~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~

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Document Number:0903028
Date:25 March 1913
For Sale:16.00
Poor. Several large blotches of discolouration, but document remains legible throughout
Parchment : 2 sheets 26cm 40cm with 5 wax seals, 5 signatures, and revenue stamps
Summary of contents:
Harold Abercrombie HOLDSWORTH of Arundel Street, London. Solicitor.
James Thomas BUNN of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Merchant.
Leopold Charles HARVEY of Spalding, Lincolnshire. Solicitor.
Edwin Augustus Plenty SEYMOUR of Spalding, Lincolnshire. Solicitor's Clerk.
Ben KILLINGWORTH of Bolton, Lincolnshire. Auctioneer.
Elizabeth Esther HOCKERSTON, of Spalding, Lincolnshire, wife of Francis HOCKERSTON, Retired Carpenter.
George Peter KINGSTON (deceased) of Spalding, Lincolnshire. Auctioneer.
Alfred COLE (deceased) of Spalding, Lincolnshire. Furniture Dealer.

The document begins by reciting that, before their deaths, George Kingston had agreed to sell property in Spalding to Alfred Cole for 125 and that the money had been paid.

Then Gorge Kingston died in 1912 having appointed the first three named above (Holdsworth, Bunn, Harvey), as his executors. Alfred Cole also died in 1912 having appointed Edwin Seymour and Ben Killingworth as Executors with instructions to sell their property, which they are now doing, for 150, to Elizabeth Hockerston.

The property consists of a tenement and yard at number 27 New Road (or Westlode Street), Spalding.
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