Gwent Record Office
Catalogue, Lord Abergavenny’s estates
Lease for lives, Lower Maescoed
Lease for lives, Sept 29, 1702
(1) Rt Hon George, Lord Abergavenny
(2) John Lewis of Newton co Hereford, labourer
A cottage and 2 acres of land now in possession of (2) being part of Lower Mescoedd.
For lives of (2), Helen his sister and Margery Fagan daughter of Richard Fagan, labourer dec’d.
Rent 1/- with 1/- as a heriot
Witnesses: Robert Harries and Edward Waters.
Endorsed: ‘Helen is dead’. (18 June 1718)