Parchment : 4 sheets 26cm x 21cm written on 6 sides plus small plan of the property. 8 wax seals, signatures and revenue stamp.
Summary of contents PARTIES Elizabeth DOUGILL of Warlington in the County Durham. Widow. Thomas Edmund DOUGILL of Warlington in the County of Durham. Builder. Arthur DOUGILL of Warlington in the County of Durham. Farmer. Harriet Elizabeth BARKER wife of Richard BARKER of 98 Wodd Street, Warlington in the County of Durham. Machinist George Armstrong DOUGILL of Warlington in the County of Duham. Milkseller. Annie Eliza ABBOTT the wife of George ABBOTT of Cobb Morr in the City of York. Mechanic. Margaret DOUGILL of Warlington in the County of Durham. Spinster. Ellen DOUGILL of Warlington in the County of Durham. Spinster. Haxby DOUGILL (deceased) of Darlington inthe Countyof Durham. Builder.
SUBJECT The document begins by reciting the Will of Haxby Dougill who died in 1907. He asked his trustees to realise all his assets and invert it to give an income of 30 shillings per week to his wife Elizabeth Dougill for her life. The assets were then to be divided amonst his children with one-sixth shares each going to Thomas, Arthur, Harriet, George and Annie. One-twelfth shares each to go to Margaret and Ellen.
The famaily has agreed that instead of selling all his estate they will divide it between themselves. As part of that agreement, certain property in Darlington is now being conveyed to Margaret Dougill as her share.
It consists of two dwellinghouses at numbers 14 and 20 Greenebank Road North and also a dwellinghouse with shop at 112 Greenbank Road North.
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