|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Lease for a Year|
|Date:||27 May 1812|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 64cm x 48cm with 2 wax seals, 2 signatures and revenue stamp.|
|Summary of contents:|
John COATES of Ripon, Yorkshire. Gentleman.
James FERGUSON of Catterick, Yorkshire. Gentleman.
Wilson FAWCETT of Greenbury Grange, Catterick, Yorkshire. Gentleman.
This is the first part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release in which John Coates is selling property in te parish of South Cowton, Yorkshire, to James Ferguson. It consists of a farmhouse and 12 individually named parcels of land at Astley Hill, Cowton.
It appears that James Ferguson is acting only as a Trustee and is buying the property In Trust for Wilson Fawcett.