Held at:

Herefordshire Record Office


J91/1, pages 378-379


Original Document


Manorial Records, Court Rolls, Grant of a Lease to Henry Morgan

Place name:





At a Special Customary Court of the Manor of Ewyas Lacy held at the Castle of Longtown on the 15th September 1823 before Baker Gabb Steward of the Manor of Ewyas Lacy held by The Right Honorable Henry Earl of Abergavenny.

Consideration £210

Granted15 Sept 1823 to Henry Morgan of Newton, Gentleman, and his heirs all that Messuage, Stable, Beasthouse, Barn and 15 parcels of arable, meadow, pasture comprising 42a-2r-14p in the township of Newton.[later Maescoed Farm]

Previously held by David Morgan late of Bacton by copy made 25th July 1754 to Walter Morgan, Yeoman, of Newton

Held for the lives of:
Henry Morgan, aged 43 years
John Williams aged 8, son of William Wiliams, Farmer of Newton by Ann his wife
John Jones aged 6, son of Samuel Jones, Farmer of Bacton by Sarah his wife

Rent 5/-, Heriot 1/-
Admitted by the Rod

Other persons and places mentioned:
Robert Gwillim
Mary Smith
Thomas Pearce
Price’s Hospital
Middle Maescoed
Bryn Turnpike


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Camera images of the Court Roll item J91/1 can be seen here. These are large PDF files which are zoomable but not searchable.

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