The Layards were a distinguished Huguenot family including two members with entries in the Dictionary of National Biography (Sir Austen Henry Layard and Daniel Peter Layard). The papers are concerned primarily with Sir Austen Henry's father and brother.
Reference: F.La 1-10
Date Coverage: C18th and C19th
Geographical Coverage: England and France
Collection type: agreements, correspondence, newspaper cuttings, notes, pictures
Collection content: genealogical
Related material: None
Restrictions on access: None
The collection is catalogued and described in: "Huguenot Manuscripts: a descriptive catalogue of the remaining manuscripts in the Huguenot Library", compiled by I. E. Gray, (Quarto Series vol. 56), London: Huguenot Society of London, 1983.