<br /> Lee Letter: d002

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Richard Henry Lee
Recipient:

By virtue of the above writ to us directed we did personally go to Mrs. Elizabeth Booth Wife of the said William Booth, Gent. and did examine her privily and apart from her said Husband, and do find her Consenting freely and Voluntarily without the Threats or Persuasion of her said Husband to the Conveyance of the Several Tracts of Land mentioned in the Deed hereunto annexed in the manner and forms as is therein expressed, and that she is willing the said Deed shall be recorded in the County Court of Westmoreland. Given under our hands and Seals the third day of December One thousand seven hundred and Seventy three.

Richard Lee
Jos. Lane.

Notes:

Offered for sale by Historical Collectible Auctions (2004), Lot #008.

This document is separated from the writ and deed mentioned in the text.