Colne Priory Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr20)

11.6.1555 (Tuesday 11 June 1555)

document 53702146

it is shown by the homage that Jn Kettyll who held for himself and his heirs from the lord as of this manor by the rod etc one croft of land lying below the park of the earl of Oxford parcel of a tenement sometime Parker's one head thereof abutting upon the lands of the lord of this manor called Carters Croft and the other head thereof abutting upon a lane leading from the king's highway as far as Smithfeild as by the metes and bounds etc died after the last court and before his death he surrendered into the hands of the lord by the hands of Rich Ennowes one of the lord's tenants and in the presence of Jn Culverton and Jn Cutler similarly tenants of the lord and the same testifying the said croft of land with appurtenances to the use and behoof of Margery his wife and her heirs and assigns who by Rich Ennowes as her attorney came and sought admittance thereof and because thus it was shown by the homage therefore she was admitted thereof tenant of the lord to whom by the steward the lord delivered thereof seisin into the hands of her attorney to hold to the same Margery and her heirs from the lord by the rod etc and she gave to the lord etc
fine 20d and fealty thereof was respited until etc