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) Edward Lloyd of Lower Mescoed, mason
A cottage, garden and 2 pieces of land, meadow and pasture of 2 acres (boundaries given) on Lower Mescoed and in the possession of (2)
For lives of (2) aged 49, Edward Lloyd the son aged 17 and James Lloyd another son of (2), aged 6.
Rent 2/6d with 2/6d and with suit of court.
Witnesses: Job Gilbert and John Day; Elfd Staples and John Day.
Endorsed: Delivery of seisin to (2) by Job Gilbert. Witness, Miles Hunt and John Price, 5 Mar 1728-1729.
See D.1583.2.102 for lease of 1800