Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr68)

6.6.1441 (Tuesday 6 June 1441)

document 57300737

fine 6d and Jn Martyn and Jn Drew came and surrendered into the hands of the lord one messuage with garden adjoining sometime of Jn Leteman called Pagetts with one purpresture adjoining to the same with their appurtenances in the village of Earls Colne to the use of Steph Smyth and Jn Brokeman the proven executors of Margery who was the wife of Jn Leteman to sell and the money thereof arising according to the last will of Margery herself to be distributed to whom upon the aforesaid form by the steward seisin was delivered to have and to hold to the aforesaid Steph and Jn Brokeman by the rod at the will of the lord by the services and customs thereunto belonging and by right accustomed and by saving the rights etc and they gave to the lord for a fine for having their estate thereof as shown etc and made fealty to the lord etc