Lot 20: Yorkshire.- [Compilation of last wills and
December 14, 2012
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Yorkshire.- [Compilation of last wills and testaments of people in various towns in Yorkshire 1546-1735], manuscript, 104pp., including a few pp. of indexes, a few ff. torn away, slightly browned, original vellum, rubbed and soiled, 8vo, 1735; and a quantity of others, including several manuscript sermons, an indenture relating to the sale of land at Ilveston, Leicestershire, to Robert Hesilrige of Noseley, a relation of Sir Arthur Hesilrige (1601-61), army commander in the parliamentary army, 1663, v.s., v.d. (c. 20 pieces). ***Towns including: Overton, Farlington, Bradford, Leeds, Sawley, Skipsey, Silkstone, Holderness, York etc..