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Tanworth, Overtown ( Cole Orton Saucey, co Leics)


Grant from Richard Larcher, parson of the church of Ilmyndon' and John Charnels of Snarkeston' the elder of £100 annual rent to be taken at Michaelmas from the manor of Overton' Sauce in the county of Leyc' and from the lands and tenements in Toneworth' in the county of Warr' which property the grantors held by gift and feoffment of the said Thomas; the said Thomas to have the right of distraint if the said rent was in arrears or unpaid. Sealing clause. Dated at Toneworth', Thursday after the feast of the Apostles Peter and Paul, 29 Edward III. Witnesses: William Maureward, William de Andern', John Sparry, Henry de Sydenhale, Robert de Crowenhale, William Gower and others. Tag and seal lacking. Endorsed: [early 16th cent] Feftmente Ton' Latin, parchment, 10.5 x 3.5 ins.