|Content Description||First Party: William Williamson, esquire of Monk Wearmouth, Durham; and Sir Robert Williamson, baronet of the parish of St Margaret's, Westminster, Middlesex.|
Second Party: Henry, Lord Herbert [1st Baron Herbert] of Chirbury; and Sir Thomas Pelham, baronet of Bishopstone, Sussex.
Third Party: John [Holles, 3rd] Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne.
Assignment from (1) to (2) all the property recited at (a) below in Walkeringham, Nottinghamshire, together with the equity of redemption, estate, right, title and interest; property is to be held in trust by (2) for (3); includes expected covenants.
Recitals: (a) details of a lease and release dated 24-25 Mar. 1698 [see Ne D 4134-4136]; (b) details of an assignment dated 25 Mar. 1698 [see Ne D 4137]; (c) fact that Lady Dorothy Williamson died without issue, and by virtue of the mortgage and several endorsements relating to money advanced to Sir Thomas Williamson by John Hoskins amounting to £3700. with interest; (d) details of the will of Sir Thomas dated 4 Apr. 1703 [see Ne D 4138]; (e) the term of 99 years was by a decree in chancery [see Ne D 4139], which decreed the term to be sold to pay the debts and legacies of Sir Thomas, but the mortgage and mortgage of the inheritance was 'decreed to be kept on Foot to Attend and protect' the term of 99 years; (f) the debts and legacies of Sir Thomas amounted to £6954.17.7..
(g) (1), William Fenwick and Stephen Waile agreed to sell the term of 99 years, along with the equity of redemption and equitable interest which was in the inheritance of the property, to (3) for the sums of £7120.1.8. and £6954.17.7., part of which was to be used for the payment of the debts and legacies; (h) agreed that the debt owing to John Hoskins should be paid out of the purchase money; (i) details of a lease and release dated 2-3 Mar. 1704 [see Ne D 4141-4142]; (j) details of an assignment dated 2 Mar. 1704 [see Ne D 4140]; (k) details of an assignment dated 4 Mar. 1704 [see Ne D 4143]; (l) fact that (1) have an equitable title to the inheritance of the property after the expiration of the mortgage term, and have agreed to sell the property without power of redemption to (3).
Dated 6 Mar. 2 Anne 1703.