Nathaniel Wells of Piercefield, Manor of Portcasseg, Surrenders of Land

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Surrenders of land by Nathaniel Wells of Piercefield, Manor of Porthcaseg, Monmouthshire, 1802.

Administrative / Biographical History

The manors of Piercefield and Porthcaseg were based in the parish of St Arvans, Chepstow, Monmouthshire. Nathaniel Wells (fl. 1802) held copyhold land in the manor of Porthcaseg.

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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Misc. MSS, catalogue; Manorial Documents Register (, viewed 1 February 2006; Hey, David, The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History (Oxford, 1997).

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