Item MCFC-IND-069-02 - Obligation bond for repayment of debt owed by John May to Carey Hunt, Glastonbury

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Obligation bond for repayment of debt owed by John May to Carey Hunt, Glastonbury


  • 2 October 1787 to 19 October 1812 (Creation)

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Paper obligation bond measuring 32 cm x 38 cm (folded lengthwise) binding John May to pay Carey Hunt £800 and cross referencing the indenture of mortgage for £400 between them of the same date. The bond is signed and sealed by John May and features numerous signed receipts for interest due under the bond. For example "Oct 6th 1791 Received of May Three Score pounds for three years Interest Due 2nd of Oct Last". The last receipt is dated 19 October 1812.

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