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Document Number:0503009
Date:10 June 1873
SOLD - transcription available: 10.00
Physical description:
Parchment: 1 sheet 60cm x 71cm with 5 wax seals and revenue stamp.
Summary of contents
William TENNISON of Rimswell in Holderness, East Riding of Yorkshire. Tailor.
John TENNISON of Kilnsea in Holderness, Yorkshire. Farmer.
Thomas GRAY of Brough, Yorkshire. Labourer.
Ann GRAY (nee TENNISON) wife of Thomas GRAY
George GIBSON of Ottingham Marsh, Holdrness, Yorkshire Farmer.

The document begins by reciting the Will of William Tennison (senior) who died in 1870. He left his property to his wife Mary during her lifetime, then to be sold and divided between his 3 children, William, John and Ann Gray (parties to this indenture).

Mary Tennison died in 1872 and now the eldest son, William (Executor of the Will) is selling the property in Rimswell to George Gibson for 410.

The property consists of:

1. Parcel of land with cottage, 2 acres in Ottingham Marsh.
2. Close called West Field in Ottingham Marsh containing 1 rood.
3. Another close of 1 acre in Ottingham Marsh.