Leighton Buzzard co. Beds
Assignment 13 Sept.8 Elizabeth of a previous lease by the Dean and Canons of Windsor to Robert Christmas esquire, servant to Robert, earl of Leicester, of the manors of Grovebury, Leighton Bussarde and Studham, Stewkeley, and of which George Barne alderman and John Barne haberdasher both of London became possessed, and on Feb.9 17 Elizabeth, granted to Henry Jones the pannage, herbage etc of the same with the office of keeping the woods etc. at a payment of 13s.4d yearly; and farmed to him their market and fair place etc fairs and markets in Laighton, at a rent of £13.14.4. and George with Alice Barneham of London, widow, Benedict her son, by indenture dated 26 August 21 Elizabeth, leased to Henry, ws wastes, estrays goods of felons etc. which Henry sold his rights to 14 March 1583 to Christipher Hoddesdon 6 Nov. 27 Elizabeth. S and s by Henry. Seal armorial. On a chevron between three porcullises as many escallops T. Thos Smythe scrivener, James Saarle haberdasher, Rice Jones, Henry Feild.