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Manorial Documents - Kingswood


A suit roll of the tenants in Kingswood. April 1639. Memorandum endorsed: [In the hand of Edward Ferrers c. 1639] There is commonly taken of euery tenant for his alienacon Fine, an yeeres rente of ye full valew of the closes, or meadowes or messuages so solde and £2 50s. £3 for ye heriott as ye inheritance and appurtinances are worth and ye abilitee of ye person yt holdeth it, or he yt buyeth it: Written by Edward Ferrers. [239]