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Document Number:0902022
Date:01 January 1755
For Sale:78.00
Fair, quite heavily discoloured and somewhat worn at the folds, but legible throughout (just).
Parchment : 1 sheet 77cm x 53cm with 2 wax seals and 2 signatures. Traces of revenue stamps remain, but the stamps have been lost.
Summary of contents:
Daniel HAWTHORN the Elder of Yelsall, Parish of Wolverhampton, Staffordshire. Engineer.
Daniel HAWTHORN the Younger of Yelsall, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire. Son of the above.
Hugh STAGGERS of Yelsall, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire. Collier.
Thomas STAGGERS of Yelsall, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire. Collier.

The two Hawthorns are selling property in Rushall, Staffordshire, to the two Staggers for 90. It consists of 5 closes of land totalling 11 acres on or near the common portway from Rushall to Yelsall.

We are told that Daniel Hawthorn the Elder bouht the property in 1749.
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