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SPEARMAN, Alexander Young (1793-1874)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0074 ACC/2820
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Full title: SPEARMAN, Alexander Young (1793-1874)
Date(s): 1827-1959
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 0.15 linear metres.
Name of creator(s): Spearman | Sir | Alexander Young | 1793-1874 | 1st Baronet Spearman


Administrative/Biographical history:

Sir Alexander Young Spearman was born in 1793. He was Assistant Secretary to the Treasury, Comptroller General and Secretary to the Commissioner for the Reduction of the National Debt. He was created baronet in 1840, and died in 1874. He had a son, Alexander Spearman, but the baronetcy was inherited by his grandson Sir Joseph Layton Elmes Spearman (d 1922).


Scope and content/abstract:

Personal papers of Sir Alexander Young Spearman of Hanwell, including marriage settlement and related papers; appointment of trust funds; will and related papers; some papers relating to the Bracken family; and documents relating to property in Grosvenor Place, Mayfair and Hanwell.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

ACC/2820/001 to 023.

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright to this collection rests with the depositor.

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Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Records deposited in May 1990.

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Description Notes

Archivist's note:

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
Records prepared May to September 2011.

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