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Baddesley Clinton


Gift from John Dounforel of Kenilleworth to William son of Richard de Berton' of all the lands and tenements with their appurtenances belonging to the said John in Baddesleye which William de Nunleye holds from the said John for the term of his life. To hold the same from the chief lords of the fee for due and customary service. Warranty clause. Sealing clause. Witnesses: John Symeli, William de Beulton', Walter son of the same, Thomas le Hunte, Richard Moul, Thomas de Hampton', William de Nunleye and others. Given at Baddesleye Friday next after the feast of the Ascension 13 Edward III [7 May 1339]. Circular seal of red wax on tag, in two pieces and part missing. 3/4 in. Head of ?John the Baptist. X CAPUT IOHIS SERVI DEI Endorsed: [In a contemporary hand] Carta Willelmi de Ber ton' de Badleye [52/21]