Gwent Record Office
Catalogue, Lord Abergavenny’s estates
Lease for lives with counterpart
Lease for lives, 25 May, 1742
(1) Rt Hon William, Lord Abergavenny
(2) Thomas Morgan of par St Clodock, husbandman
A sheep cott and 27 acres of land in St Clodock, late in lease to John Pugh and now in the possession of (2).
For the lives of Thomas aged 28, William aged 22 and Elizabeth aged 19, sons and daughter of (2).
Rent 2/6d with 5/- as a heriot with suit of court and a couple of fat capons on Christmas day each year.
Witnesses: Robert Matthew, John Wattam, Job Gilbert, John Day
Endorsed: note re livery of seisin by Job Gilbert on 12 May 1792. Witnesses David Wms [Williams] and Walter Beavan