Final Concords for Lincs
34 Henry III (Case 130, File 35)

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'Final Concords for Lincs: 34 Henry III (Case 130, File 35)', Final Concords of the County of Lincoln: 1244-1272 (1920), pp. 63-75. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=53623 Date accessed: 23 October 2014.


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Case 130, File 35: 34 Henry III

No. 41. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Godfrey abbot of Vaudey (Valle dei), querent, by brother Henry de Staunford, his monk, put in his place, and Walter de Sapreton and Cecily his wife, touching this, that Walter and Cecily should acquit him of the service which Roger de Ingoldeby demanded of him in respect of his free tenement which he holds of them in Ingoldeby, to wit, 1 messuage and 2 bovates of land; and whereupon the abbot complained that Roger distrained him to do suit at Roger's court in Ingoldeby from three weeks to three weeks, and to do foreign service for him as much as belongs to 2 bovates of land of the same fee in the same vill; of which service Walter and Cecily, who are mesne between them, ought to acquit him.

Plea. Walter and Cecily have acknowledged and granted for themselves and the heirs of Cecily that they shall henceforth acquit and defend the abbot and his successors and his church against Roger and his heirs in respect of the said suit and foreign service for ever. And, moreover, Walter and Cecily have acknowledged the tenement to be the right of the abbot and his church as that which he and his church have of the gift of Hugh son of Richard, Cecily's uncle, whose heir she is: to hold to the abbot and his successors and his church of Walter and Cecily and the heirs of Cecily for ever; doing therefor foreign service as much as belongs to 2 bovates of land of the same fee in the same vill, for all service. [Warranty.] And for this the abbot has remised and quitclaimed from himself and his church to Walter and Cecily all the arrears of the service and all the damages which he said that he had sustained by reason of the withholding of the service until the day on which this concord was made.

No. 42. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Thomas prior of Kattele, querent, and Geoffrey son of Richard de Dyggeby, and Agnes his wife, impedients, of 1 bovate of land in Dyggeby.

Plea of warranty of charter. Geoffrey and Agnes have acknowledged the land to be the right of the prior and his church of Kattel', as that which he and his church have of their gift: to hold to him and his successors and his church of Geoffrey and Agnes and the heirs of Agnes for ever; doing therefor for them to the chief lords of that fee the foreign service which to the land belongs. [Warranty.] And for this the prior has given Geoffrey and Agnes 1 sore sparrow-hawk.

No. 43. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Alienora who was the wife of Nicholas de Montbegon (Monte Begonis), plaintiff, and brother Robert de Saunford, master of the knights of the Temple in England, tenant, by Geoffrey Kokyn put in his place, of the third part of 1 messuage, 1 toft, 14 bovates of land, 9 acres of meadow, 6s. 4d. of rent and 2 pounds of pepper in Teuleby, which Alienora claimed to be her reasonable dower which came to her in respect of the free tenement which was of Nicholas, formerly her husband, in the same vill.

Plea. Alienora has remised and quitclaimed from herself to the master and his successors and the brethren of the Temple all the right and claim which she had in the lands in the name of her dower, for ever. And for this the master has granted for himself and his successors and the brethren that they shall henceforth render every year to Alienora for her life 20s. sterling on St. Michael's day, at London, to wit, at the New Temple. And after Alienora's death, the master and his successors and the brethren shall be quit of the payment of the money, for ever. And if the master or his successors or the brethren make default in the payment at any term, it shall be lawful for Alienora, for her life, to distrain them by their chattels found in the tenement until the money which is in arrear in respect of that term shall be fully paid.

No. 44. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Symon de Dryby, querent, and Thomas de Spridlinton and Helewis his wife, deforciants, of customs and services which Symon demanded of Thomas and Helewis in respect of their free tenement which they hold of him in Ulseby, to wit, 2 bovates of land; and whereupon Symon demanded of them that they should render to him yearly 6s. sterling, and do for him for scutage, whenever it shall fall, as much as belongs to two bovates of land of the same fee in the same vill; and do suit at Symon's court of Dryby from three weeks to three weeks for the tenement; which customs and services Thomas and Helewis have not acknowledged to him.

