Document ReferenceBn 121-123
TitleDeed between Joshua and Sarah Robinson and John Seagrave, for securing repayment of £200 plus interest on property in Beeston, Nottinghamshire; 26-27 Jan. 1761
Date26-27 January 1761
Extent3 items
Content DescriptionFirst Party: Joshua Robinson, framework knitter of Beeston, Nottinghamshire and Sarah his wife (daughter and sole heir of William Levis, deceased, one of the sons and devisees named in the will of Thomas levis, yeoman late of Beeston, deceased [see Bn 93]).

Second Party: John Seagrave, gentleman of Bartlets Buildings, Parish of St Andrews, Holborn, Middlesex.

Third Party: William Rawson the elder, hosier of Nottingham.

Lease for a year [Bn 121] and deed [Bn 122] from (1) to (2) and (3) of 1 messuage with barns, stables, etc in Beeston, 10 acres and 2 roods of land dispersed in several pieces in Far Field, 12 acres and 3 roods dispersed in Tuttle Bridge Field, 10 acres 1 and a half roods in Church Field, 5 acres in the Over and Nether Meadows, and Over Flatt, Middle Flatt, Nether Flatt and Ryeland Closes, all of which premises were formerly in the tenure of Thomas Levis deceased and Thomas Cross, and are now in the occupation of Joshua Robinson.

Covenant by (1) to levy to (2), and further agreement for (3) to bring a writ of entry against (2) either in this Hilary term or the next Easter or Trinity terms so that a Common Recovery may be executed; the premises then to be held by (3) until £200 with interest is paid to him by (1).

Consideration: £200.

Signatures: Joshua Robinson, Sarah Robinson, John Seagrave, William Rawson

Witnesses: R. Seagrave, John Cross, Samuel Toulmin, Elias Hardy.

Endorsements: Memorandum that (1) has received £200 from (3).

Accompanied by a bond [Bn 123] dated 27 January 1761 from (1) to (3) in in the sum of £400 for repayment of the debt of £200 with interest on 27 Jul. 1761 and for the performance of covenants specified in Bn 122.
Termfinancial affairs, mortgages, Beeston (Nottinghamshire)
financial affairs, bonds
Physical DescriptionSeals: 6 shellac seals; head of bearded man

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA78189Robinson; Joshua (fl 1760-1769); yeoman and framework knitter of Beeston, Nottinghamshirefl 1760-1769
NA78147Levis; Thomas (-1726); yeoman of Beeston, Nottinghamshire; father of William, Thomas, Edward and Mary Levis; grandfather of Sarah Robinson-1726
NA78154Levis; William (- pre 1761); son of Thomas Levis of Beeston, Nottinghamshire; father of Sarah Robinson- pre 1761
NA78194Cross; Thomas (fl 1761); former tenant at Beeston, Nottinghamshirefl 1761
NA78195Robinson; Sarah (fl 1761-1769); Mrs; née Levis; daughter and sole heir of William Levis of Beeston; married Joshua Robinsonfl 1761-1769
NA78196Seagrave; John (fl 1761); gentleman of Bartlets Buildings, Parish of St Andrews, Holborn, Middlesexfl 1761
NA78197Rawson; William (fl 1761-1769); 'the elder'; hosier of Nottinghamfl 1761-1769
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