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Close Rolls, Henry V: November 1414

Pages 170-171

Calendar of Close Rolls, Henry V: Volume 1, 1413-1419. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1929.

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November 1414

Membrane 2.
Nov. 24.
Westminster.
To the escheator in Dorset. Order to give the king's hand seisin (sic) of the moieties, messuage, land, rent and advowson hereinafter mentioned, delivering to William Hankeforde knight any issues thereof taken; as the king has learned by divers inquisitions, taken by the escheator, that by divers fines levied in the late king's court William Stourton at his death held as jointly enfeoffed with William Hankeforde a moiety of the hundred of Coukesdyche and the manor and advowson of Tarentvylers by grant of William de Roos of Hamelake knight, a messuage, three carucates of land, 40 acres of meadow, 200 acres of pasture, 40s. of rent in Brodeweye and a moiety of the manor of Brodeweye by grant of Gilbert Neburgh and Avice his wife to them and Robert Rugge clerk deceased and to the heirs of William Stourton, and that all are held of others than the king.
Nov. 18.
Westminster.
To the escheator in Kent. Order to remove the king's hand and meddle no further with a toft, 21 acres of meadow, 44 acres of pasture in Rolvynden, 30 acres of wood, 21s. 3d. of rent of assize and a rent of one cock and two hens in Rolvynden and Tenterden, and 5 acres of wood in Benynden, delivering to John Somery, Isabel his wife and Margaret her sister any issues thereof taken; as the king has learned by inquisition, taken by the escheator, that Bertram de Wylmyngton at his death held the premises in his demesne as of fee, that they are held of others than the king, and that the said Isabel and Margaret are daughters and next heirs of the deceased, and of full age.
Nov. 28.
Westminster.
To the same. Order to give William Brokeman and Joan his wife livery of the toft, lands, rent, court etc. hereinafter mentioned, and the issues thereof taken; as the king has learned by inquisition, taken by the escheator, that Bertram de Wylmyngton held of the king as of the honour of the count of Boulogne, being jointly enfeoffed with the said Joan lately his wife, a toft, 80 acres of land, 7 acres of meadow, 3 acres of wood, 20s. of rent of assize, a rent of nine cocks and forty hens at Christmas and 350 eggs at Easter, and a court of his tenants to be holden at Wylmyngton every three weeks, by the service of finding a cook at the king's cost in the household for one month, if the king should come within one mile of the town of Wy, and held of others than the king 80 acres of pasture and 100 acres of wood in Beteresden called 'Grete Lamberden,' a messuage called 'Innercourt' in Beateresden, 18 acres of pasture, a messuage there called 'Outercourt,' 176 acres of pasture in Beteresden, 24 acres of wood and 25 acres of land in Bokton Allulph by gift of John atte Suothe to the said Bertram and Joan and to the heirs of their bodies; and the king has taken the fealty of William Brokeman.