Held at:

Herefordshire Record Office


J91/1, pages 231-232


Original Document


Manorial Records, Court Rolls, Grant of a Lease to John Roberts

Place name:





At a Customary Court of the Manor of Ewyas Lacy held at the Castle of Longtown on the 5th September 1800 before Lewis Osbourne Deputy Steward of the Manor of Ewyas Lacy held by The Right Honorable Henry Earl of Abergavenny.

Consideration £18

Granted 5th September 1800 to John Roberts of Newton, and his heirs, two closes of land known as Upper Garn containing about 5 acres all in the township of Newton

Held for the lives of:
The lessee John Roberts, aged 43 years,
William Watkins, aged 11, son of William Watkins of Llanveynoe’
Elijah Rees, aged 9 months, son of John Rees of Backton [Bacton]

Rent 9d-, Heriot 5/-
Admitted by the Rod


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