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Rowington and Baddesley Clinton


Release from Henry Byrde of Readinge, co. Berks. clothier to Richard Hodgkines of Rowington labourer of a messuage and two closes in Rowington and a close in Baddeslye Clinton then in the tenure of Elizabeth Whyte of Rowington widow for the term of her life, which property was due to pass to the said Henry, after the death of the said Elizabeth, for the term of his life and then to pass in fee simple to the said Richard. To hold the same from the death of the said Elizabeth. Consideration: £20. 20 May 6 James I [1608]. Signed: Henry Byrde Fragment of seal of red wax on tag. Witnesses endorsed: William Collins; John Phese; Thomas ?Elliot. Endorsed: 1. [In a contemporary hand] Byrde Hodgkines release 2. [In the hand of Edward Ferrers c.1630] Henry Bird his release to Richard Hodgkines of 3 closes and on' messuage in Rowington and 1 parcell of pasture in Baddesly [293]

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    20 May 1608

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    United Kingdom - England - Warwickshire - Rowington,

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