CollectionTipping Papers

The papers of the Tipping family of Bellurgan Park, Ballymascalan, County Louth comprise of c.8500 documents and volumes, 1666-1953. A detailed calendar and microfilmed copies of this collection are available, MIC/555. The collection includes, for example:
Papers of or about Mrs Charles Wilde (née Tipping) mainly concerning her inheritance, 1757-1814

A devotional notebook of Miss Catherine Wilde, 1799

Letters to Francis Tipping regarding the Wildes' daughter for whom he was guardian, 1802-1814

Receipts and cures, including those from Mrs Catherine Tipping, 19th century

Personal letters and papers of Mrs Frances Elizabeth Tipping (née Wilde), 1828-1844

Devotional writings, possibly in Mrs Frances Elizabeth Tipping's hand, 1841

Letters to Edward Tipping II from his wife, Adelaide (née Borrowes), including courtship and engagement letters, 1850-1895

Letters to Edward Tipping II from his aunt, Miss Letitia Geale Brady, 1873-1891

Letters to Edward Tipping II from his sister, Miss Frances E. Tipping, c.1850-1890

Letters to Edward Tipping II from his sister, Miss Adelaide Tipping, c.1850-1876

Letters to Edward Tipping II from his sister, Miss Theodisa Tipping, with several of his letters to her, c.1845-1870

Letters to Adelaide Tipping, c1845-1899

Letters to Mrs Anne Bailie, 1775 and late 18th century

Personal and business letters of Catherine Elizabeth Tipping, 1836-1872

4 boxes of personal and business papers of Miss A.H. Tipping, 1906-1953.

AccessBy prior appointment.
Century17th, 18th, 19th, 20th
Repository NamePublic Record Office of Northern Ireland
Address2 Titanic Boulevard Titanic Quarter Belfast
UK Postal CodeBT3 9HQ
Telephone+44 28-9053-4800
Repository Web Address
CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archives. The lists were compiled by Public Record Office of Northern Ireland staff and we are grateful for their assistance. It must be remembered that due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually.