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Document Number:0506050
Title:Conveyance
Date:29 September 1794
SOLD - transcription available: 16.00
Condition:
Good consistent with age, some patches of discolouration but legible throughout.
Physical description:
Parchment : 2 sheets 76cm x 60cm with 1 wax seal, signature and revenue stamps. Schedule.
Summary of contents
Parties
George Smith of Oakmoor, Kingsley, Staffordshire. Gentleman
Edward Nicholls of Swithamley Park, Staffordshire. Esquire
Joseph Mellor of Leek, Staffordshire. Button Merchant

Subject
George Smith is selling a half share in the Manor of Heaton, Staffordshire to Edward Nicolls and Joseph Mellor for 210. (Note that Edward Nicolls appears to the real purchaser who is paying the purchase monay. Joseph Mellor may be acting only as some sort of trustee.)

There is a schedule listing 9 earlier indentures relating to the property made between 1748 and 1764, The name of George Smith first appears in the list in 1764.


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