Plea. Thomas and Helewis have acknowledged and granted for themselves and the heirs of Helewis that they shall henceforth render every year to Symon and his heirs 6s. sterling; and do for scutage, whenever it shall fall, as much as belongs to two bovates of land of the same fee in the same vill for all service, custom and demand. And for this Symon has remised and quitclaimed from himself and his heirs to Thomas and Helewis and the heirs of Helewis all the right and claim he had in the suit which he was demanding against them, for ever. And, moreover, Symon has remised and quitclaimed from himself to Thomas and Helewis all the arrears of service, and all the damages which he said that he had sustained by reason of the withholding of the service, until the day on which this concord was made.

No. 45. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Anthony de Hundelby, querent, and Gilbert de Hundelby, impedient, of 1 bovate of land in Welton, and 1 toft and 1 bovate of land in Hundelby.

Plea of warranty of charter. Gilbert has acknowledged the premises to be the right of Anthony, as those which Anthony has of his gift: to hold to Anthony and his heirs of Gilbert and his heirs for ever; rendering therefor yearly one pound of cummin at the Nativity of the Lord; and doing therefor foreign service as much as belongs to so much land of the same fee in the same vill for all service. [Warranty.] For this Anthony has given Gilbert 20 marks of silver.

No. 46. At Lincoln; from Trinity in one month, 34 Henry III, [19 June, 1250].

Between John son of Alexander de Lek, plaintiff, and Walter Brun, tenant, of 2 acres of land in Wrengl'.

Assize of mort d'ancestor. John has remised and quitclaimed from himself and his heirs to Walter and his heirs all the right and claim which he had in the land, for ever. And for this Walter has given John 2 marks of silver.

No. 47. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Cecily who was the wife of Bartholomew de Stowe, plaintiff, and Geoffrey de Swalewecliue, tenant, of the third part of 1 bovate of land, 1 messuage, and 9 selds (seldarum) in Stowe, and of the third part of 1 bovate of land and the fourth part of 1 bovate of land in Stratton, and of the third part of 3 acres of land in Marton, which Cecily claimed to be her reasonable dower, which came to her in respect of the free tenement which was of Bartholomew, formerly her husband, in the same vill.

Plea. Cecily has remised and quitclaimed from herself to Geoffrey and his heirs all the right and claim which she had in the said third parts in the name of dower, for ever. And for this Geoffrey has granted for himself and his heirs that they shall henceforth render every year to Cecily for her life 6s. 8d. at two terms. And after Cecily's death, Geoffrey and his heirs shall be quit of the payment of the money for ever. And if it happen that Geoffrey and his heirs shall make default in the payment of the money at any term it shall be lawful for Cecily for her life to distrain them by their chattels found in the tenements, until the money which is in arrear in respect of that term has been paid.

No. 48. At Lincoln; from Trinity in fifteen days, 34 Henry III, [5 June, 1250].

Between Symon son of Alan, querent, and Robert son of Ralph, deforciant, of customs and services which Symon demanded of Robert in respect of his free tenement which he holds of Symon in Claxby and Normanby, to wit, 1 messuage, 5 tofts and 5 bovates of land; and whereupon Symon demanded of him that he should render to him yearly for the aforesaid messuage 4d. in the name of 'Warnot'; and that he should render to him yearly for the 5 bovates of land and the 5 tofts 6s. sterling; and that he should do for him foreign service as much as belongs to 5 bovates of land and 5 tofts of the same fee in the same vill; and that he should do suit at Symon's court of Claxby from three weeks to three weeks; and that he should do homage to him and give him relief, when it shall fall; which customs and which services Robert has not heretofore acknowledged to him.

