Earls Colne Manor Court Rolls (ERO D/DPr91 checked with D/DPr74)

24.9.1565 (Monday 24 September 1565)

document 65500371

fine 2sit is found by the homage that Jn Pennock out of court and since the last court surrendered into the lord's hands by the hands of Jn Sparrowe one of the lord's tenants in the presence of Jn Leffingwell and Barth Church likewise the lord's tenants and other the same witnessing 2r of land lying in the common meadow called The Bailiffs Half Acre to the use and behoof of Jn Culverton and his heirs and assigns who being present in the court came and prayed to be admitted thereunto and because it is so found by the homage therefore he is admitted the lord's tenant thereof 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 according to the custom of the manor and he rents 2d by year at two terms by equal portions to be paid and suit at court and he giveth fine etc and made fealty