Close Rolls, Henry VI: November 1438

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Calendar of Close Rolls, Henry VI: Volume 3, 1435-1441. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1937.

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November 1438

Nov. 8.
To the escheator in the counties of Suthampton and Wiltesir. Order to take the fealty of Joyce late the wife of Robert Baynard, and to give her livery of the manor, moiety and advowson hereinafter mentioned, and the issues thereof taken; as the king has learned by divers inquisitions, taken by the escheator, that by fine levied in the court of King Henry IV Robert Baynard at his death held in fee tail jointly with her a moiety of the manor of Silchestre co. Suthampton and the advowson of a mediety of the church by gift of Philip Baynard and Elizabeth his wife to them and the heirs of their bodies, that he held the manor of Lacham co. Wiltesir jointly with her for life by demise of William Brocas esquire and others to them for their lives and the life of the longest liver, and that all are held of the king by knight service; and for 20s. paid in the hanaper the king has respited the homage of the said Joyce until Whitsuntide next.
Vacated, because otherwise above.