Quitclaim, for 100 marks, 16 May 1655; (i) Benjamin Mathewes of Llangyfelach, gentleman, with consideration, paid by Francklen Mathewes of Llangyfelach, gentleman, to (i) for and in name and according to order and appointment of (ii) Henry Mathewes of Llangyfelach, gentleman (eldest son of Thomas Mathewes), to Francklen Mathewes: (i)’s fourth share of and in: messuage and tenement of lands in town of Swansea, late in tenure of John Stephen, deceased and now in tenure of Thomas Williams, gent, his assigns or undertenants; two parcels of land late in tenure of Griffith David, being within town of Swansea; tenement late in possession of Evan Jenkin, deceased and now in tenure of Rees Jenkin and Jenis Jenkin, widow, being in Swansea; messuage and tenement now in tenure of Hugh Robert, being in parish of Llanrhidian; tenement now in tenure of Elizabeth Gwyn, widow, in Llanrhidian; messuage now in tenure of Griffith Thomas Taylor, being in parish of Llanrhidian; tenement late in tenure of Harry Griffith Thomas, deceased, and now in tenure of William David, being within parish of Llanrhidian; tenement late in tenure of David Phillipp, deceased and now in tenure of Harry Bowen Richard, being within parish of Llanrhidian; mansion house late in tenure of James Davies, deceased and now in tenure of Anne Jenkins, widow, relict of James Davies, being within parish of Llanrhidian; Recites will of Thomas Mathewes of Llangyfelach, gentleman, deceased, father of Henry Mathewes, Francklen Mathewes and Benjamin Mathewes, (31) March 1638

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      GB 216 D/D SB 16/3
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      March 1638
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      English
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