An Abstract of Feet of Fines For the County of Sussex: Vol. 3, 1308-1509. Originally published by Sussex Record Society, Lewes, 1916.
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2521. Richard Proude v. Gilbert atte Welle and Maud his wife; a messuage, 20 acres of land, 1 acre of meadow, 4¾d. rent in Wythihamme; to Gilbert and Maud for life, to hold by render of a rose at Midsummer, reversion to Richard and his heirs. (File 75. No. 1.)
2522. Gilbert Raketon, clerk, and William Raketon v. John Alys of Cokkyng and Julian his wife; 2 messuages, 33 acres of land, half an acre of meadow in Cokkyng and Midhurst; to Gilbert and William and heirs of William. (File 75. No. 2.)
2523. Roger Asshbournham, Paul Donton, chaplain, John Larke, chaplain, and Gilbert Magfeld v. William Coumbe and Joan his wife; a moiety of manor of Iwhurst by Bodyham, excepting 13s. 4d. rent in the same moiety, which William de Batelesford the elder holds for life and which should remain on his death to Joan late the wife of John de Codyng for life; reversion, after death of John and Joan, to Roger, etc., and his heirs. (File 75. No. 3.)
2525. Walter Prynkle v. John Wythot and Joan his wife; a messuage, 148 acres of land, 3 acres of meadow, 6s. 11d. rent in Selmeston, Chytyngelegh and Erlyngton; to John and Joan for life, to hold by render of a rose at Midsummer, reversion to Walter and his heirs. (File 75. No. 5.)
2527. Roger Asshebornham and John Herlaston, clerk, v. Robert Wyse of Bosegroue and Joan his wife; 90 acres of land, 40s. rent in Terryng, Bargham, Angemeryng, Preston, Felde and Fitelworth; to Roger and John and heirs of John. (File 75. No. 7.)
2530. William Wodelond v. John de Totynge and Joan his wife; a toft, 60 acres of land, 2 acres of meadow, 7s. rent in Slagham, Cukefeld and Crawelee; reversions of the tenements, held by John Chalfhurst and Julian his wife for life of Julian, and of the rent, held by Thomas Blast for life of said Julian, to William. (File 75. No. 10.)
2531. William Rasse and Alice his wife and John his son v. Thomas Aleyn and Agnes his wife, William Hunte and Agnes his wife; a messuage in Estgrenestede; to William, Alice, John and heirs of William. (File 75. No. 11.)
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2540. John Skyrell, clerk, Nicholas Bouchee and John Danell v. John Poukerych and Alice his wife; 7 acres of land and a third of a messuage in Cicestr' and Shapwyk; to John Skyrell, etc., and his heirs. (File 75. No. 20.)
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2542. John Chircheman of London, William Newerk, chaplain, John de Louth of London and John Leycestre, clerk, v. Thomas Sibbesay of London, taillour, and Alice his wife; a messuage, 180 acres of land, 4 acres of meadow, 10 acres of pasture, 40 acres of wood, 32s. rent in Retheresfeld; to John Chircheman, etc., and his heirs. (File 75. No. 22.)
2543. William Warde, chaplain, John de Ernelee and John fitzWater v. John Arnald and Joan his wife; a messuage, 14 acres of land, 1½ acre of meadow in Bridham; to William, etc., and his heirs. (File 75. No. 23.)
2544. John Banfeld and John Brook v. Simon Banfeld and Maud his wife; a messuage, 20 acres and the sixth part of 30 acres of land and a moiety of 20s. rent in Suthewyke and Slagham; to Simon and Maud and heirs of Maud. (File 75. No. 24.)
2547. William Durant, rector of church of Retherfeld, John Larke, rector of church of Oldshorham, Ralph Blake, rector of church of Uherst, John Edward and John Brook v. Agnes daughter of Edward de Knelle, knight; manor of Knelle; to John Brook, etc., and his heirs. (File 75. No. 27.)
2549. William Baron, rector of church of Warbelton, and John Baron, chaplain, v. William Mellere, plomer, and Julian his wife; a messuage, 45 acres of land, 3 acres of wood in Warbelton; premises, including reversion of 15 acres of land held by John Pecher and Joan his wife for life of Joan, to William Baron and John and heirs of William. (File 75. No. 29.)
2550. John Cokefeld v. John atte Forde of Hurstperpount and Alice his wife; 2 messuages, 1 rood of land in New Shorham; twothirds of a messuage and of the land, and reversions of the other third, which Alice late the wife of Richard Apsolond held in dower, and of the other messuage, held for life by William Preston, to John Cokefeld. (File 75. No. 30.)
