Gwent Record Office
Catalogue, Lord Abergavenny’s estates
Lease for lives, Lower Maescoed
1733 - 1734
Lease for lives with counterpart, Feb 1, 1733 - 1734
(1) Rt Hon William, Lord Abergavenny
(2) Thomas Thomas of par St Cluddock, labourer
A house and 2 acres of land on Lower Mescoed common par St Cluddock in occupation of (2).
For the lives of Charles, David and Elizabeth, sons and daugher of (2).
Rent 1/- pa with 5/- as a heriot and with suit of court.
Witnesses: Job Gilbert, John Day and Robert Matthew
(a) Livery of seisin made by Job Gilbert, 7 Oct, 1734; witnessed by Charles Thomas and Charles Thomas, younger son of (2).
(b) Memo re receipt of £26/5/- by Thomas Thomas, 15 Jan, 1735 - 1736; witnessed by John Powell and Job Gilbert.
(c) Memo re payment of £5 for the above lease by Charles Thomas; witnessed by Thomas Beavan.