Fonds MC 3457 - Conveyance of property and transfer of mortgage of properties in King's Lynn

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MC 3457


Conveyance of property and transfer of mortgage of properties in King's Lynn


  • 1863, 1881 (Creation)

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2 parchments

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(fl 1863)

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(fl 1881)

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(fl 1832-1895)

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Born in Norwich. Son of John Staniforth Patteston, who was mayor in 1823, and Anne Elizabeth Patteson. Grandson of the founder of the Pockthorpe brewery. In 1850 he married Isabella Katherine, eldest daughter of Revd John Partridge, rector of Baconsthorpe. Son was Colonel Henry Tyrwhitee Staniforth Patteson. Mayor in 1862. Joined the brewing firm of Steward, Patteson, Finch & Co. in 1832. Trained in malting techniques for 2 years in Bishops Stortford. Sheriff in 1858, and Deputy Lieutenant and magistrate in 1859. Became leader of the Norwich Conservatives in 1895. Active in the Church of England Young Men's Society. A director of the Norwich Union Fire Office from 1842, becoming its President for the last 20 years of his life. Also director of the General Hailstorm Society, and chairman of the Norwich Waterworks Co. and Governor of King Edward VI School, and involved in various charities.

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Purchased from ebay. Held by family until donated.

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 18 July 2018 (ACC 2018/68). Catalogued July 2018.

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Transfer of mortgage upon an estate in South Lynn, the property of Mr Henry Thomas Sturley, from Henry Mason to Edward Lane Swatman, 1 July 1863.
A conveyance of a freehold messuage and hereditaments in Frederick Place, King's Lynn, from John Newman to Henry Staniforth Patteson, 28 June 1881

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