Gwent Record Office
Catalogue, Lord Abergavenny’s estates
Lease for lives, Forest Hene
Lease for lives, Oct 1, 1719.
(1) Rt Hon George, Lord Bergavenny
(2) Lucas Prosser of Crasswall, labourer
A cottage and 4 acres of land adjoining in the possession of (2) being enclosed on a common called Forrest Hene, part of the waste in Crasswall (boundaries given).
For lives of Richard Morgan son of Blanche Morgan of Crasswall, and Thomas and Mary Morgan, son and daughter of Thomas Morgan of Crasswall.
Rent 4/- with 5/- as a heriot and with suit of court.
Witnesses: W Langford and William Osman.
Power granted to (2) to William Osman (for (1)) to let the above premises. 16 Oct, 1719.
Memo re granting of seisin to (2) by Job Gilbert (1’s attorney). Witness John Griffiths.