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Document Number:0903005
Title:Assignment
Date:12 June 1868
For Sale:56.00
Condition:
Very good
Description:
Parchment : 1 sheet 59cm x 72cm with 4 wax seals, 2 signatures an revenue stamps
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
John HUGHES of High Street, Holywell, Flintshire. Gentleman.
Charlotte HUGHES of High Street, Holywell, Flintshire. Spinster.
Joseph HAGUE of High Street, Holywell, Flintshire. Grocer.
Mary PROFITT of High Street, Holywell, Flintshire. Spinster.

SUBJECT
The document begins by reciting that John and Charlotte Hughes (who are brother and sister) took a 41-year lease on property in Holywell in 1834. These two are now assigning the residue of the lease to their "friend and attendant" Joseph Hague, and their "faithful servant" Mary Profitt.

The property is a dwelling house on the North side of the High Street in Holywell together with warehouse, stable and yard. It also includes the right to a pew in the church.

Note that two other sisters (Ann and Elizabeth) of the two Hughes are also mentioned.
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