|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||20 January 1829|
|Very good for its age|
|Parchment : 3 sheets 61cm x 78cm with 4 wax seals, 4 signatures and revenue stamps|
|Summary of contents:|
The Rev Israel LEWIS of Long Ashton, Somerset.
James LEMAN of Bristol, Gloucestershire. Gentleman.
Thomas TOVEY of Shirehampton, Parish of Westbury upon Trym, Gloucestershire. Gentleman.
Robert SMART of Bristol, Gloucestershire. Merchant.
Dame Elizabeth SMYTHE (deceased) of Bedminster, Somerset. Widow.
The document begins by reciting various evens from 1803 onwards relating to property in the hands of Dame Elizabeth Smythe. She died in 1825 having appointed Israel Lewis as her executor and he is now selling her property in the hamlet of Shirehampton, Westbury upon Trym to Thomas Tovey for £1500.
James Leman and Robert Smart appear to act only as trustees and play little real part.