Colne Priory Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr23)

4.11.1657 (Wednesday 4 November 1657)

document 35001298

Wm Aylett to a croft of land etc at this court it was presented by the homage that Wm Aylett gentleman who held to him and his heirs one croft of land with a messuage thereupon built containing by estimation 1a more or less lying both sides between the lands called Prucknetts one head thereof abutting upon a lane called Cross Lane since the last court died so seised and that Wm Aylett of the age of 2yrs or thereabouts is his son and heir which premises the said Wm the father did take to him and his heirs at a court held for the said manor 31.5.1626 and thereupon the said Wm Aylett the son by Ann Aylett widow his mother and deputy in that behalf desired to be admitted tenant to the said premises to which said Wm the son by the hands of his said deputy the lord of the said manor by his said steward did grant and deliver thereof seisin by the rod to have and to hold the said premises to the said Wm the son his heirs and assigns of the lord by the rod at the will of the lord according to the custom of the said manor by the rents services and customs due and he gave to the lord for a fine