Martin, Phil., active 18th century, [Receipt for drawing and engrossing lycence for Mr Skynnor and Lady], 1757
[Receipt for drawing and engrossing lycence for Mr Skynnor and Lady].
- [Great Britain] : P. Martin, 1757.
- Physical Description:
- 1 sheet ; 19 x 15 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsS562.G7 M37 1757 BoxYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon FundView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Archives & Manuscripts
- "Stephen Skynner, esqr., his bill. 1757 Decemr.  Drawing and engrossing lycence for Mr Skynnor and Lady to domise [i.e. demise] his copy hold estate held of the man of Marshalls £-13/4.  Stamps and parchment, -2/8.  Paid the Lord his fine as receipt, 1/1/-. [Total] £1/7/0."
Payment recorded at bottom: "22d. September 1758, recd. the full contents of this bill, Phil. [?] Martin."
On reverse: "Stephen Skynnor esqr."
"Drawing and engrossing" in the present context refers to the working out of a rough draft and then having the final terms of the instrument copied legibly onto parchment paper. Demise refers to the conveyance of an estate.
- Subject Terms:
- Administration of estates -- Great Britain.Martin, Phil., active 18th century.Skynner, Stephen.
- Legal documents.
Receipts (financial records)
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