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

21.6.1568 (Monday 21 June 1568)

document 65600512

fine 30s it is found by the homage that Jn Coker out of the court and since the last court surrendered into the hands of the lord by the hands of Lewice Jegon bailiff in the presence of Robt Peerson gentleman and Jn Pennocke the lord's tenants the same witnessing one cottage with a garden adjoining and the appurtenances called Lytmans as by the meets and bounds etc to the use and behoof of Phil Smythe his heirs and assigns who being present in court came and prayed to be admitted thereunto to whom by the steward there is seisin thereof delivered to hold to him his heirs and assigns of the lord by the rod at the will of the lord according to the custom of the manor by the rents and services due and of right accustomed and he giveth fine etc and made fealty and is admitted the lord's tenant