|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
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|Date:||27 September 1866|
|Good, consistent with age.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 58cm x 77cm with 4 wax seals and duty stamps. Includes a second indenture of Reconveyance of 1874 written on the back.|
|Summary of contents|
John Clayton of Birdham, Sussex. Farmer.
Edward William Johnson of Chichester, Sussex. Gentleman.
John Clayton is mortgaging land in Birdham, Sussex to Edward Johnson for £78 with the proviso that the sum must be repaid by 27 March next. There is a schedule listing 13 pieces of land including 2 houses and totalling 12 acres.
In the second indenture of 1874, we are told that the sum of £78 is still outstanding, which John Clayton is now paying off, and the property is conveyed back to him