Gwent Record Office
Catalogue, Lord Abergavenny’s estates
Lease for lives, Lower Maescoed
Lease for lives, Nov 8, 1728.
(1) Rt Hon William, Lord Abergavenny and Lady Catherine
(2) Charles Thomas of Lower Mescod
A messuage with 2 acres of land on the Lower Mescod, in the tenure of (2) (boundaries given).
For lives of (2) aged 40, Rachael his wife aged 30 years and Charles his son aged 1 year.
Rent 1/- with 5/- as a heriot and with suit of court.
Witnesses: Elfd Staples and John Day; James Price and John Day
(a) Delivery of possession by Job Gilbert to (2). Witness,es John Prosser and Thomas Thomas, 12 Feb, 1728 - 1729
(b) (2) to pay £3/3/- as a fine on delivery of lease (undated)