Plea. Robert has acknowledged and granted for himself and his heirs that they shall henceforth render every year to Symon and his heirs for the messuage 4d. in the name of 'Warnot' on St. Martin's day; and that they shall henceforth render every year to Symon and his heirs for the 5 bovates of land and the 5 tofts 6s. sterling; and shall do for them foreign service as much as belongs to 5 bovates of land and 5 tofts of the same fee in the same vill; and shall do suit at Symon's court of Claxby from three weeks to three weeks; and, likewise, shall do homage to them, and give them relief, when it shall fall, for all service and demand. And, moreover, Robert has given Symon 23s. 8d. sterling for his arrears. [Warranty.] And, moreover, Symon has remised and quitclaimed from himself to Robert all the damages which he said that he had sustained by reason of the withholding of the services until the day on which this concord was made.

No. 49. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Symon son of Robert de Asceby, John de Quappelade and Agnes his wife, plaintiffs, and Robert parson of the church of Asceby, tenant, of half a bovate of land, excepting 3 selions of land, in Asceby.

Plea. Symon, John and Agnes have acknowledged the land to be the right of the said church, and have remised and quitclaimed it from themselves and the heirs of Symon and Agnes to Robert, parson of the church, and his successors, parsons of the church, and the said church, for ever. And for this Robert has given Symon, John and Agnes 2 marks of silver.

No. 50. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Matthew son of Asceline de Glutton, and Levina his wife, plaintiffs, and John abbot of Peterborough, tenant, by brother William de Weston, his monk, put in his place, of 8 acres of land in Weston.

Assize of mort d'ancestor. Matthew and Levina have acknowledged the land to be the right of the abbot and his church; and for this the abbot, at the instance of Matthew and Levina, has granted the land to Seman de Weston: to hold to him and his heirs of the abbot and his successors and his church for ever; rendering therefor yearly 12s. sterling for all service. [Warranty.]

Endorsed: The prior of Spalding puts in his claim.

No. 51. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Ralph prior of Beauver, plaintiff, and William son of Drogo, tenant, of 6 bovates of land in Wywell and Hungerton.

Plea. The prior has acknowledged the land to be the right of William: to hold to William and his heirs of the prior and his successors and his church for ever; rendering therfor yearly 5s. sterling for all service. [Warranty.]

No. 52. At Lincoln; from Trinity in fifteen days, 34 Henry III, [5 June, 1250].

Between William son of Fulk, plaintiff, and Robert le Gras, tenant, of 5 acres of land in Lutton.

Assize of mort d'ancestor. Robert has acknowledged the land to be the right of William, and has rendered it to him in the same court: to hold to William and his heirs of Robert and his heirs for ever; rendering therefor yearly 20d. for all service. [Warranty.] For this William has given Robert 2 marks of silver.

No. 53. At Lincoln; from Easter in one month, 34 Henry III, [24 April, 1250].

Between Hugh de Hwetecroft, plaintiff, and Hugh son of Walter de Burgo, tenant, of 1 messuage and 1 bovate of land in Burg'.

Assize of mort d'ancestor. The tenant has acknowledged the tenement to be the right of the plaintiff; and for this the plaintiff has granted to the tenant the messuage and a moiety of the land, that moiety, to wit, which is towards the sun: to hold to the tenant for his life of the plaintiff and his heirs; doing therefor foreign service as much as belongs to so much land of the same fee in the same vill for all service. And after the death of the tenant the messuage shall revert to the plaintiff and his heirs, quit of the heirs of the tenant, for ever; and the moiety of the land which remains to the tenant by this fine, for his life, shall remain to the heirs of the tenant: to hold of the plaintiff and his heirs by the foreign service which to that moiety belongs, for ever. And be it known that the plaintiff shall warrant, acquit and defend to the tenant, for his life, the messuage and the moiety of the land which remains to him by this fine by the said services against all men. And after the death of the tenant, the plaintiff and his heirs shall warrant, acquit and defend to the heirs of the tenant the moiety of the land which shall remain to them by this concord, by the foreign service which to that moiety belongs, for ever.

