Declaration

Scope and Content

Parties: (1) Sir Geoffrey de Warburton; (2) William Troutbeck, esquire; Hugh of Dutton; John son of Piers of Dutton, knight; Hugh Venables of Kinderton; William Arrowsmith of Warrington; Richard of the Wood of Halton.

Details: Declaration that the feoffment which had been made by (1) to (2) of all his manors, lands, and tenements in Great Budworth and many other places in Cheshire, was to be to such uses as he should appoint: upon request, the feoffees were to make estate to him and his heirs in fee simple or in fee tail; and certain actions specified relating to the attainment of the majority of Peter, son of (1), and the marriage of Joanna, daughter of (1). (See also ARL/8/16.)