|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Title:||Lease for a year|
|Date:||14 September 1827|
|Good. Exceptionally clean and clear for its age.|
|Parchment : 1 sheet 50cm x 67cm with 2 wax seals and duty stamps.|
|Summary of contents:|
Frances Shelton of the town of Bedford, Bedfordshire. Widow.
Charles Frederick Lavender of Hardwicke, Parish of Elstow, Bedfordshire. Yeoman.
John Lavender of the Parish of Biddenham, Bedfordshire. Yeoman.
John Lavender obtains a lease on property in the Parish of Felmersham, Bedfordshire, at a rent of a peppercorn. We are told that the property was formerly in the estate of James Lavender, great-grandfather of the parties, and John Lavender, the grandfather.