Gwent Record Office
Catalogue, Lord Abergavenny’s estates
Lease for lives, Lower Maescoed
Lease for lives, Dec 26, 1740
(1) Rt Hon William Lord Abergavenny
(2) Charles Thomas of par St Clodock, labourer
A house and 11/2 acre on Lower Mescoed.
For the lives of (2), Charles his son aged 10, and Rachael his daugher aged 5.
Rent 1/- a with 5/- as a heriot and with suit of court.
Witnesses: Robert Matthew, Edward Bannister; Job Gilbert, John Day
Note re livery of seisin on 4 Aug, 1741 by Job Gilbert. Witnesses:James Lloyd and Charles Thomas.
Note: This lease expired in Sept 1805 on the death of Rachel Jones, the surviving life therein named.