Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI

Ms. Oversize 40 John Eyr mortgage

Title

John Eyr mortgage

Authors

Call number

Ms. Oversize 40
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)

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Publisher

The University of Pennsylvania Libraries

Language

In English, with endorsement in Latin

Summary

Mortgage, in the form of a conditional bond, by which Eyr "sold" to Nicholas Garlyke for a stated amount all his lands at Bradwall in the parish of Hope, Derbyshire. Eyr was to receive about two-thirds the amount at the sealing of the transaction. He and his heirs had 13 years to repay the first payment, at which time the sale would be void; otherwise, he would receive the remainder of the stated amount and the sale would be complete. With signature (Jhon Eyre) and seal tag with fragment of seal, dated 16 August 1538, with an endorsement in Latin on the verso recording that it was enrolled before the custodians and clerks of the peace in Derbyshire on 6 December 1538. The upper edge of the charter is scalloped.

Extent

1 315 x 428 mm

Support

Parchment

Provenance

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