Richardson Family Papers

Repository: National Archives of Ireland

Identity Statement

TitleRichardson Family Papers
Archive ReferenceIE 0625/1197
Web Link to this Entry
Creation Dates1738-1946
Extent Mediumc170 items


Creator(s): Richardson family of Dundalk, County Louth

  • Administrative History ↴

    Estate and family papers of the family of Richardson of Dundalk, Co. Louth; Richardstown, Co. Louth; and Nicholastown, Co. Kildare
  • Archival History ↴

    Acquired from Claire Winfrey in September 1993
  • Immediate Source Acquisition ↴


Content & Structure

  • Scope & Content: Richardson family of Dundalk, County Louth ↴

    The collection primarily comprises leases, agreements and correspondence. It includes legal papers relating to estates, sales, wills and title deeds. The later years of the collection consists of papers relating to the estate of Maxwell T.Boyle of counties Louth and Kildare.

  • Appraisal Destruction ↴

    All items retained permanently
  • Accruals ↴

    No further accruals expected
  • Arrangement ↴

    The collection is arranged in bundles according to their original order

Conditions of Access & Use

Access Conditions Available to holders of a valid readers ticket
Conditions Governing ReproductionReproduction is at the discretion of the archivist
Creation Dates1738-1946
Extent Mediumc170 items
Material Language ScriptEnglish
Finding Aids A full descriptive list can be accessed online Archive Web Link →

Allied Materials

There are no Allied Materials

Descriptive Control Area

Archivist NoteNatalie Milne
Rules/ConventionsISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description. 2nd ed. Ottawa: International Council on Archives, 2000. National Council on Archives: Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names. Chippenham: National Council on Archives, 1997.
Date of Descriptions41699