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Stivichall deeds and papers


Lease from John Gregory of Stivichall, gent., to Segrave Gregory of Stivichall, gent., brother of the said John, and William Godfrey of Stonley, husbandman, of his messuage or now dwelling-house with two yardlands belonging thereto in Stivichall, and also Hellinhul Graunge with one yardland in Fynham [Finham], (except the house and orchard in the tenure of Benedict Godfrey); to hold the same for 21 years for the use of Margaret Gregory, wife of the said John, rendering annually 5 pounds (2 terms); and should the said John die within the said term, and the said Margaret re-marry, then the said property is to revert to the heirs of the said John. Dated: 2 October, 1 Charles I Signed: John Gregory Seal on tag; circular, red. The letters C H Witnesses: Edward Godfrey (by mark), Edward Sallet (by mark), Mathew Wenfeld, Henry Bradshaw (by mark), Robert Chadburne. Endorsed: A lese set by John Gregory to Segravef Gregory [LG]