Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr77)

8.4.1629 (Wednesday 8 April 1629)

document 38300954

parcel of Brownes and furthermore it is presented by the homage that after the last court and before this court viz 13.8.1628 the aforesaid Thos Turnor butcher surrendered into the hands of the lord by the hands of Simon Ive instead of the bailiff in the presence of Jn Pennocke and Jas Burton two customary tenants of the said manor according to the custom of the said manor the same witnessing one barn stable and parcel of a curtilage situated in the said Earls Colne to which the aforesaid Thos Turnor was admitted at a court held for the said manor 26.5.1624 to the use and behoof of Jn Abbott of Wakes Colne and his heirs forever upon the condition that if the said Turnor his heirs executors or assigns should pay or cause to be paid to the said Jn Abbott his executors or assigns 20li16s before or upon 14.2.next following the date of the said surrender in or at the dwelling house of the said Jn Abbott or in or before the said date should give any other satisfaction for payment of the said 20li16s that then the said surrender should be void or otherwise it should stand in full force and the said homage further presented that the aforesaid Thos Turnor has not paid the said Jn Abbott 20li16s according to the form of the aforesaid conditions in the said surrender therefore the aforesaid Jn Abbott sought admittance to the premises to whom the lord by the said steward granted and delivered seisin thereof by the rod to have the said barn stable and parcel of curtilage with appurtenances to the said Jn Abbott his heirs and assigns forever in fulfilment of the aforesaid conditions to hold from the lord by the rod at the will of the lord according to the custom of the said man or by the rents services and customs thereunto belonging and by right accustomed and he gave to the lord his fine and made fealty to the lord and was admitted tenant