Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr91 checked with D/DPr71)

7.6.1530 (Tuesday 7 June 1530)

document 62400354

Borrowes Xfine 8d whereas at the last court the bailiff was charged to seize into the lord's hands certain lands called Borrowes late in the tenure of Isabel late the wife of Jn Reynham deceased because nobody came to claim the said lands after the decease of the said Isabel as in the said court more at large appears now to this court came one Jn Quixley of Wivenho in the county of Essex waterman and craveth to be admitted to the foresaid lands with the appurtenances as cousin and heir of the same Isabel viz the son and heir of Rich Quixley the brother and heir of the foresaid Isabel and for proof of his right he putteth himself upon the homage and the homage therewithall charged say upon their oaths that the foresaid Jn is cousin and heir of the foresaid Isabel in manner and form as he hath before alleged and hath right to premises and because it is so found by the homage therefore he is admitted the lord's tenant to whom by the lord's steward there is seisin thereof delivered to hold to him his heirs and assigns of the lord by the rod to the will of the lord etc according to the custom of the manor and he giveth fine etc and made fealty