Document ReferenceNe 6 D 2/47/208
TitleAttested copy assignment from The Rev. James Oakes to Orbell Ray Oakes esq. of a mortgage of £4500, being part of £12500 due on the Duke of Norfolk's estate; 8 Apr. 1835 [copy c.10 Jun. 1839]
Date8 April 1835
10 June 1839
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionFirst Party: Rev. James Oakes of Tostock, Suffolk.

Second Party: Orbell Ray Oakes, esquire of Bury St
Edmunds, Suffolk.

Assignment from (1) to (2) of the principal sum of £4500., being part and parcel of the sum of £12,500. bequeathed to (1) by his father; note that the sum of £4500. is part of the greater sum of £25,000. due and owing to (2) as executor of his father's will as part of the security for a mortgage from the [12th] Duke of Norfolk; contains usual covenants.

Consideration: £4500..

Recitals: (a) details of the will of the late James Oakes [see Ne 6 D 2/47/206]; (b) fact that James Oakes died in 1829 without revoking the will in particular the disposition of the sum of £25,000. secured as mortgage for the estates of the [12th] Duke of Norfolk, and that the will was duly proved by (2); (c) fact that the security from the 12th Duke of Norfolk was subsisting at the time of death of James Oakes and is still subsisting now; (d) (2) at the request of (1) has agreed to advance the sum of £4500., part of the sum of £12,500. bequeathed to him.

Endorsed as being a true copy of the original examined on 10 Jun. 1839.
Termfinancial affairs, mortgages, Duke of Norfolk's estates
financial affairs, mortgages, assignment of

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA56064Oakes; James (1769-1861); Rev.; Vicar of Thurston Suffolk 1813-61; Rector of Tostock Suffolk 1792-1861; Rector of Rattlesden 1808-611769-1861
NA76214Oakes; Orbell Ray (-1837); Mr; 'esquire'; of Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk; executor of the will of James Oakes of Bury St Edmunds-1837
NA13390Howard; Bernard Edward (1765-1842); 12th Duke of Norfolk; succ. 1815; styled Earl of Surrey until 18151765-1842
NA56063Oakes; James (1741-1829); Mr; banker and diarist of Bury St Edmunds Suffolk1741-1829
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