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Source Information

Ancestry.com. Leiston Abbey Cartulary and Butley Priory Charters [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003.
Original data: Mortimer, Richard, ed. Leiston Abbey Cartulary and Butley Priory Charters. Suffolk, England: Boydell, 1979.

About Leiston Abbey Cartulary and Butley Priory Charters

This database contains the cartulary of Leiston Abbey and the charters of Butley Priory. Types of documents found in this collection include papal documents, royal charters, archiepiscopal and Episcopal acta, abbatial documents, and private deeds. The work also includes information on the foundation and history of Leiston and Butley, donors of these institutions, their possessions, and the names of the abbots of Leiston, and the priors of Butley.