Botley in Wootton Wawen
Deed poll under the hand of Richard Archar' esquire confirming the conveyance to Michael Dormer, citizen and alderman of London, of the property described in DR37/1/2954-2955; appointment by the said Richard of Richard Betturton' and Christopher Hay as his attorneys to deliver seisin. Signed: Richard Archar'. Dated: 6 May 29 Henry VIII. Square seal of red wax on tag, broken, 1/4 in., the letter W. Endorsed: [Contemp.] Letter of atorney 29 H '. [12 February 1584/1585] 12 Febr. 1574 this was showed in ye Court. W. Burghley. Latin, parchment, 8 x 4 in. Note attached: ' Md' to prove that Cormer' had neuer possessyon of Archarde lands for' theyr' was a statute executyd of hys lands when Master Wygesone was Shyryf by eygworthe for' rede' Paper, 8 x 4 in.