~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~

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Document Number:0606006
Date:18 May 1841
For Sale:62.00
Good consistent with age
Parchment : 2 sheets 60cm x 79cm with 2 wax seals, 2 signatures and revenue stamps.
Summary of contents:
Matthew VENTON of Milton Damerell, Devon. Yeoman.
Christopher RISDON of Launcells, Cornwall. Yeoman.

Matthew Venton is mortgaging property in Thornbury, Devon, to Christopher Risdon for 150. An insurance policy on the life of Matthew Venton is also charged as further security.

The property consists of 3 closes of land called Bason Close, Bason Haw Close and Tibioa (?). A John Venton and Philip Venton are named as previous occupiers of the property.
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