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Feoffment from Margaret waringe of Tanworth widow to Thomas Round of Sniterfyeld her kinsman of a messuage with closes of pasture and meadow belonging to the same called Hoddyes in Tanworthe, then in the occupation of Henry Swanne tanner; to hold for ever freely except for the chief rent. Appointment of Edward Cornell of Sniterfyeld as attorney to deliver seisin. Signed: Margaret Waringe by mark. Dated on the feast of the Ascension of Our Lord 31 Elizabeth. Witnesses to signing and delivery of seisin, endorsed: Robert Nichosun, Henry Round, Henry Chambers, William Chambers, Thomas Foreen. Circular seal of red wax on tongue, 3/4 in., the letters WC between two sprigs of foliage. Memorandum, endorsed: that the said Henry Swanne at the said signing and delivery of seisin became the tenant of the said Thomas Round for which he gave the said Thomas 6d of silver. English, parchment, 11 x 9.75 ins. Indented.