|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||18 May 1841|
|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.