Catalogue description Assignment of a mortgaged term

This record is held by Sheffield City Archives

Details of CB/1240
Reference: CB/1240
Title: Assignment of a mortgaged term

Elizabeth Withers, of Sheffield, widow of Benjamin Withers, late of the same, cutler, decd., (Elizabeth née Houlton), William Birks, of the same, cutler and John Sutcliffe, of the same, grocer, two of the executors of Wither's will, to Robert Woofendale, a devisee and executor under Wither's will, of Sheffield, druggist. Residue of a term of 19 years in a dwelling house in Fargate, Sheffield, which was granted by the Burgesses to Edward Clarke, of Sheffield, mason and his wife, Susannah, by a deed of 19 Nov 1755; mortgaged by Clarke to Elizabeth Withers to secure a principal of £330 plus 4% per annum interest. For £100.

Date: 1 May 1771
Held by: Sheffield City Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

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