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Document Number:0503024
Title:Lease for a year
Date:28 February 1813
SOLD - transcription available: 6.00
Average. Has considerable discolouration but otherwise good for its age.
Physical description:
Parchment : 1 sheet 47cm x 68 cm with 4 wax seals and revenue stamp.
Summary of contents
Hugh Fairhurst of Pemberton, Lancashire. Weaver.
James Fairhurst of Pemberton, Lancashire. Weaver.
Thomas Fairhurst (the elder), Pemberton, Lancashire. Weaver.
James Baron of Wigan, Lancashire. Attorney at Law.
Athern Atherton of Pemberton, Lancashire. Chapman.

This is the first part of a conract of sale by Lease and Release in which Athern Atherton is buying property in Pemberton from the other 4 parties.

We are told that Hugh, James and Thomas Fairhurst, are all sons of Thomas Fairhurst, deceased, of Pemberton, Weaver, and that Hugh is the eldest son. The property consists of a dwelling house with garden in Pemberton which was in the inheritance of Thomas Fairhurst, deceased, and is now the inheritance of Hugh Fairhurst.