~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~

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Document Number:0506062
Date:26 January 1750
For Sale:50.00
Poor. This document shows sings of having been stored in damp conditions and is very discoloured. It has one small hole (5mm diameter) and a tear (3cm long) in one edge. Appears to remain completely legible.
Parchment : 1 sheet 67cm x 80cm with 2 wax seals and revenue stamps
Summary of contents:
William Adams of Thornborough, Buckinghamshire. Yeoman.
Susanna Smith of Buckingham, Buckinghamshire. Widow.

"Release being a Mortgage in fee of Lands in Thornborough, Buckinghamshire, for securing 100 and Interest".

We are told that the land was bought by John Adams the father of William Adams. A portion of the land was left in John Adams' will to another son, John but the latter pre-deceased his father.
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