No. 54. At Lincoln; from Trinity in fifteen days, 34 Henry III, [5 June, 1250].

Between Alan son of William Harold, plaintiff, and Ralph son of Gerard, tenant, of 1 bovate of land and 6 acres of meadow in Fenton.

Assize of mort d'ancestor. Alan has remised and quitclaimed from himself and his heirs to Ralph and his heirs all the right and claim which he had in the land and meadow, for ever. And for this Ralph has given Alan 40s. sterling.

Endorsed: Robert bishop of Lincoln puts in his claim.

No. 55. At Lincoln; from Easter in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [17 April, 1250].

Between Joan Columbayn, plaintiff, and Reginald de Giseborne and Joan his wife, tenants, of 11 selds in Stowe.

Plea. Reginald and Joan have acknowledged the selds to be the right of Joan Columbayn, and have rendered them to her in the same court. And for this Joan Columbayn, at the instance of Reginald and Joan, has given and granted the selds to Geoffrey de Swalewecliue: to hold to him and his heirs of Joan Columbayn and her heirs for ever; rendering therefor 6d. at the feast of St. Michael for all service. [Warranty.] And, moreover, Geoffrey has given Joan Columbain 20 marks of silver.

No. 56. At Lincoln; on the morrow of the close of Easter, 34 Henry III, [4 April, 1250].

Between Nicholas de Percy and Amicia his wife, plaintiffs, and John de Surdewal, tenant, of 2 bovates of land in Roppel'.

Plea. John has acknowledged the land to be the right of [Nicholas and (fn. 1) ] Amicia and has rendered it to them in the same court; and has remised and quitclaimed it from himself and his heirs to Nicholas and Amicia and the heirs of Amicia for ever. And for this Nicholas and Amicia have given John 40s. sterling.

No. 57. At Spalding; on the morrow of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, 34 Henry III, [25 June, 1250].

Between Symon Bally and Juliana his wife, plaintiffs, and Symon prior of Spalding, tenant, of 1 messuage and 3 acres of land in Spalding.

Plea. Symon and Juliana have remised and quitclaimed from themselves and the heirs of Juliana to the prior and his successors and his church of Spalding all the right and claim which they had in the messuage and land, for ever. And for this the prior has given them 9s. sterling.

No. 58. At Lincoln; from Trinity in one month, 34 Henry III, [19 June, 1250].

Between Reginald son of Lambert, plaintiff, and John son of Symon, tenant, of 1 toft in Lincoln.

Plea. John has acknowledged the toft to be the right of Reginald; and for this Reginald has granted it to John: to hold to him and his heirs of Reginald and his heirs for ever; rendering therefor yearly 6s. 8d. for all service. [Warranty.] And, moreover, John has given Reginald 40s. sterling.

No. 59. At Lincoln; from Easter in five weeks, 34 Henry III, [1 May, 1250].

Between William Luuet, plaintiff, and William prior of St. Andrew, Northampton, tenant, of the advowson of the church of Neuton. And between the same plaintiff and the same prior, whom Geoffrey son of Adam vouched to warrant, of 7 acres of land and 1 toft and the third part of 1 toft in the same vill.

Plea. William has acknowledged the premises to be the right of the prior and his church; and has remised and quitclaimed them from himself and his heirs to the prior and his successors and his church. And for this the prior has given William 40s. sterling.

No. 60. At Lincoln; from Easter in five weeks, 34 Henry III, [1 May, 1250].

Between Gocelin son of Gocelin, plaintiff, and William son of William, tenant, of 1 toft in Horbling.

Recognition of the grand assize. William has acknowledged the toft to be the right of Gocelin; and has rendered it to him in the same court; and has remised and quitclaimed it from himself and his heirs to Gocelin and his heirs for ever. And for this Jocelin has given William 4½ marks of silver.

