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Chesterton: early deeds


Grant by Roger Leye of Kingston and Matilda his wife, to William Leye, his heirs and assigns, of 3d annual rent which William son of Henry owes form a messuage and half virgate of land in Kingston. Also they grant to the said William, one pound of cumin annual rent which Roger Begeworth owes for a messgaue and half virgate in Kingston. To hold these of the chief lord of the fee, together with rights, reliefs, wards, marriages escheats c arising thereform, for service due and accusotmed. Warranty clause. Witnesses: Sir Thomas Pipe; Gilbert Harpur; John son of Simon; Richard Kentish(?); Richard of Chadshunt (Chadelishunte), clerk.