2551. John Halle and Amice his wife (by Gilbert Hamme) v. Thomas Clerk and Joan his wife; a third part of a messuage, 40 acres of land, 8 acres of meadow, 40 acres of wood, 12 acres of heath, 32s. rent in Gestlyngg' and a third part of the advowson of the church of the same vill (dower of Joan); to John and Amice and heirs of Amice, paying during life of Joan 46s. 8d. at Michaelmas. (File 75. No. 31.)
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2555. Robert de Beleknappe, knight, and Julian his wife and John Preston of Werehorn v. William de Batelesford and Richard de Cristelton, clerk; manor of Knelle and 90 acres of land, 32s. rent in Beckelee; to John for life of William de Welles of Canterbury, remainder to Robert and Julian and heirs of body of Robert, contingent remainders to Thomas Lyuet, John Lyuet, Robert de Oxenebrugg', Laurence Curboil, heirs of their bodies, or right heirs of Robert de Beleknappe. (File 76. No. 1.)
2557. Robert March and Agnes his wife (by John Emery) v. Robert Adam and Elizabeth his wife; a messuage, 52 acres of land, 3 acres of meadow, 19 acres of wood, 4s. 6d. rent and the fourth part of a messuage, 160 acres of land, 6 acres of meadow, 50 acres of wood, 9s. rent in Duntesfolde, Chudyngfolde and Kerdeforde; the premises, including reversion of the said fourth, held in dower by Joan late the wife of John de Brynnyngfolde, to Robert and Agnes. (File 76. No. 3.)
2558. Robert de Wendelyngeburgh, William de Battesford, Roger Gredlee, Roger Goslyn and Richard Spencer (by Gilbert Hamme) v. Thomas Cartere, clerk; a messuage, 280 acres of land, 12 acres of meadow, pasture for 20 oxen and 900 sheep, and 45s. rent in Sutton, Sefforde, Blachynton, Burne and Bedyngham; to Richard, etc., and his heirs. (File 76. No. 4.)
2559. Richard Lescrop, chivaler, Simon de Burley, chivaler, John Deuereux, chivaler, and John de Waltham, archdeacon of Richemond, v. Richard de Burley, chivaler, and Beatrice his wife; castle and manor of Chilham in Kent, and manors of Bourn, Heyghington and Walderne Wodes in le Halgh in Sussex; to Simon, etc., and his heirs. This concord was made by order of the King. (D.C.: File 54. No. 142.)
[By a fine of the following year (D.C.: File 55, No. 152) John Roos of Hamelak, chivaler, transfers these estates to the parties to the above fine for the life of Richard de Burley and Beatrice on certain conditions.]
2560. John Boneuyle and Elizabeth his wife v. John Louel, chivaler, and Maud his wife; manor and hundred of Chuyton in Somerset, manor of Mersshton by Chichestre in Sussex, manor of Westkyngton in Wilts, and 6 messuages and 2 carucates of land in Stourmynstre Marchall and Maperton in Dorset; to John Boneuyle and Elizabeth and heirs of Elizabeth. (D.C.: File 54. No. 147.)
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2561. William Brenchesle and Robert Oxenbregge v. Robert Vele and Alice his wife and William Erch of Fremfeld; a messuage, 210 acres of land, 20 acres of meadow, 70 acres of pasture, 20 acres of wood, 7s. rent in Little Horstede; to William Erch and heirs of his body, contingent remainders to his sister Alice and heirs of her body, for default of such heirs the messuage, 155 acres of land, 12 acres of meadow, 52 acres of pasture, 4s. 6d. rent and the wood shall remain to the right heirs of William Erch, the rest, namely, 55 acres of land, 8 acres of meadow, 18 acres of pasture, 2s. 6d. rent, shall remain to Edward Dalyngrugg, knight, and his heirs. (File 76. No. 5.)
2562. William atte Nelonde v. Richard Loggesford and Alice his wife and Richard Bakere of London, sporiere, and Katherine his wife; 2 messuages, 3½ acres of land in Estgrenstede; to William. (File 76. No. 6.)
2564. John Shosmyth of Wadeherst v. William Alphegh and Joan his wife; a booth (scabello), 19 acres of land, 10 acres of pasture, 7d. rent and half a messuage in Lamberherst and Wadeherst; to John. (File 76. No. 8.)
2565. John atte Felde and John Okhurst v. Richard Harry and Joan his wife; a messuage, 55 acres of land, 8 acres of meadow in Denton, Southeytton and Mechynge and advowson of church of Southeytton; to John and John and heirs of John Okhurst. (File 76. No. 9.)