Document ReferencePl F3/3/52
TitleMortgage from the Countess of Oxford and Mortimer to Samuel Child; 28 Feb. 1746/47
Date28 February 1747
Extent11 membranes
Content DescriptionFirst Party: Robert Harley of Lincoln's Inne, Middlesex, Esq.; and James West of Lincoln's Inne, Middlesex, Esq.

Second Party: Henrietta Cavendish Holles, Countess of Oxford and Mortimer, widow.

Third Party: Peter Walter of Stalbridge, Dorset, Esq.; Edward Walter of the Inner Temple, London, Esq.; and Sheldon Walter of Tremeal, Cornwall, Esq. (grandsons and executors of Peter Walter)

Fourth Party: Samuel Child of Lincoln's Inn Fields, Middlesex, Esq.; and Barnaby Backwell of the City of London, banker.

Assignment by (3), at the direction of (1) and (2), to Child of the lands and estates of (1) at Alverton, Harby and Solkholm, Nottinghamshire of an annual rental of £534 11s 8d (tenants given), for the residue of a term of 1000 years created by the 1726 trust deed as recited; and mortgage by demise by (1) and (2) to Backwell (in trust for Child) of the abovementioned property and also the manor of Mansfield of a rental of £346 3s 4d (tenants given) and Mansfield chief rents (£38 13s 9½d) as specified for the residue of the said term, to secure £10000 and interest.

Endorsed receipts for £2500, £2500, £2000 and £3000, plus interest, in discharge of the mortgage, 29 Nov. 1749, 30 May 1750, 3 July 1751 and 14 Sept. 1752.

Recites the act of Parliament of 1719 (Pl F3/2/17), the 1726 trust deed (Pl F3/3/16), the 1727 settlement (Pl F3/3/19), the 1737 trust deed (Pl F3/3/42), the 1738 mortgage (Pl F3/3/43-45), the 1740 trust deed (Pl F3/3/51), various endorsements and the deaths of miscellaneous trustees and mortgagees.

Consideration: £10000 by (4) to (1) to be used to discharge part of the sum owing on the 1738 mortgages to Jane, Duchess Dowager of Argyll and Greenwich.
Termmanors, Mansfield

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA13972Child and Company; bankers
NA28969Walter; Peter (c.1663-1746); Mr; M.P.; moneylender and agent for nobilityc.1663-1746
NA1048Harley; Henrietta Cavendish (1694-1755); Countess of Oxford and Mortimer; née Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles wife of the 2nd Earl of Oxford1694-1755
NA59426Child; Samuel (1693-1752); Mr; of Lincoln's Inn Fields; banker MP1693-1752
NA61360Backwell; Barnaby (-1754); Mr; MP; banker grandson of Sir Francis Child and nephew of Samuel-1754
NA18798Harley; Robert (c.1706-1774); Mr; brother of 3rd Earl of Oxford; fought Leominster election against Capel Hanburyc.1706-1774
NA12220West; James (1703-1772); Mr; Joint-Secretary of the Exchequer 1741-1762; M.P. St Albans 1741-1762 Boroughbridge 1768-17721703-1772
NA69437Walter; Peter (1715-1753); Mr; of Stalbridge Dorset grandson and executor of Peter Walter usurer1715-1753
NA18670Campbell; John (1680-1743); 2nd Duke of Argyll; also Earl of Greenwich and Baron Chatham1680-1743
NA61359Campbell; Jane (-1767); Duchess of Argyll and Greenwich; née Warburton wife of John Duke of Argyll and Greenwich-1767
NA69438Walter; Edward (1727-1780); Mr; grandson and executor of Peter Walter usurer1727-1780
NA39543Barkley; John (-1753); Mr; steward for the Marylebone estate etc.-1753
NA69439Walter; Sheldon M. (1721-); Mr; of Tremeal alias Tremaley Cornwall; grandson and executor of Peter Walter usurer1721-
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