Partition by way of Deed to Lead Uses of a Fine

Scope and Content


1.a) Hon. Col. Charles Lanoe of Farlye,

Berks., Esq.

b) Margaret, Wife of 1a.

2. Catherine Jones of Stock, Essex,


3. Anne Lennard, of the same, Spinster.

(1b, 2 and 3 are daughters and coheirs

of Henry Lennard).

4. James Humberston of New Inn, Middx.,


5. William Tully the Younger of St.

Andrew's Holborne, Middx., Esq.

PROPERTY: Manor of Much Leighs, Essex,

with manor house and lands (specified)

there and elsewhere in the county; farms

and lands in Sutton Marsh, Lincs.

COMMENTS: The parties agree to levy a

fine on the property in order to divide

it among themselves upon trusts.

The deed has the following endorsement,

dated 22 Dec 1735:

Catherine Jones, for the consideration

of £230 1s 6d from Ann Lannard, releases

to her a rent of £8 10s 6d.