trans82Guide to the Walter S. Welsh Collection, 1647-1825Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:Bonnie CoxSpecial CollectionsJ. Douglas Gay Jr./Frances Carrick Thomas Library Transylvania University Lexington, Kentucky 40508 USAPhone: (859) 233-8225 Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgURL: http://www.transy.edu/ Copyright 2000 Transylvania University Libraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from DBase.Date of source: n.d.Description is in English.Guide to the Walter S. Welsh Collection, 1647-1825Contact InformationSpecial CollectionsJ. Douglas Gay Jr./Frances Carrick Thomas Library Transylvania University Lexington, Kentucky40508 USAPhone: (859) 233-8225Email: email@example.comURL: http://www.transy.edu/Processed by: StaffEncoded by: Bonnie Cox Copyright 2000 Transylvania University. All Rights Reserved.Walter S. Welsh Collection,1647-1825MSC 48Welsh, Walter, S., 1872-1923ca. .5 cubic ft.No online items. Must visit contributing institution.Transylvania University Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40508 USAOpen to researchers. Copyright has not been assigned to Transylvania University.[Identification of item], Walter S. Welsh Collection, 1647-1825, MSC 48,Special Collections, Transylvania University, Lexington.Barker, Frances, fl. 1730.Brett, Robert, d. 1775? -- Will.Dolphin, John, fl. 1786.Flexmor, John, fl. 1786Folkes, Martin Brown, fl. 1725Freeman, William, fl. 1682Homer, John, fl. 1729Miles, John, fl. 1730.Minshaw, Charles, fl. 1790Moulinier, Guillaume, d. 1806Offwood, Mary, d. 1749? -- Will.Radclyffe, Francis, fl. 1692.Roberts, John, fl. 1682.Shaftoe, John, fl. 1692.Tinslay, John, fl. 1790.Toler, Richard, fl. 1825.Topping, Edward, d. 1647? -- WillAbstracts of title.Deeds -- Virginia.Real property -- England.Wills -- EnglandFrance.Death certificatesDeedsIndenturesWillsThis is a collection of original and copied documents such as wills, indentures, and legal papers collected by Walter S. Welsh, the owner of Welsh Printing Company in Lexington, Kentucky. Included are copies of the wills of Edward Topping (Crafton, England; 1647), Mary Offwood (Gislingham, England; 1749), and Robert Brett (Suffolk County, England; 1775). Also included are indentures of John Homer (Hoddesdonbury, England; 1729); of Frances Barker and John Miles relating to property in London (1730); between Charles Minshaw and John Tinslay (Crofton, Trent County, England; 1790); and a discharge of the indenture of John Roberts by William Freeman (London, England; 1682). Other documents include a deed for property in Virginia to Richard Toler (1825); an abstract of a title of Martin Brown Folkes (1725); a contract between John Shaftoe and Francis Radclyffe (Northumberland County, England; 1692); a document recording the sale of a license to have a cart, John Dolphin to John Flexmor (London, England; 1786); and the French death certificate of Guillaume Moulinier (1806). Condition of material: fair (acid damage).