Gwent Record Office
D.668.71 (bundle of loose folded sheets)
ELSG digital images & transcription
Bailiff’s Warrant, October 1732, Manor of Wilbrook
Transcription of image 459
Michaelmas Leet Warrant 1733 [2?]
[These details were added to the dorse of the document by a later hand. Perhaps in 1818 ]
Transcription of image 460
Manour of Wilbrook [overwritten]
To Evan Jones bailiff of the said manours. Greeting.
These are in his majestie’s name towill and require you forthwith to give one and lawful summons to all and singular the inhabitants tenants and resiants within the said manour that they and every of them be and personally appear before me at the dwelling house of Thomas Draper in the parish of Peterchurch within the said mannour upon Thursday the fourth day of October next by ten of the clock in the morning at the court Leet of our sovereign lord the king and view of Frank pledge and also the court baron of Magdalen Delahay widow Lady of the said manour then and there to do their suit . And you are hereby likewise required to give due and lawful summons to twenty four able freeholders that are tenants within the said mannour that they and every of them be and personally appear before me at the time and place aforesaid at the said court to be sworn and impanelled to enquire for our sovereign lord the king and the lady of the said manour of all such matters and things as shall be given them in charges and have you then and there the names of the said inhabitants tenants and resiants jurors and this precept Given under my hand and seal the twenty ninth day of August in the year of our lord 1733 [2?].
Edward Williams steward.
Mr George Parry
Mr Lewis Powell
Mr Sylvanus Lloyd
Mr William Hall
Q. Samuel Madox
Q. Thomas Prichard
Q. Thomas Jones
ELSG image accession ref. - cwmbran1 459 & 460
Transcription details are based on the work of Dewi Bowen Williams, see http://www.ewyaslacy.org.uk/Michaelchurch-Escley-and-Peterchurch/Manorial-Court-Records-for-the-Manors-of-Clothy-Hopkin-Urishay-Trenant-amp-Wellbrook/1466-1833/tg_mic_0127
For zoomable images see http://www.ewyaslacy.org.uk/docs/rs_ewy_0060_6.pdf
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