|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Lease for a Year|
|Date:||05 March 1818|
|Very good for its age|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 37cm x 61cm with 2 wax seals, 2 signatures|
|Summary of contents:|
William SIMMONDS of Eye and Dunsdon in the Parish of Sonning, Oxfordshire. Gentleman.
The Rev Thomas Henry WHORWOOD of Headington, Oxfordshire.
Richard SMITH of Oxford, Oxfordshire. Wine Merchant.
This is the first part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release in which Richard Smith is buying property in Marston, Oxfordshire, from the other two parties.
The "property" appears to consist primarily of the right to tithes from various lands in Marston. The sale also includes "All other the freehold messuages lands ..... whatsoever .... late of John Rush ..... in the said Parish", but these are not specified.
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