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Chesterton: early deeds


Grant by Richard [?Thour] and Joan his wife, of Lighthorne, to John ,son of Hugh King of Kingston, of messuage with curtilage in Kingston which he had by gift of Alice, widow of Robert Venour of Lighthorne. To hold for his life, paying annually [illegible in ms ] at two terms in lieu of all services and demands. John has paid 12 shillings for this grant. Warranty clause. Witnesses: William Leye; John son of Simon of Kingston; Richard ---- of the same place; Nicholas son of Robert Semur of Lighthorne; Roger Leye, clerk.