No. 61. At Lincoln; from Easter in one month, 34 Henry III, [24 April, 1250].

Between Thomas de Redenesse, plaintiff, and John de Ludinton, tenant, of 1 messuage, 1½ bovates of land and 5 acres of meadow in Ludinton.

Plea. Thomas has remised and quitclaimed from himself and his heirs to John and his heirs all the right and claim which he had in the premises, for ever. And for this John has given Thomas 13 marks of silver.

No. 62. At Lincoln; from Easter in five weeks, 34 Henry III, [1 May, 1250].

Between Geoffrey abbot of Rufford, querent, by Walter de Storteford put in his place, and Richard de Beeleg' and Felicia his wife, impedients, of 1 bovate of land in Saxeby.

Plea of warranty of charter. Richard and Felicia have acknowledged the land to be the right of the abbot and his church, as that which the abbot and his church have of their gift: to hold to the abbot and his successors and his church in frank almoign. [Warranty.] And the abbot has received Richard and Felicia and the heirs of Felicia into all the benefits and prayers that shall henceforth be made in his church for ever.

No. 63. At Lincoln; from Easter in five weeks, 34 Henry III, [1 May, 1250].

Between Gilbert de Trussetorp, plaintiff, and Philip le Rous, tenant, of 1 messuage and 4 acres of land in Trussetorp.

Plea. Gilbert has remised and quitclaimed from himself and his heirs to Philip and his heirs all the right and claim which he had in the tenement, for ever. And for this Philip has given him 20s. sterling.

No. 64. At Lincoln; in eight days of Trinity, 34 Henry III, [29 May, 1250].

Between William abbot of Tupeholm, querent, and Geoffrey master of the nuns of Stykeswald, deforciant, of 18 'styckys' of eels which were in arrear to the abbot in respect of a yearly rent of 6 'styckys' of eels, which is due to him.

Plea. The abbot has remised and quitclaimed from himself and his successors and his church of Tupeholm to the master and his successors and his church of Stykeswald all the right and claim which he had in the yearly rent, for ever. And for this the master has given the abbot 20s. sterling.

No. 65. At Lincoln; on the morrow of St. James, 34 Henry III, [26 July, 1250].

Between Nicholas de Curzun, querent, and William de Curzun, impedient, of 9 bovates and 6 acres of land in Thurleby.

Plea of warranty of charter. William has acknowledged the land to be the right of Nicholas, as that which Nicholas has of his gift: to hold to Nicholas and his heirs of William and his heirs for ever; doing therefor to the chief lords of that fee for William and his heirs foreign service as much as belongs to so much land of the same fee in the same vill for all service. [Warranty.] And for this Nicholas has given William 1 sore sparrow-hawk.

No. 66. At Lincoln: from Trinity in fifteen days, 34 Henry III, [5 June, 1250].

Between Richard de Twyford and Cecily his wife, querents, and John de la Lade, impedient, of 1 bovate of land in Toft, and pasture for 160 sheep in the same vill.

Plea of warranty of charter. John has acknowledged the premises to be the right of Richard and Cecily as those which they have of his gift: to hold to them and their heirs of him and his heirs for ever; rendering therefor yearly 4d. within fifteen days of the Purification of the blessed Mary for all service. [Warranty.] And for this Richard and Cecily have given John 100s. sterling.

Endorsed: Roger de Otteby of Rassen puts in a claim.

No. 67. At Grymesby; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry III, [12 June, 1250].

Between Clemencia and Maud daughters of Walter le Despenser, plaintiffs, and Reginald abbot of Grymesby, tenant, by Herbert de Saltfleteby put in his place, of 1 toft and 1 bovate of land in Tattenay.

Assize of mort d'ancestor. Clemencia and Maud have remised and quitclaimed from themselves and their heirs to the abbot and his successors and his church of Grymesby all the right and claim which they had in the toft and land, for ever. And for this the abbot has given them 20s. sterling.

