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Saturday, 17 March 2012

VOLUNTEER, Back Weind (Lord Street)

Back Weind (later Lord Street)
1796    Edward Dewhurst
1807    Daniel Dewhurst
In a Legal Document:
1807 - Between James Blackhurst,late of Longton, Liquor
Merchant, and John JACKSON and John PARKE, both
of Longton, yeomen, of the first part, Thomas GERMAN
of Preston, gentleman, (Sole Devisee of the last will &
testament of Seth GERMAN) of the second part,
and Daniel DEWHURST of Penwortham, shopkeeper
of the third part...............
......all that messuage or dwellinghouse........formerly
known by the name of THE STOCKING but then known
by the sign of the VOLUNTEER, together with the barn.....
L.R.O. Ref.  DDX 726/2/3

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