[f. 77] In the parish of St. Martin Orgar
385. Grant by Benet abbot and convent of Stratteford to Peter prior and
convent of 7s. of land which Ralph Long held of them in the parish of St.
Martin as appears in Charter Fourteen (fn. 1) of several parishes.
386. [List of those paying rent]: Ralph Long; Joce Junior; Stephen Casuen;
the canons of Merton; John Casewem; Simon de Merworth, 1 and 19 Ed.
II and 1 Ed. III; William Hamelamstede, 6 Ed. III; John Aubre, 36 Ed. III;
Thomas Hanamstede, 49 Ed. III; Richard Odiam, 8 Ric. II and this tenement is situated on the north side of Candelwykstrete.
387. [1197-c. 1212] Grant by Peter prior and convent to Henry son of
Rennerus son of Berengarius of a tenement in Candelwrithestrete in the
parish of St. Martin in Candelwithestrate formerly held by Gilbert the
clerk, nephew of Malger; rent ½ mark; to hold as long as the rent is paid
without miskenning; swore fealty; land, in length 94 ft. and in breadth 25
ft.; gersuma 15s.; witnesses, James the alderman, Matthew the alderman,
Maurice de Russie.
C.A.D., ii, A 2025.
388. [List of those paying rent]: Henry son of Rennery; Godewin Marshal;
Richard Sabrigtesworth; John Ferebras; John Fa(n)eneri; Walter Papworth, 1 and 19 Ed. II and 1 Ed. III; John le Clerk, 6 Ed. III; the nuns of
Stratteford, 30 Ed. III and thereafter, and the tenement is situated on the
north side of Candelwykstrete.
389. Grant by William son of Roger to John prior and convent of a quit
rent of 24s. p.a. which Henry Dunolm and Agnes widow of Adrian Aschwy
were accustomed to pay the grantor from two adjacent tenements in the
parish of St. Martin from which sum 10s. went to the abbey of Bermundesey as appears by Charter Fifteen (fn. 2) of several parishes.
390. [List of those paying quit rent]: Henry Dorham then the two tenements
were divided for Alice wife of Henry paid 12s. p.a. for one tenement and
Margery daughter of Henry paid 2s. p.a. for the other, which Margery
granted the tenement to Firminus the chaplain who paid 2s. to Holy
Trinity and 10s. to the monks of Bermundesey as appears in their charter (fn. 3)
enrolled [f. 77v] 2 Ed. I; afterwards Agnes Aswy paid all; Richard Abyndon; Adam the Tailor (Cissor) [See also after 391] as appears by the following plea.
391. Common plea held in the Husting, Mon. 14 Nov. 1300.
Adam Tailor and Denise his wife complained that the prior came to their
free tenement in the parish of St. Martin Orgar and took naam to the value
of 1s. etc. until through the gage and pledge of John Armenters etc.; and
the prior came and it was agreed and Adam and Denise recognised that a
rent of 14s. p.a. was payable and the prior remitted all arrears.
390 contd. Stephen de Abyndon, 1 and 19 Ed. II and 1 Ed. III; Richard
Bacon, 6 and 20 Ed. III [See also after 392] as appears by the following plea.
392. Common plea held in the Husting, Mon. 6 Feb. 1346.
Richard Bacon complained that on Wed. 1 Feb. 1346 the prior came to his
free tenement in the parish and took naam to the value of 7s. etc. until by
gage and pledge of Edmund de Hemenhale etc.; the prior came and claimed
that the taking of naam was just because the tenement was held of Holy
Trinity by a rent of 24s. p.a. and that the rent was 12s. in arrears; Richard
could not deny this; the prior has return of the naam of 7s. and Richard is
390 contd. Walter Sebily, 48 Ed. III; William Bacon, 8 Ric. II.
393. Total of this parish 27s. 8d. and yet it is tithed at 28s. as appears in the