Refeoffment

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  • Reference
      GB 418 Booth/2/1/1/4
  • Dates of Creation
      8 Nov 1678

Scope and Content

(1) Oswald Mosley of Ancoats, esq

Samuel Dickanson of Manchester, gent

(2) Edward Mosley of Hulme, esq

Adam Byrom of Salford, gent

John Ouldfield of Manchester, gent

Thomas Dickanson of Salford, gent

(3) Robert Booth knight, grandson and heir of Humphrey Booth the Elder

(1), according to a trust in them reposed by Humphrey Booth the Elder by a deed of feoffment of 18 Feb 1630/1, have granted to (2) all that barn with appurtenances lying in Manchester and a place adjoining called Shooters Brooke, and 2 closes of land with appurtenances near the highway containing 6 acres, 4 closes of land called Millwards Crofts or Milworte Crofts, 3 closes called the Further and Nearer Tueffeilds.

(1) and (2) to deliver the annual rent to the 2 constables and churchwardens of the borough of Salford to be distributed among the poor. With the covenant that when any 4 of (1) and (2) shall be deceased then the 2 survivors to grant the land to 4 other substantial persons.

Rent: 10s

Witnesses: Thomas Walker

John Barlow

Richard Morton

2 tags; seals missing

With note on verso dated 5 Mar 1678