No. 68. At Lincoln; from Easter in one month, 34 Henry III, [24 April, 1250].

Between Symon de Swaby and Maud his wife, plaintiffs, and Hugh Losward and Robert his brother, touching the neifty of Hugh and Robert.

Plea of neifty. Symon and Maud have remised and quitclaimed from themselves and the heirs of Maud all the right and claim which they had in the neifty of Hugh and Robert and all their sequel issuing from them, for ever. And for this Hugh and Robert have given Symon and Maud one sore sparrow-hawk.

No. 69. At Lincoln; from Trinity in one month, 34 Henry 111, [19 June, 1250].

Between Richard de Lincoln and Elena his wife, querents, and John son of James, impedient, of 2 messuages in Lincoln.

Plea of warranty of charter. John has acknowledged the messuages to be the right of Richard and Elena, as those which they had of his gift: to hold to them and their heirs of him and his heirs for ever; rendering therefor yearly one pair of white gloves or 1d. at the Nativity of the Lord for all service to John and his heirs belonging; and doing therefor to the chief lords of that fee for John and his heirs all other services which to those messuages belong. [Warranty.] And for this Richard and Elena have given John half a mark of silver.

No. 70. At Lincoln; from Trinity in fifteen days, 34 Henry 111, [5 June, 1250].

Between Walter son of Thomas de Welleton, querent, and Henry le Chamberleng, touching this, that Henry should acquit him of the service which Hugh son of Ralph and Geoffrey de Benigworth demand of him in respect of his free tenement which he holds of Henry in Weleton and Sumardeby; and whereupon Walter complained that he was distrained, by Henry's default, to give an aid for Hugh's eldest son being made a knight, and for Geoffrey's eldest daughter being married, and to do suit at Geoffrey's court of Benigworth from three weeks to three weeks; of which suit and which aids Henry, who is mesne between them, ought to acquit him.

Plea. Henry has acknowledged and granted for himself and his heirs that they shall henceforth acquit and defend Walter and his heirs against Hugh and Geoffrey and their heirs in respect of the suit and aids, for ever. And, moreover, Henry has given Walter 40s. sterling. And for this Walter has remised and quitclaimed from himself to Henry all damages which he said that he had sustained by reason that Henry had not heretofore acquitted him of the suit and aids, for ever.

No. 71. At Lincoln; from Trinity in three weeks, 34 Henry 111, [12 June, 1250].

Between John de Bussay, querent, and William de Bussay and Amabilla his wife, impedients, of 9½ bovates, 19 acres and 1 perch of land, 3s. of rent, 35 acres of wood and 3 tofts in Bliburg, Coryngeham and Sumereby.

Plea of warranty of charter. William and Amabilla have acknowledged the tenement to be the right of John as that which he has of their gift: to hold to him and his heirs of them and the heirs of Amabilla for ever; rendering therefor yearly 1d. at Easter for all service. [Warranty.] John has given them 1 sore sparrow-hawk.

No. 72. At Lincoln; from Easter in one month, 34 Henry 111, [24 April, 1250].

Between Ralph de Sutton and Dametta his wife, querents, and Richard de Houton, deforciant, of 10½ marks which were in arrear to Ralph and Dametta in respect of a yearly rent of 4 marks and 2s., which was due to them.

Plea. Richard has acknowledged and granted for himself and his heirs that they shall henceforth render every year to Ralph and Dametta, for the life of Dametta, at Askeby, 4 marks and 2s. And, moreover, Richard has given them 9 marks of silver for their arrears. And after the death of Dametta, Richard and his heirs shall be quit of the payment of the rent, for ever. And for this Ralph and Dametta have remised and quitclaimed from themselves to Richard all the damages which they said that they had sustained by reason of the withholding of the rent, until the day on which this concord was made. And if Richard or his heirs shall make default in the payment of the money at any term, it shall be lawful for Ralph and Dametta, for the life of Dametta, to distrain them by their chattels found in their tenement of Ryby and Houton until the money which is in arrear in respect of that term has been fully paid.

