Close Rolls, Edward III: 1365

Pages 159-160

Calendar of Close Rolls, Edward III: Volume 12, 1364-1369. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1910.

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1365 Membrane 37d.
Writing of Robert Upton of Eylesford, granting to Robert Botiller, Thomas Saundres clerk and John Baker chaplain, their heirs and assigns, a rent of 20s. to be taken yearly of a messuage in the parish of St. Margaret in Suthwerk and all the lands which the grantor had in Surrey, by him lately given to Richard Baylay, his heirs and assigns, subject to the said rent payable yearly at Christmas, with power to distrain for arrears. Dated Suthwerk, Sunday after the Conversion of St. Paul 39 Edward III.
Memorandum of acknowledgment in the chancery at Westminster 28 January.
Indenture witnessing that Robert de Upton of Eylisford has granted to Robert Botiller, Thomas Saundres clerk and John Bakere chaplain, their heirs and assigns, during the life of Godelef his wife, a yearly rent of 13s. 4d. of all his lands in the town of Eylisford co. Kent to be taken at Midsummer, upon condition that if after his death the said Godelef shall sue writ of dower against the tenants thereof concerning a messuage in the parish of St. Margaret in Southwerk which Richard Bayley lately had of her husband's gift, or 20s. of rent to him reserved of the said house and of his other lands in Surrey, and shall thereto appear in any court of record, they the said Robert, Thomas and John shall have the said rent of 13s. 4d. during her life, with power to distrain for arrears, and so long as she shall not sue for dower payment of the said rent of 13s. 4d. shall cease. Dated Southwerk, 27 January 39 Edward III. French.
Memorandum of acknowledgment by Robert de Upton and Robert Botiller, 28 January.
Writing of Edward Durdent, of full age and sound memory and out of prison, being a quitclaim with warranty to William de Naffreton and Margaret his wife, their heirs and assigns, of three messuages with crofts adjoining, 160 acres of land, 30 acres of meadow, 100 acres of pasture, 40 acres of wood at le Southland, 4 acres of meadow in le Wetmede, and common of pasture in le Southmede as the said Margaret held the same, with all appurtenances in Denham and common of pasture in Everheth, all which the said William and Margaret hold in the said towns. Dated Little Trinity Lane London, Wednesday after All Saints 38 Edward III. Witnesses: Adam de Bury, William de Bury, Henry Coue, John Brian.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 28 January this year.