◦ Freehold is a term used in real estate or real
property law, land held in fee simple, as opposed to leasehold, which is
land which is leased.
A freeholder is an elected county official in the
State of New Jersey; see Board of Chosen Freeholders, the body they serve
in. (an 8th great-grandfather of mine
was one of the earliest freeholders)
Farnham's Freehold is a novel written by Robert A.
Heinlein in 1965.
North Farnham was an Anglican parish in
Richmond county, Virginia (9th
great-grandparents owned land in this parish)