Colne Priory Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr22)

31.10.1633 (Thursday 31 October 1633)

document 34201008

at this court it is shown by the homage that Jn Brownson senior customary tenant of this manor after the last court and before this court viz 23.10.1633 surrendered into the hands of the lord by the hands of Simon Ive instead of the bailiff in the presence of Thos Smith and Ambrose Waller two customary tenants of the aforesaid manor the same testifying according to the custom of the aforesaid manor one close or parcel of arable land with appurtenances called Byrchetts to the use and behoof of Margt Coleman for and during her natural life upon the condition that if the same Jn Brownson does not take to wife the aforesaid Margt that then the aforesaid surrender should be void and of no force etc