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Chesterton: early deeds


Grant by Richard Sowe to his son Richard, and Joan his wife, formerly daughter of John Blount of 'Simtenfeld', of his messuage, lands and tenements in Chesterton which he had by gift and feoffment of Hugh Loges his father. To hold the same to the said Richard, Joan and the heirs of their bodies, form the chief lord of the fee for services due and accustomed. For default of issue, remainder to the next heir of grantor. Warranty clause Witnesses: Nicholas Balance of Ashorne; Thomas Wan/udak; Robert Warde of Pillerton; Henry Tanney; William Farmesham of Chesterton; John Caldecote of the same; Thomas Henrith of the same Dated at Chesterton, Thursday the vigil of St Laurence the martyr, 18 Edward II