file YM/D/SNA/VIII/1 - Bargain and sale by lease and release

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Bargain and sale by lease and release


  • 3-4 October 1796 (Creation)

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a. Lease: Margaret Moore of Snaith, widow, and Robert Moore of the same, gent.; Nicholas Yarburgh, now or late of Heslington, esq.

b. Release: Margaret Moore as above; Robert Moore as above (both being devisees in fee according to the will of Robert Moore, late of Snaith, gent., deceased, she being his widow and he his only son, the deceased Robert Moore having been administrator and residuary devisee of Ellen Ellin, heretofore of Cowick but last of Snaith, widow, deceased, the sister and heiress at law of William Middleton heretofore of Snaith, gent., deceased); Yarburgh as above

Two lands at The Paddocks, formerly parcel of Snaith field, containing 3 roods 21 poles, with the lands of Yarburgh to north, east, and west, and the road from Snaith to Pontefract to the south, and now in the tenure of Mr John Latham, or his undertenant.

Refers to wills of Ellen Ellin (dated 16 February 1780) and Robert Moore senior (dated 27 August 1795), and contract for purchase by Yarburgh.

Covenants for title to sell, peaceful possession, and unencumbrance (specifically a legacy of £500 left under will of Robert Moore to William Jewitt and Hannah his wife), with assurance to title.

5s.; £150.


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