with a transcription from a grave in Bradford-on-Avon of Francis Yerbury.
box 1, Folder 2

Small notebook with four pages

General note

A leather notebook with four pages (many preliminary pages were apparently torn out at an early date). Written by Ann Yerbury's mother, it details births, deaths, and marriages in the family. One item reads "My daughter Ann now married to Mr. William Yerbury on the 24th of June 1735 and went to London July the 21st 1935. Her son John was born on the 20th of August 1736. Her daughter Ann was born on Tuesday 6th of December 1737. Her daughter Mary was born the 1st of June 1738."
box 2, item 1

Souvenir etching January 30, 1740

General note

A souvenir of the 1739/40 Frost Fair 'printed on the river of Thames when frozen over, January 30, 1739 40,' with an etching by J. Lightbody, and Ann Yerbury's name printed underneath. Frost Fairs were held during particularly cold winters (1683/4, 1739/40 and 1814), originally in 1564 because the River Thames froze over. The winter of 1739/40 was particularly harsh, and is known as the Great Frost.
box 1, Folder 4

an expostulatary Dialogue between a young Lady & her heart 1729

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: Dialogues between a young Lady & her heart
box 1, Folder 4

a rapture on Death 1729

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 4

a divine song 1729

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 4

To a profess'd Libertine 1729

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: To a Libertine
box 1, Folder 5

some thoughts on redemption 1730

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on Redemption
box 1, Folder 5

the divine wish 1730

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: a divine wish
box 1, Folder 5

a divine expostulatory petition 1730

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: a Petition
box 1, Folder 6

On the Creation 1731

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

"corrected some years after"
box 1, Folder 7

The Evening Contemplation 1732

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 7

The divine reflection & Petition 1732

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 7

A mournful soliloquy in the Illness of a Relation 1732

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 7

The vision on the late epidemical Distemper 1732

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

"Corrected in 1754."
box 1, Folder 7

On the Birth, Life & Death, of our Saviour 1732

General Physical Description note: 1 large trifold sheet
box 1, Folder 7

a Poem on the Sabbath day 1732

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on the Sabbath day
box 1, Folder 8

on a storm of thunder and lightning 1733

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on a violent storm of Thunder & Lightning
box 1, Folder 8

on the melancholy accident of Mr Io: Clavy's shooting off his hand: and address'd to him 1733

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on Mr. Io Clavy
box 1, Folder 8

a Hymn (to be sung after my own funeral sermon) 1733

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: Hymn to be sung after my funeral sermon
box 1, Folder 8

The divine vision 1733

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 8

Hymn (to be sung before my own funeral sermon) 1733

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: a Hymn to be sung at my Burial
box 1, Folder 9

a Hymn 1734

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 9

The divine Rapture & Soliloquy 1734

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 9

a Hymn 1734

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 9

a Hymn for the last moments (or this to be sung after) 1734

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: a Hymn for ye last moments
box 1, Folder 10

on my recovery from an illness in ye spring 1736

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on my Recovery
box 1, Folder 10

on entering a new Closet 1736

General Physical Description note: 1 large folded sheet
box 1, Folder 10

on the first news of Mr Spriggs' being hurt by a fall from his Horse 1736

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on ye news of Mr Sprigg's fall from his Horse
box 1, Folder 10

on Mr Sprigg's Death, Kill'd by the fall from a Horse. To Celia 1736

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on Mr Spriggs Death
box 1, Folder 10

on receiving the blessed sacrament 1736

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on the sacrament
box 1, Folder 11

On the Qeen's Illness 1737

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on Queen Caroline
box 1, Folder 11

An address to the Supreme Being or petition. On my Childs bruising his finger, which was expected wo'd have thrown him into a feavour. 1737

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

Scope and Contents note

Title on verso: on Jackys bruising his finger
box 1, Folder 12

Cleone to Lucinda in her last moments 1738

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on a young Lady who 'twas thought starv'd her self to Death
box 1, Folder 13

on Mr Chanler's sons illness 1739

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on Mr Chandler's son
box 1, Folder 13

on Mr Yerbury's being dangerously ill of a Feavour 1739

General Physical Description note: 1 large folded sheet
box 1, Folder 13

a Divine petition, being in Wiltshire at Bradford. And Polly very Ill at nurse. 1739

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on leaving Polly very ill
box 1, Folder 14

On my Birth Day. Feb 4 ye th 12. 1741 February 12, 1741

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on my Birth day
box 1, Folder 15

To a Gentleman who desir'd me to write a few lines on Doctor Youngs Night Thoughts 1744

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 15

An Address to Heaven, occasiond by Publick Prayers for a Lady suddenly seiz'd with extremity of sickness & Pain, & under a near Prospect of Travail February 17, 1744

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: a Petition for a Lady near her Time & dangerously Ill
box 1, Folder 16

on a Picture 1745

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 16

on being disappointed of ye assistance of a friend in some Distressing Affair 1745

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: on being disappointed of ye assistances of a friend
box 1, Folder 16

A Hymn on the Sufferings & Death of our Saviour 1745

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: A Hymn for the Lords Supper
box 1, Folder 16

A Hymn for the late Public Saft. in ye time of the Rebellion 1745

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: a hymn for ye public saft

(Probably about the Jacobite Rebellion in 1745.)
box 1, Folder 17

a Petition for a Lady under great Disorders 1746

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 17

Some reflections in an illness, on that passage of scripture it is sown in dishonour, it is rais'd in Glory 1746

General Physical Description note: 1 folded sheet
box 1, Folder 17

a soliloquy on celestial Bliss 1746

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 18

Reflections in a Mornings Walk 1747

General Physical Description note: 1 folded sheet
box 1, Folder 18

a soliloquy on sudden Death (thoughts occasion'd by my dear Mother's sudden Death) 1747

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 19

To the Author of a Scurrilous Elegy unquestionably wrote on a Gentleman Deceas'd about ye time of its appearance 1749

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 20

A Hymn on Redemption 1750

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet plus fragment
box 1, Folder 20

Some Thoughts in the late terrible Earthquakes 1750

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 20

A Paraphrase on the 19th & 20th verses of the 60th Chapter of Isaiah 1750

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 21

To Mr Halliday on his Ladys illness 1751

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 21

An Ode compos'd in illness. Dec'br 1751 address'd to Lysander 1751

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 22

a Hymn on recovery from great Disorders 1753

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet
box 1, Folder 22

A Hymn of thankfullness for daily mercys 1753

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Title on verso: a hymn
box 1, Folder 22

a petition for a Friend dangerously ill 1753

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

"for Dr. Clark"
box 1, Folder 23

Sacraments 1737, 1738, 1749

General Physical Description note: 1 booklet

General note

This booklet is 16 pages bound in the original blue paper wrappers. It includes the following: The Lords Prayer. a version; on a Sacrament day, confin'd at home, being near my time; on long absence from ye Sacrament being in ye Country; on the return of the Sacrament [3 versions]; an Evening Soliloquy.
box 1, Folder 24

Some reflections on Death 1730

General Physical Description note: 1 folded sheet

General note

Prose.
box 1, Folder 24

a Theme on the Last Judgement 1732

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Prose.
box 1, Folder 24

a theme upon reflection 173?

General Physical Description note: 1 sheet

General note

Prose.