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Release, Fen Drayton, Cambridgeshire

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.1065

Scope and Contents

William Maddey, yeoman, of Graffham, Hunts., for £635 releases to Edward Rooke, yeoman, of Fen Drayton, Cambs., a messuage in Fen Drayton which E.R. now inhabits and 40 acres in F. Drayton and Conington, late Thomas Maddey's, deceased, father of William, to have and to hold...against William Maddey and Joane his now wife without hindrance from them or Thos. Maddey, deceased, of from William Maddey, deceased, late grandfather of William above...and usual assurances. Signed by William Maddey. Witnessed by Richard Williams, John Bedford, John Rooke, and William Rooke.


  • 14 Jan. 1653

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from E. Williams, 37 Newtown Road, Hove, 28 March 1922

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