|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||10 March 1827|
|Good consistent with age. Writing is a little feint but legible throughout.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 52 cm x 42cm signed, sealed and stamped|
|Summary of contents:|
Mary FIRTH of Clayton West in the Parish of High Hoyland, Yorkshire - Widow
John FIRTH of Clayton West in the Parish of High Hoyland, Yorkshire - Weaver
Thomas DYSON of Wakefield, Yorkshire - Maltster
John DYSON of Winter Hill, High Hoyland, Yorkshire - Farmer
Benjamin FIRTH of Clayton West, Parish of High Hoyland, Yorkshire - Weaver (deceased)
We are told that Mary Firth is the widow of Benjamin Firth and also Devisee named in his Will. John Firth is the eldest son and heir-at-law of Benjamin Firth.
Mary Firth is selling a dwelling house with garden in Clayton West to Thomas Dyson for £24/-/-d. It is Thomas Dyson who is paying the purchase price,m but it appears that the property will be held in trust by John Dyson for such purposes as may be specified.
John Firth is included in the document to indicate that he is making no claim on the property.