These papers comprise a lease of land that Jane Handley owned in Seaton, valuations of her land holdings in Seaton and Sigglesthorne, a copy of her will, a list of the legatees named in her will and correspondence of the solicitor, Henry John Shepherd, with the beneficiaries, who included cousins and other members of her family.
Papers of Mrs Jane Handley
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- ReferenceGB 50 U DDCV2/61
- Dates of Creation1806 - 1808
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Administrative / Biographical History
Jane Handley (married name) lived in Beverley in the East Riding of Yorkshire and died in 1807 at the age of 93 years.
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