Document ReferencePl F3/3/1
TitleAssignment of mortgage of the Wimpole/Cambridgeshire estate; 12 Oct. 1716
Date12 October 1716
Extent5 membranes
Content DescriptionFirst Party: Edward, Lord Harley and Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles Harley, his wife.

Second Party: William, Viscount Cheyne of Newhaven; and John Morley the elder of Halsted, Essex, Esq.

Third Party: Richard Bentley, DD, Master of Trinity College in the University of Cambridge.

Fourth Party: Joseph Martyn of London, merchant; William Fellows of Lincoln's Inn, Middlesex, Esq.; and Thomas Andrews of London, Esq.

Assignment by (3) to (4) of lands specified in Arrington and Wimpole, Cambridgeshire for the residue of a term of 1000 years, to secure £5000 and interest by way of mortgage. Appointment by Lady Henrietta of Morley as receiver of the rents and declaration of trusts by (1) and (2) as additional security.

Recites the marriage settlement of (1) (Pl F3/2/3-4) and subsequent declaration to (2) for raising up to £10000 on the premises.

Consideration: £5000 by (4) to (3).

Endorsed, 24 Oct. 1716:

Release by Fellows and Andrews to Martyn (whose property the principal money is).

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1048Harley; Henrietta Cavendish (1694-1755); Countess of Oxford and Mortimer; née Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles wife of the 2nd Earl of Oxford1694-1755
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
NA30173Cheyne; William (1657-1728); 2nd Viscount Newhaven; succ. 1698; also 2nd Lord Cheyne1657-1728
NA38838Morley; John (1656-1732); Mr; of Halstead; land jobber; adviser to 2nd Earl of Oxford1656-1732
NA69404Andrews; Thomas (fl 1716); Mrfl 1716
NA69405Fellowes; William (fl 1716); Mr; of Lincoln's Innfl 1716
NA38746Bentley; Richard (1662-1742); Dr; D.D.; scholar and critic; Master of Trinity College Cambridge 1700-17421662-1742
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