~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~

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Document Number:0412131
Date:29 May 1824
For Sale:40.00
Poor. There is a tear about 1" long and the document is more than usually discoloured. Nevertheless, it remains completely legible.
Parchment : 1 sheet 64cm x 79 cm with 2 wax seals and revenue stamp.
Summary of contents:
Sarah Griggs of Stibbard, Norfolk, Widow
Benjamin Bell of Bintry, Norfolk, Farmer
Henry Stokes of Fakenham, Norfolk, Gentleman

Philip Bell of Stibbard, Norfolk, Yeoman died in 1822 leaving his estate to Sarah Giggs who is now selling it to Benjamin Bell for 520. (Sorry - I can't quite see how Henry Stokes comes in to it). The property consists of various parcels of land in Stibbard totalling about 8 acres and with 2 cottages.
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