Copy (made c. 1756) of draft Deed to lead Uses of a Fine

Scope and Content


1. John Ferrar the elder of Little

Gidding, Esq.

2.a) John Ferrar the Younger, Gent., Son

and Heir Apparent of 1.

b) Anne, Wife of 2a and daughter of

Sir Thomas Brooke of Algarkirk, Lincs.

3.a) John Newton (as in 13D/18).

b) Basil Berridge (as in 13D/18).

PROPERTY: A close of ground inclosed in

Little Gidding, being part of a close

called Rams Close, and (unspecified)

messuages, closes and lands.

COMMENTS: A fine is to be levied on

this property between 2a and 3, so that

3 will be trustees of it to raise a

jointure for 2b.