Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr68)

11.10.1430 (Wednesday 11 October 1430)

document 56605397

Earls Colne inquisition Jn Turnor inquisition whereas at a court here held on 26.12.29Edw3 it was shown that Robt Barbor occupied one messuage and one piece of land containing 1a from the time of the plague after the death of Hen Fitz John which ought to be in the hands of the lord in the name of custody etc item it was presented that the aforesaid Robt now Jn Turnor holds(inserted) unjustly occupied in the same manner one cottage with 2r of land sometime of Thos Atte Brook which should be held from the lord by the service of one capon pre annum etc item it was persented that the same Robt unjustly took 4d annual rent from the same said messuage sometime of Jn Morice which should have been held from the lord etc therefore there was an inquisition as to who should hold etc