Held at:

Gwent Record Office


D.668.71 (bundle of loose folded sheets)


ELSG digital images & transcription


Jurors’ Presentments, October 1738, Urishay, Clothie Hopkin, Trenant

Place name:

Urishay, Michaelchurch Escley, Peterchurch





Transcription of image 391

Michaelmas Leet 1738


Mannors of –




Urishay alias Hay Urrie




Clothie Hopking &

Michaelmas 1738

Trenant or Trelishope



[These details were added to the dorse of the document by a later hand. Perhaps in 1818 ]



Transcription of image 392



Mannors of Urishay alias Hay Urry, Clothie Hopkin and Trenant alias Trylishope.


At the court of our sovereign lord the king and Court Baron of John Delahay esq. Lord of the said mannors kept at the dwelling house of Thomas Jones of the parish of Michael Church Escly the seventeenth day of October in the twelfth year of the reign of our sovereign lord George the second by the grace of God of Great Britain, France and Ireland King defender of the faith etc. And in the year of our lord 1738. Before Thomas Williams gent. Steward.


The names of the jurors.


John Price

William Harris

Richard Gronow

Benjamin Pritchard

James Smith

John Jones

Thomas Jones

Richard Wakins

Thomas Powell

Francis Price

David Smith

David Roberts

Richard Williams

Richard Hanley

Thomas Prosser

Richard Thomas

Thomas Griffiths


We the jurors impannelled to enquire for our sovereign lord the king and the lords of their mannors Do on our oaths say that we have nothing presentable.


[Signed by and the mark of]


John Price

William Harris

the mark of   Richard Gronow

the mark of   Benjamin Pritchard

James Smith

John Jones

Thomas Jones

the mark of   Richard Watkins


Thomas Powell junior

the mark of   Francis Price

David Smith

the mark of   David Roberts

the mark of   Richard Williams

the mark of   Richard Hanley

Thomas Prosser

the mark of   Richard Thomas

Thomas Griffiths


ELSG image accession ref. cwmbran1 – 391 & 392



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_3.pdf


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