|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||24 December 1930|
|Good consistent with age|
|Parchment : 3 sheets, 27x40cm with 14 signatures and revenue stamps. ALSO paper document 2 sheets 28x43cm.|
|Summary of contents:|
Edwin MANN of Downe, Broadhempston, Devon. (Cider Merchant)
Trustees: note that the below 15 names are acting as the Trustees of the Broadhempston Weslyan Church
Frederick INWOOD of Totnes Devon (The present Superintendent Minister of the South Devon Mission),
William Henry GREET of Broadhempston (Farmer),
George Field LOWE of Broadhempston (Retired Carpenter),
William Humphreys MADGE of Broadhempston (Retired Gardener),
Herbert Johns GREET of Broadhempston (Farmer),
Miriam Adele RUNDLE of Broadhempston (Spinster).
Albert James GILES of Broadhempston (Agricultural Worker),
Emma Kate GILES (Wife of Albert Giles),
Samuel John FIELD of Broadhempston (Farm Bailiff),
William FIELD of Broadhempston (Farmer),
Ethelinda Mary WILLCOCKS of Broadhempston (wife of Henry Willcocks. Farmer.),
Susan LOWE the wife of the said George Lowe
Wilfred Edward PENNY of Totnes (Postal Steward),
George Edgcombe WINDALL of Totnes (Solicitor),
Charles James HUNT of Totnes (Farmer).
The document relates to a plot of land, part of Kiln Close Orchard, which is adjacent to the already existing Broadhempston Weslyan Chapel and School. Edwin Mann is giving the plot to the Trustees of the Chapel.
The signatures of only 13 Trustees appear. The other two (William Greet and William Madge) are noted to be already dead. There is brief mention of other deeds relating to the property from 1905 - 1930. These also include the names of William Mann and Margaret Mann. A second document of 1928 is included which details the appointment of these people as trustees.