Feoffment to Use

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  • Reference
      GB 133 EGR1/8/1/12a)
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 bundle O.
  • Language of Material
      Language: Latin .
  • Physical Description
      Indenture.

Scope and Content

Parties: 1) George Bothe of Dunham Massey esq

2) John Massye of Puddington esq, John Caryngton of Carrington esq, William Meyre of Mere esq, Richard Legh of High Legh esq, Richard Legh of Sworton [Heath, to. High Legh] gent, and William Plumtre clerk and rector of Walton Inferior or Superior ("Wolton") church

Property: (1)'s manor of Dunham Massey, and all messuages, lands etc. in Dunham Massey, Stayley, Bollin [Fee], Dean Row [to. Bollin Fee], Styal [to. Pownall Fee] and Wilmslow; Grotton and Shelderslow [in Springhead pa. Rochdale co. Yorks] ("Grotton Shelderslowe") and Quick [in Saddleworth pa. Rochdale] co. Yorks; and Birmingham co. Warw.

(2) are to hold to the uses declared in the annexed indenture.

(1) appoints Robert Bothe and Robert Assheley as attorneys.

Witnesses: John Holynworth gent, William Holynworth gent, Ralph Venables gent, John Legh gent, John Perceyvall chaplain and others.

Signature of (1) on turn-up.

Endorsed: i) delivery of seisin, 29 July 1531; ii) "George Boothe Esq. his will".