|Content Description||First Party: Vincent Henry Eyre, esquire, of Highfield, Derbyshire.|
Second Party: Henry Howard, esquire, executor of the will of the late 11th Duke of Norfolk.
Third Party: Henry Howard, esquire, of Greystoke Castle, Cumberland, only son and heir of Henry Thomas Howard Molyneux Howard.
Fourth Parth: Edward Giles Howard, esquire, only son of Edward Charles Howard.
Fifth Party: Anthony George Wright, esquire, John Wright, esquire, Henry Howard [as at 2] and Thomas Joseph Eyre, esquire.
Sixth Party: Bernard Edward [Howard, 12th] Duke of Norfolk and Henry Charles Howard, Earl of Surrey.
In consideration of the sum of £44,000 paid to (1) by (6) lease [Ne 6 D 2/39/29] and release [Ne 6 D 2/39/30] from (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5) to (6) of the Shireoaks Estate, Nottinghamshire; property to be held to the use of (6) in fee.
Recitals: (a) release and assignment dated 30 Sep. 1809 [see Ne 6 D 2/39/9]; (b) agreement dated 1 Jan. 1810 [see Ne 6 D 2/39/11]; (c) indenture dated 13 Mar. 1810 [see Ne 6 D 2/39/19]; (d) further indenture also dated 13 Mar. 1810 [see Ne 6 D 2/39/20]; (e) agreement between John Wheatley and Vincent Henry Eyre concerning the felling of timber on the Shireoaks Estate; (f) indenture dated 10 Apr. 1810 [see Ne 6 D 2/39/21]; (g) bond from the various members of the Howard family to Vincent Henry Eyre in the penal sum of £94,400 dated 10 Apr. 1810; (h) agreement also dated 10 Apr. 1810 [see Ne 6 D 2/39/22]; (i) deed poll dated 21 May 1810; (j) indenture dated 6 Jun. 1810 endorsed on (h) above; (k) further indenture dated 6 Jun. 1810 also endorsed on (h); (l) receipt by John Hewett for the sum of £20,000 [see Ne 6 D 2/39/ ].
(m) deed poll dated 25 Aug. 1810 [see Ne 6 D 2/39/ ]; (n) indenture dated 3 Apr. 1813 endorsed on ( ) above; (o) lease and release dated 23 and 24 Jan. 1815 [see Ne 6 D 2/39/27-28]; (p) act of parliament dated 55 George III for exonerating certain tithes in the manor of Shireoaks of charges; (q) discharge of a mortgage to Lady Petre and payment of the sum of £3,200 to (1) to reduce the debt owed to him to £44,000; (r) indenture dated 3 Apr. 1813; (s) fact that (1) has discharged the sum of £15,000 which he owed; (t) death of the 11th Duke of Norfolk and details of his will; (u) fact that Henry Howard of Greystoke Castle has reached hsi age of majority; (v) death of Edward Howard in 1816; (w) death of Lord Henry Thomas Howard Molyneux Howard in 1824.
(x) fact that no settlement of the Shireoaks Estate has yet been made by (1); (y) fact that (1) has occassion for the £44,000 owed to him; (z) fact that (6) have consequently paid the sum concerned; (aa) fact that (5) have agreed to join in the current conveyance.