Some of these papers were inherited from my grandfather Lionel James (via my uncle Bob James); others were discovered in the summer of 2010, at "Challonsleigh", Whitchurch, Tavistock, Devon, which was the home of my grandfather's nephew Eric Trevenen James. The current catalogue is incomplete.
1 Nov 2020
|ROSH-1||Three letters from Joseph Hindle (1838-91) to his daughter Mary Edith James (1864-1947) from Chiela, Peru. Dated 20 Mar, 13 Jul and 6 Sep 1891.||Original document retrieved from Challonsleigh, summer 2010, and held by John Barnard.|
|ROSH-2||Letter in Spanish dated 1886||Original document retrieved from Challonsleigh, summer 2010, and held by John Barnard.|
|ROSH-3||Membership Certificate in the Institution of Civil Engineers for Joseph Hindle, 2 Dec 1879||Original document retrieved from Challonsleigh, summer 2010, and held by John Barnard.|
|ROSH-4||Birth brief for Susannah Elizabeth James (née Rosher) (c.1830-1902) prepared by Lionel James. Probably based in part on ROSH/5||Original document held by John Barnard|
|ROSH-5||Annotated manuscript pedigree of descendants of Jeremiah and Margaret Rosher 1641 to 1823. Marked "copy" and signed "G.B.R. [probably George Brenchley Rosher (1852-1926)] 23 Mar 1895". Primarily based on parish register of St Mary, Rotherhithe||Original document held by John Barnard|