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Extract from the Court Roll of Anker Trussel, held at Nuthurst. An inquisition held at the request of William Smyth of Hatton, upon payment of 12d., by the oaths of William Attewell, Homfrey Warde, John Smyth, John Prat, Simon Hill, William Prat, John Attewell, Geoffrey Ward and Richard Persons, into the descent of one messuage and three crofts, with appurtenances in the common fields which Henry de Esenford held. They say that the said Henry held without service and dies without heirs of his body. The said Henry was uncle to the said William Smyth who is his nearest heir. Sealed by John Barber, steward.