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Assignment by Giles Astley of Wolvey, esquire, M.A. of Oriel College, Oxford, to Robert Smalbroke of Birmingham, mercer, of the next presentation to the rectory of Solihull, reciting the following: 1. 26 December 1625. Grant from Samuel Marow late of Barkeswell, esquire, deceased, to Aylmer Follott of Yardley, Worcs., esquire, and Walter Blount of Soddington [Saddington, Leics.] esquire, of the next presentation of the church of Solihull. 2. Assignment of the same to Sir Robert Lee 3. Bequest of the same to Dame Anne, wife of the said Sir Robert 4. 9 October 1639. Assignment of the same to Richard Chamberlaine of Temple House, esquire 5. 6 March 1645/1646. Presentation by the said Richard Chamberlaine of Giles Astley to be rector of the said church of Solihull. Signed: Giles Astley Dated 15 September 1651 Witnesses, endorsed: John Smalbroke, Thomas Shorwge Circular seal of red wax on tag, 1/2 in. Endorsed: [S.A.] Uncle Rob: Smalbroke concern' uncle Ladbrooke [Late 17th cent.] concerning the Presentation to the Church of Solihul English, parchment, 191/2 x 17 in.