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Assignment of mortgage indenture, Writtle, Essex

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.192

Scope and Contents

Whereas Robert Shuttleworth of Great Baddow, Essex, by indenture dated 10 April 1657 sold to Susanna Sawen of Little Waltham (late of Felsted), Essex, certain land in Writtle for a term of ninety-nine years with a proviso that the agreement should be void if he paid by a certain date; and whereas the sum was not paid, and Susanna Sawen is in possession; Susanna Sawen assigns the land to John Sawen of Little Waltham, her father, for the remainder of the term. Witnesses: William Hurrell, Timothy Codeson.


  • Creation: 11 Apr. 1662

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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Presented by Mrs Charles Williamson of Kempton, Bedfordshire, 20 April 1915

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