Document ReferencePl F3/2/28
TitleBrief in Oates v Duchess of Newcastle; 1715-1716
Extent3 ff, attached
Content DescriptionPlaintiff: James Oates.

Defendants: The Duchess of Newcastle and William Parr.

Action in trespass and ejectment relating to property in Nottingham.

Ejectment. Case is a consequence of the rival claims to the Nottinghamshire estates arising from the disputed will of John Holles, Duke of Newcastle, the terms of the will of Henry Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle and the missing trust deed of 1693.

Dated from internal evidence to post 2 Jan. 1714/15 and ante the death of the Duchess of Newcastle. Presumed to be contemporary with the principal litigation - see Pl F3/2/13-15 above.
Termlegal cases, Duchess of Newcastle

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA69402Parr; William (fl 1715-1716); Mrfl 1715-1716
NA69403Oates; James (fl 1715-1716); Mrfl 1715-1716
NA487Holles; Thomas Pelham- (1693-1768); 1st Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; also 4th Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. 17561693-1768
NA1048Harley; Henrietta Cavendish (1694-1755); Countess of Oxford and Mortimer; née Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles wife of the 2nd Earl of Oxford1694-1755
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
NA1145Harley; Sarah (-1737); Countess of Oxford and Mortimer-1737
NA1135Cavendish; Henry (1630-1691); 2nd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; succ. 1676; styled Viscount Mansfield 1659-1665; Earl of Ogle 1665-16761630-1691
NA488Holles; John (1662-1711); 3rd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne 1694, 1st Duke of second creation; also 4th Earl of Clare1662-1711
NA592Holles; Margaret (1661-1716); Duchess of Newcastle upon Tyne; née Cavendish; dau. of 2nd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; m 3rd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne 16901661-1716
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