Gwent Record Office
Catalogue, Lord Abergavenny’s estates
Lease for lives
Lease for lives, May 14, 1750
(1) Rt Hon George, Lord of Abergavenny
(2) William Watkins of par Comyoye, co Heref, husbandman
A cottage and Smyth’s forge and 2 acres of land in par Comyoye, co Heref (boundaries given).
For lives of (2) aged 45, James his son aged 3 and James Price, son of James Price of Pant, aged 26, from 2 Feb, 1750.
Rent 1/- pa with 2/6d as a heriot and with suit of court.
Witnesses: E Staples, Rice Price
Note re livery of seisin by John Gilbert, 9 Aug 1750. Witness Phillip Symonds
With attached note: ‘James Price, the surviving, life has died, the lease thus expiring.’ (No date)
A Monmouthshire property included in the catalogue of Lord Abergavenny’s holdings in the Manor of Ewyas Lacy.