Alexander Ready’s name

Details of Act

Year 1755
Chapter 28 George II. c. 33
Type of Act Private Act
Not printed
Short title Alexander Ready’s name.
Long title An Act to enable Alexander Ready Esquire, and his Issue by Sophia his Wife (late Sophia Edwards) to take and use the Surname of Colston, pursuant to the Will of Edward Colston Esquire, deceased, and to bear the like Arms which were borne by the said Edward Colston.

Parliamentary Archives access

The best place to look at the Original Act is the Parliamentary Archives in London.

Location Records of the House of Lords, Private Bill Office, Original Acts
Reference code HL/PO/PB/1/1755/28G2n69
Level File
Access status Open