Descriptive Catalogue of the Charters & Muniments of the Gresley Family, in the Possession of Sir R. Gresley, at Drakelowe

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C.J. Clark, 1895 - Drakelowe (England) - 141 pages
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Page 100 - ... and the heirs male of his body ; and on failure of such issue, to the use of...
Page 31 - Size 7J x 4J inches. Text: MS— Orig. Dij /87/2/38. ADD. CHART. 21 50. Sale by Thomas son of the smith of South Stoke, to Roger of Turville, of an acre and a half of arable land in the fields of South Stoke, for a yearly render of a half penny at Whitsuntide. For this Roger has given him ten shillings in his great necessity. (Circa 1250.) Omnibus presens scriptum visuris uel audituris Thomas filius fabri de Sustokes salutem in domino . Sciatis me uendidisse Rogero de Turuile vnam acram terre...
Page iv - In the i4th century it was held by a family which took its name from the place, and in 1372-3 (46 Ed.
Page xv - Stafford], to hold in fee, and heritage each year, for fifty-two shillings ; and of the service of Ralph de Caldewalle, for five shillings to be paid yearly, and for the free service of his body : half the rent to be paid at the Feast of St.
Page iii - Drakelowe is one of the few families which remain that can boast of being settled at the same place and of possessing the same lands which were assigned to their ancestor in the Domesday Record. Its founder was Nigel de Toeni, called in Domesday "de Stafford...
Page xvi - Virgin, crowned, in the right hand a fleur-de-lis, in the left hand a book, seated on a throne or edifice in representation of a church, with four turrets, each thatched and topped with a knob, shingle roof, and round-headed windows.
Page 84 - Wychard, of all the lands and tenements which they had by feoffment of John Wychard de Osbreston, in Seal.
Page xv - William de Duninton, Richard, Richard, Richard, William, William, and the rest of the monks. Next, Robert, priest of Staph [Stapenhill]; William de Grochesham ; Nicholas,chaplain; Walter de Sumervill; Walter de Muntgumbere, etc.
Page 60 - Bromleye, his clerk, of all his goods and chattels in all his tenements, which he acquired by grant and feoffment from Robert, fil.

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