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Document Number:0507015
Date:29 September 1877
For Sale:40.00
Good, consistent with age.
Parchment : 26cm x 40cm 2 Sheets with 2 wax seals and signatures and revenue stamps.
Summary of contents:
John George HOPF of the City of Chichester, Sussex. Gentleman.
John KILN of the City of Chichester, Sussex. Merchant.
John Henry HOPF, late of the City of Chichester, Sussex. Pork Butcher. (Deceased)

The document begins by reciting the will of John Henry Hopf who died in 1877. He appointed his brothers John George Hopf and Charles Alfred Hopf as Executors, who are to sell all his real and personal estate (but we are not told what they are to do with the proceeds).

Charles Alfred Hopf died in 1877 leaving John George Hopf as the sole Executor. He is now selling property in Chichester, Sussex to John Kiln for 275. The property is a malthouse, garden and premises situate in West Lane, parish of St Peter the Great, Chichester.
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