|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||29 August 1814|
|Good consistent with age.|
|Parchment : 2 sheets 59cm x 78cm with 3 wax seals, 3 signatures and revenue stamps.|
|Summary of contents:|
Joseph LEE of Ilford, Essex. Merchant.
William WORTS of Little Yarmouth, Suffolk. Miller AND Mary his wife.
We are told that William Worts and is wife Mary had mortgaged property in Horning, Norfolk, to Joseph Lee for £2000 in 1808 (see our Document Ref 070423). In this document, the mortgage is being paid off and accordingly, Joseph Lee is surrendering his 10000 year lease on the property.
The property is listed in considerable detail and consists in summary, of a newly built capital messuage, 9 other cottages, a malthouse, bakery, blacksmith's shop, and about 11 parcels of land totalling 34 acres.
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