No. 73. At Lincoln; from Trinity in fifteen days, 34 Henry 111, [5 June, 1250].

Between Benedict son of Ketel, plaintiff, and Henry and Benedict sons of Margaret, whom John Wyles vouched to warrant, of 1 toft and three parts of 1 bovate of land in Leke. And between the same plaintiff and Benedict son of Peter, tenant, of 1 toft and the fourth part of 1 bovate of land in the same vill.

Plea. Benedict son of Ketel has remised and quitclaimed from himself and his heirs to Henry and Benedict sons of Margaret and Benedict son of Peter and their heirs all the right and claim which he had in the tofts and land, for ever. And for this the tenants have given him 4 marks of silver.

No. 74. At Lincoln; from Trinity in one month, 34 Henry 111, [19 June, 1250].

Between William son of Ranulf, and Margery his wife, querents, and Thomas Lysewis and Amicia his wife, impedients, of 2 tofts and 2 bovates of land in Herdwik.

Plea. Thomas and Amicia have acknowledged the tofts and land to be the right of William and Margery, as those which they have of their gift: to hold to William and Margery and their heirs of the chief lords of that fee for ever; doing therefor all the services which to the tofts and land belong. And for this William and Margery have given Thomas and Amicia 6½ marks of silver.

No. 75. At Lincoln; from Trinity in one month, 34 Henry 111, [19 June, 1250].

Between Gilbert de Tawelle and Agnes his wife, Roger de Sumercote and Cristiana his wife, and Alienora daughter of Walter le Clerk, plaintiffs, and Gocelin son of Walter, tenant, of 2 parts of half a bovate of land in Reytheby. And between the same plaintiffs and the said Gocelin, whom Beatrice who was the wife of Walter de Ratheby vouched to warrant, of the third part of half a bovate of land in the same vill.

Plea. The plaintiffs have remised and quitclaimed from themselves and the heirs of Agnes, Cristiana and Alienora to Gocelin and his heirs all the right and claim which they had in the land, to wit, in that half bovate of land which Hugh son of Robert son of Ingram heretofore held for ever. And for this Jocelin has given the plaintiffs 1 mark of silver.

No. 76. At Lincoln; from Trinity in one month, 34 Henry 111, [19 June, 1250].

Between Richard de Alacun, querent, and Hugh son of Lambert de Great Lymberge, deforciant, touching the enforcement of customs and services which Richard demanded of Hugh in respect of his free tenement, which he holds of Richard in Great Lymberge; and whereupon Richard demanded of Hugh that he should render to him yearly 5s. 3d. sterling; and that he should do homage to him and give him relief, when it should fall, for the same tenement; which customs and services Hugh had not heretofore acknowledged to him.

Plea. Hugh has acknowledged and granted for himself and his heirs that they shall henceforth render every year to Richard and his heirs 5s. 3d. sterling; and that they shall do homage to them, and give them relief, when it shall fall, for the tenement, for all service, custom and demand. [Warranty.] And, moreover, Richard has remised and quitclaimed from himself to Hugh all the arrears of the service, and all damages which he said that he had sustained by reason of the withholding of the service, until the day on which this concord was made. And if it happen that Hugh or his heirs shall make default in the payment of the money at any term, it shall be lawful for Richard and his heirs to distrain them by their chattels found in the tenement until the money which is in arrear in respect of that term shall have been fully paid.

No. 77. At Lincoln; on the morrow of the close of Easter, 34 Henry III, [4 April, 1250].

Between Aunger abbot of Derham, querent, and Hamon Hauteyn, touching this, that Hamon should acquit the abbot of the service which Ermentrude who was the wife of William de Dyua demanded of him in respect of his tenement, which Hamon (fn. 2) holds in Skridinton; and whereupon the abbot complained that Ermentrude distrained him to do suit at her court of Haidure from three weeks to three weeks for the tenement; of which suit Hamon, who is mesne between them, ought to acquit him.

