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Kingshill in Stoneleigh deeds and papers


Lease from Thomas Gregorye of Coventr', gent., to Thomas Hill of Henwell Grange in the lordship of Stonley, yeoman, of a capital messuage with a garden and croft in Kingeshill and one other croft lying over against the said messuage on the south side of the highway there and two and a quarter yardlands and one quarter of arable land and meadow in Kingeshill, in the tenure of the said Thomas Hill, and also of one other messuage and a croft there and one and three quarter yardlands late in the tenure of Alice Hall, widow; to hold the same for 21 years, rendering annually £2. 10s. 8d. Dated: 24 March, 1 Elizabeth Endorsed: `Memorandum the xth daye of Aprell Arthur Gregorie after the Corte ended anno regni regis Eliz. decimo [1568] entred into the landes and tenementes w supt;in wryttin with ther appurtenances in the presens of John Doryngton of Allesley, yoman, William Hampton, grocer, Robert Benet of Stychall yoman, and of me Rychard Portman the wryter [hereo]f, per me Ricardum Portman, John Dorrenton', Wm. Hampton', Robart Benet'.