Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr67)

4.6.3Hen5 (Tuesday 4 June 1415)

document 55200822

fine 18d at this court it is shown that Alice Payn surrendered into the hands of the bailiff in the presence of Jn Lavenham and other of the lord's tenants one messuage with garden and one croft of land adjoining sometime of Wm Stevene and another croft of land containing 1a called Holtecroft as it lies next to the king's highway leading towards Coggeshall to the use of Jn Payn Jn Salvage and Jn Lavenham to whom the lord thereof granted seisin to hold to the same their heirs and assigns at the will of the lord by ancient services and customs saving the right etc and they gave to the lord for a fine etc and made fealty