Colne Priory Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr22)

16.10.1633 (Wednesday 16 October 1633)

document 34200592

whereas at a view with court here held 29.3.1627 Roger Harlakenden gentleman was admitted tenant of the lord for himself and his heirs at the will of the lord to one parcel of meadow with appurtenances lying in White Colne or elsewhere as it is believed in the parish of Earls Colne called Bridge Meadow containing by estimation 2a2r lying next to Colneford Bridge as by a roll of the aforesaid court it is clearly shown now to this court came the aforesaid Roger Harlakenden in person and surrendered into the hands of the lord by the hands of the aforesaid steward the aforesaid parcel of meadow with appurtenances to the use and behoof of the aforesaid Roger and Emeline his wife and their heirs forever upon which came here into court the aforesaid Roger and Emeline and humbly sought admittance to whom the lord by the aforesaid steward granted and delivered thereof seisin by the rod to have to them and their heirs forever to hold from the lord by the rod at the will of the lord according to the custom of the aforesaid manor by the rents services and customs thereunto belonging and by right accustomed and they gave to the lord their fine and the aforesaid Roger made fealty to the lord and thus they were admitted thereof tenants
I gave them their fine