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Release by Edward Chetham of Manchester, gentleman (son of Edward Chetham, late of Smedley, gentleman, deceased), to James Chetham of Smedley and Thomas Minshall, jun., of Manchester, gentlemen (executors of the said Edward, deceased), of all claim to his filial portion, having received the same in his father's lifetime for his education at Oxford and the Inns of Court.

Endorsed: 'Not executed'.