Title:
Deeds
Level: Category
Estate and Family records
Level: Fonds
BONNELL AND IRVING ESTATES IN ESSEX AND BERKSHIRE
Level: Sub-Fonds
DEEDS
Scope and Content:
Deeds of Manor of Purleigh; Purleigh Hall Farm (345 acres) with smith's house and shop; Purleigh Hall Wood (45 acres); advowson of Purleigh, 1544 (copy c.1840), 1639, 1742-1744

Including notes, 1742, signed by John and Sarah Bonnell, authorising James Bonnell, executor of their late mother, to pay £4,000 for the purchase of the manor and farm of Purleigh Hall. Recites that their late uncle, Edmund Waterson, 'by his last will order'd his Personal Estate to be laid out in land in Suffolk ... which we have not been able to accomplish saving in one instance...'
Dates of Creation:
1544, 1639, 1742-1744
Extent:
12