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Document Number:1402020
Title:Counterpart Lease
Date:18 June 1823
For Sale:0.55
Condition:
Very good for its age
Description:
Parchment: 2 sheets 60cm x 68cm with 3 wax seals, 3 signatures and revenue stamp
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
The Rev Henry Forster MILLS, Chancellor of the Cathedral of St Peter, York and Prebendary of Laughton-en-le-Morthen
William WALTON of Lincoln's Inn, Middlesex,
John CHESTER Esquire, Major in Royal Artillery
Samuel Thomas TOWNSEND of Trinity College, Cambridge
William MILLS of York, Yorkshire, Gentleman
John Robert MILLS of York, Yorkshire, Gentleman
Joshua MILLS of York, Yorkshire, Gentleman
Anthony Butler SAINT LEGER (deceased) late of Bryanstone Street, Portman Square, Middlesex, Esquire

SUBJECT
The document begins by telling us that William Walton and Samuel Townsend are Executors and Trustees of the will of Anthony Butler St. Leger. They are also guardians of Anthony Francis St. Leger, his eldest son, now a minor aged 15.

The Rev. Henry Mills is granting a lease for 3 lives to William Walton on the Rectory of Laughton-en-le-Morthen with its glebe lands and tithes. John Chester and Samuel Townsend guarantee the rents which are payable to Henry Mills and to the Rector of Laughton.

William Mills, John Robert Mills and Joshua Mills have been appointed as attornies for Henry Mills.
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