Gwent Record Office
Catalogue, Lord Abergavenny’s estates
Lease for lives, Lower Maescoed
Lease for lives (counterpart), Dec 10, 1735
1) Rt Hon William Lord Abergavenny
(2) Evan Davis of Lower Mescoed, par St Clodock, yeoman
A house, garden, orchards and 2 acres of land on the Lower Mescoed now in the possession of (2).
For the lives of Joan wife of (2), Margaret, daughter of (2), aged 20, and James, son of William Harris of Kenchurch husbandman, aged 5.
Rent 1/6d with 5/- as a heriot and with suit of court.
Witnesses: John Day jr and Job Gilbert