Castle Camps

 

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Transcribed Records

Manor Rolls The manor rolls for Castle Camps are in the archives of Charterhouse School held at the London Metropolitan Archives. Like many early records, they are mainly in mediaeval Latin and a knowledge of Latin in the handwriting of the time is essential to study them. 

Victoria County History For people interested in history, the volumes of the Victoria County History (VCH) are an invaluable source and can now be read online: the section for  Castle Camps can be found here:
http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=66706

General Documents

Wills

Copies of these wills may be purchased from the National Archives for a cost of approximately £3.50 each. I have those marked with a star and will look up details for you.

Refererence Date Details
PROB 11/20 05 February 1521 Will of Lewes BLADWELL, Gentleman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/31 19 December 1547 Will of Richard PRANKE, Parson and Chaplain to the Right Honorable Lady Countess of Oxford of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/69 12 February 1586 Will of Robert BENDISHE, Bachelor of Divinity of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/91 03 February 1598 Will of John CLAYDON of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 3 March 1597, of Priors Farm)
PROB 11/111 22 June 1608 Will of William FREEMAN, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 5 January 1608 Willyam FREMAN)
PROB 11/115 23 April 1610 Will of William COWLE, Husbandman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 2 December 1609 Wyllyam Cowle)
PROB 11/117 24 April 1611 Will of Thomas WAKEFEILDE or Wakefeild of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 3 December 1610 Thomas Wakefild)
PROB 11/123 22 March 1614 Will of Robert BONES, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 1 December 1613)
PROB 11/125 07 April 1615 Will of Thomas FLACKE, Husbandman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/127 31 May 1616 Will of Elizabeth NEWBURNE or Newborne, Widow of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 3 December 1614 wife of Lewys)
PROB 11/153 17 June 1628 Will of Agnes PARKER, Widow of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/165 20 February 1634 Will of Sir James WESTON, one of the Barons of His Majesty's Court of Exchequer of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 15 December 1633)
PROB 11/175 05 September 1637 Will of Robert CORNELL, Linen Draper of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 23 April 1637 Died in our towne and was buried in Linton)
PROB 11/196 PROB 11/201 07 June 1646 07 June 1647 Will of John CARNELL of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 5 August 1643)
Will of John CORNELL of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire NB Could be same person??
PROB 11/196 18 June 1646 Will of Thomas WHITNEY, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Poss buried 20 June 1715 THomas WHIPNEY)
PROB 11/278 10 May 1658 Will of Gregory STUBBING, Tailor of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 9 January 1657 Griggora Stubbinge)
PROB 11/311 09 April 1663 Will of Martin SPILTIMBER, Single Man of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/329 04 May 1669 Will of Sir Thomas DAYRELL of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 6 April 1669 knight)
PROB 11/340 10 September 1672 Will of John PURKIS, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 2 June 1672 John Pukis, yeoman)
PROB 11/363 28 May 1680 Will of George WHIPHAM, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 25 December 1679 George WHIFFAM)
PROB 11/456 28 June 1700 Will of Phillip WAKEFEILD, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried in Horseheath 26 April 1700)
PROB 11/502 26 May 1708 Will of John WHIPHAM, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/519 13 February 1711 Will of William STAVERS, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 11 November 1710)
PROB 11/520 10 March 1711 Will of John CHALLIS, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
(Buried 31 January 1710)
PROB 11/676 08 March 1736 Will of Bartholomew NEWMAN , Yeoman of Castle Camp , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 15 December 1735, yeo)
PROB 11/1135 22 October 1785 Will of Bartholomew STAVERS , Gentleman of Castle Camp , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 16 November 1784)
PROB 11/1369 26 February 1802 Will of Robert BRAY, Yeoman of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/1537 14 September 1812 Will of Reverend Fyge JAUNCEY , Clerk, Rector of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 23 May 1812, clerk commoner of Hertford College & LLB in the University of Oxford was elected Rector of this Parish by the Governors of the Charterhouse Dec 9 1772 & was buried May 23 1812 age 73)
PROB 11/1565 11 February 1815 Will of Jane HEDGES , Spinster of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
Buried 15 January 1815 in Shudy Camps, of Castle Camps)
PROB 11/1583 28 August 1816 Will of Richard COLLIER, Farmer of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/1697 14 April 1825 Will of Reverend Wilfrid CLARK , Clerk of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 11 January 1825, rector of Castle Camps)
PROB 11/1770 16 April 1830 Will of James LEONARD , Farmer and Maltster of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 19 November 1829 Mr James Leonard farmer of Camps Green)
PROB 11/1823 21 October 1833 Will of Elizabeth WHITEHEAD , Widow of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 16 July 1833 in Shudy Camps)
PROB 11/1934 30 October 1840 Will of Charles FREEMAN , Shopkeeper and Blacksmith of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 2 October 1840 of Camps Green aged 50)
PROB 11/1952 18 October 1841 Will of William PARKIN , Farmer of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 11 June 1841, Mr William Parkin of Camps End aged 72)
PROB 11/1963 16 June 1842 Will of Elizabeth COWLING , Widow of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
PROB 11/1974 02 February 1843 Will of Ambrose or Ambose BROWN, Farmer of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 21 August 1841 Mr Ambrose Brown)
PROB 11/2077 01 July 1848 Will of John ADAMS , Farmer of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire
(Buried 7 December 1845 of Slough Farm)
PROB 11/2092 16 May 1849 Will of Rebecca CARTER , Spinster of Castle Camps , Cambridgeshire