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Mortgage indenture of Swaines Marsh, West Tilbury, Essex

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.10

Scope and Contents

John Essex of Orsett, Essex, releases to John Fitch of Horndon-on-the-Hill Essex, certain lands in West Tilbury in the occupation of John Fitch. Should John Essex pay a certain sum to John Fitch before a certain date the agreement is void. Witnesses: Margaret Waglet, J. Kinsman. On the back is a memorandum of livery of seisin taken 20 April 1666. Witnesses: J. Kinsman, Thomas Jackson, Robert Shrife.


  • Creation: 18 Apr. 1666

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1 item(s) (vellum) : vellum

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought at the George Arnold Museum sale, Milton Hall Gravesend, lots 780 and 781, 5 June 1912

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