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Finham in Stoneleigh deeds and papers


Gift with warranty from Roger de Finham dwelling (manens) in Hulle to Robert de Lokinton', of one acre of arable land in the field of Finham lying in breadth between land which Thomas Gilbertes formerly held and land which Thomas de Finham held and extending in length from the road called Colkarte Weye to the meadow called Merdene; to hold the same of the chief lord of the fee, rendering annually one rose at the Feast of St. John the Baptist. Witnesses: John de Finham, John Russel of Coventr', Ralph de Wiken, dwelling at Bathekinton', John Fox of the same, Thomas Hoges of Finham, Robert Baudewine of Stonleye, John Anketil, clerk and others. Dated at Finham, Friday next after the Feast of SS. Tibertius and Valerian, 2 Edward II. Seal detached: oval, black. A fleur de lys. Legend: S' ROGERI FIL' ----- Endorsed: alia acra terre in Fynham pro servitio unius rose. Dat' anno 2 Ed. filii regis Ed. [AG]