Daily entries from the 17th century London diary
The overlays that highlight 17th century London features are approximate and derived from:
Impington see map South of the family seat at Cottenham North of his Alma Mater at CambridgeGeneral area showing Family Pepys Hunting Groundshttp://www.multimap.com/map/browse.cgi?client=p...
from http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.asp?com... Sir William Hinde's brother and heir Edward sold his reversionary interest in 1615 to the Cambridge carrier Thomas Hobson, (Footnote 10) who took possession in 1625. By will proved 1631 Hobson left his Cottenham estates to his grandson and heir, also Thomas Hobson (d. 1667), (Footnote 11) who was succeeded by his widow Catherine. (Footnote 12) Catherine outlived her second husband John Pepys (d. 1692) and died in 1703
From: British History OnlineSource: Cottenham: Manors and other estates. A History of the County of Cambridge and the Isle of Ely: Volume IX, A. P. M. Wright & C. P. Lewis (Editors) (1989).URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.asp?com...Date: 04/08/2004
The motto of the Pepys family translated is:- "As the mind of each, so is the man". A history of Impington WRITTEN BY ROBERT JEEPS OF IMPINGTON. FEBRUARY 1893 see
Follow up on Pedro : interesting aerial shot of the village and the surrounding lands. http://www.hisimp.net/maps/settlel.htm
Histon and Impington are villages in Cambridgeshire, England. They are situated just north of Cambridge. Over the years the two villages have grown and entwined together, to such an extent that many villagers today do not know where one ends and the other begins. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Histon_and_Impington
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