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THE VALENTINE H. MAIRIS PAPERS
FOLDER LISTING


Box: 1 Fold: 52 P. Hartland to unknown (draft)
(1820?) - (1835?)

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS draft from P. Hartland to an unknown woman asking if she knows the whereabouts of a Colonel Long, who had disappeared to India with a power of attorney from a "Mr. Hartland" (not the writer). The letter is clearly a draft and may only be a fragment. 1 page; no envelope.

Box: 1 Fold: 53 Marriage Certificate: V. H. Mairis & Elizabeth Edwards
3/22/1820

DESCRIPTION: 1 printed document filled in by hand, the marriage certificate of VHM and Elizabeth Edwards, bearing an official seal of the chancellor of the Diocese of Sarum. 1 page, broken into 2 fragments.

Box: 1 Fold: 54 Marriage Announcement: "The Examiner"
4/2/1820

DESCRIPTION: 1 issue of "The Examiner" containing an announcement of the marriage of VHM and Elizabeth Edwards (last page).

Box: 1 Fold: 55 Marriage Settlement Legal Charges
5/11/1820

DESCRIPTION: 1 ADS ledger of legal fees for the marriage settlement drawn up by W. W. Salmon for VHM and Elizabeth Edwards Mairis. 3 pp. on 2 leaves.

Box: 1 Fold: 56 Cambridge University: List of Degrees Conferred, 1843
1/20/1843

DESCRIPTION: 1 printed list of degrees conferred by Cambridge University in January, 1843. Includes "Mairis," a son of VHM. 1 page on integral address leaf, sent to VHM in Bristol; partial red wax seal, Cambridge and Bristol postmarks.

Box: 1 Fold: 57 Elizabeth Edwards Mairis: Will
4/21/1858

DESCRIPTION: 1 ADS will of Elizabeth Edwards Mairis, wife of VHM. 3 pp. on 1 folded leaf.

Box: 1 Fold: 58 Ledger Book of V. H. Mairis
DATE SPAN: [05/10/1812]? - [01/01/1833]?

DESCRIPTION: 1 bound ledger book containing financial records of VHM relating to his rents and other property investments, many of the entries are written in narrative form. Includes many references to J. C. C. Hartland, William Mairis (VHM's brother) and Mrs. B. Mairis (VHM's mother?). 27 leaves with most leaves of the book removed.

Box: 1 Fold: 59 Ledger Sheet of V. H. Mairis
(1825?) - (1850?)

DESCRIPTION: 1 autograph ledger sheet showing accounts of VHM for matters relating to real estate. 1 page.

Box: 1 Fold: 60 Receipts of V. H. Mairis
DATE SPAN: 05/27/1830 - 10/21/1858

DESCRIPTION: 6 handwritten receipts kept by VHM relating to financial and business matters. Includes references to Anne and Frances Edwards (Eliz. Mairis' parents), John Hayward and the Copyhold Act. Also includes 2 small scratch sheets containing unlabeled figures.

Box: 1 Fold: 61 Baptismal Listings, Mairis Family
(1834?) - (1850?)

DESCRIPTION: 2 handwritten lists of the children of VHM and Elizabeth Edwards Mairis giving the dates their births, their sponsors and sometimes marriage and death dates. Names of sponsors include William Mairis, Thomas Mayris, J. C. C. Hartland, Frances Edwards, Rev. C. J. Cobley and Thomas Mitchell.

Box: 1 Fold: 62 Act of Parliament
6/17/1824

DESCRIPTION: 1 printed version of an Act of Parliament "for dividing, allotting, and laying in severalty lands in the districts or tithings of Potterne and Marston within the Parish of Potterne in the County of Wilts." Noted on the back as belonging to VHM.

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