Deed Poll dated 18 November 40 Elizabeth of Thomas Holcrofte of Vale Royall co. Chester, revoking a previous feoffment in trust to Sir Thomas Gerrard knight son and heir of Sir Gilbert Gerrard knight deceased, Peter Warburton of Arbye, esquire and Peter Leigh of High Leigh esq., of the manor of Billington the messuage called Bickershaye, and other properties in Abram and Hynley. Signed and sealed Tho. Holcrofte. Seal A leopard passant. T. Thomas Leigh, George Gosse, George Wilkensonne.