Plea. Hamon has acknowledged the tenement to be the right of the abbot and his church of Derham: to hold to him and his successors and his church in frank almoign. [Warranty.] And the abbot has received Hamon and his heirs into all the benefits and prayers which shall henceforth be made in his church for ever.

No. 78. At Lincoln; from Easter in five weeks, 34 Henry III, [1 May, 1250].

Between Robert son of John de Langetoft, plaintiff, and John Gubaud, tenant, of 1 messuage in Stowe, and 4 acres and 3 roods of land in Gretford.

Assize of mort d'ancestor. John has acknowledged the premises to be the right of Robert; and for this Robert has granted them to John: to hold to John and his heirs of Robert and his heirs for ever; rendering therefor yearly 11d. for all service. [Warranty.] And, moreover, John has given Robert 40s. sterling.

No. 79. At Lincoln; from Easter in five weeks, 34 Henry III, [1 May, 1250].

Between Oliver de Albiniaco, querent, and Richard de Bowlton and Eva his wife, deforciants, of customs and services which Oliver demanded of them in respect of their free tenement, which they hold of him in Brendebrocton and Stapilford, to wit, 3 bovates of land; and whereupon Oliver demanded of them that they should render to him yearly 3s.; and should do suit at his court in Brendebrocton from three weeks to three weeks; and should do for him foreign service as much as belongs to 3 bovates of land of the same fee in the same vill, for the tenement; which customs and which services Richard and Eva have not acknowledged to him.

Plea. Oliver has remised and quitclaimed from himself and his heirs to Richard and Eva and the heirs of Eva all the right and claim which he had in the customs and services which he demanded against them, for ever. And for this Richard and Eva have granted and rendered the tenement to Oliver in the same court, and have remised and quitclaimed it from themselves and the heirs of Eva to Oliver and his heirs for ever. And Richard and Eva have also remised and quitclaimed from themselves and the heirs of Eva to Oliver and his heirs all the right and claim which they had in another tenement which they held in the same vills on the day on which this concord was made as in demesnes, homages, rents, services of free men, wards, reliefs, escheats and all other things, without any retainment, for ever: to hold to Oliver and his heirs of the chief lords of that fee for ever, [doing therefor (fn. 3) ] all the services which to the tenement belong. And, moreover, Oliver has given Richard and Eva 70 marks [of silver (fn. 3) ].

No. 80. At Lincoln; from Easter in five weeks, 34 Henry III, [1 May, 1250].

Between Oliver de Albiniaco, querent, and Hawis de Pereres, deforciant, of customs and services which Oliver demanded of Hawis in respect of her free tenement, which she holds of him in Brendebrocton and Stapelford; and whereupon Oliver demanded of her that she should render to him yearly half a mark of silver; and should do for him foreign service as much as belongs to such a tenement of the same fee in the same vill; and should do suit at his court of Brendebrocton twice in the year, to wit, at the next court after the feast of St. Michael and at the next court after Easter; and should do homage to him for the tenement; which customs and which services Hawis has not heretofore acknowledged to him.

Plea. Hawis has acknowledged and granted for herself and her heirs that they shall henceforth render every year to Oliver and his heirs half a mark of silver; and shall do foreign service as in scutage, when it shall fall, as much as belongs to such a tenement of the same fee in the same vill; and shall do suit by themselves or their attorney at the said court twice in the year, to wit, once at the next court after the feast of St. Michael, and secondly at the next court after Easter, without any hindrance (occasione); and shall do homage to them, and give them relief for the tenement, when it shall fall, for all service and demand. And for this Oliver has remised and quitclaimed from himself to Hawis all the arrears of the service and all the damages which he said that he had sustained by reason of the withholding of the service until the day on which this concord was made. [Warranty.]

Footnotes

1 These words seem to have been missed out.
2 For 'Hamon' we ought probably to read 'the abbot.'
3 The document has been injured.