Deed of gift

Scope and Content

Parties: (1) Thomas de Wemme, vicar of Budworth; (2) Margaret, sister of John de Leghton.

Details: Grant, by (1) to (2), of all the lands he had in Rudheath by the gift of John de Leghton, to hold for her life; with a remainder to Eme, wife of Henry de Glasbrook (and daughter and heir of John de Leghton), and the heirs of her body; with a remainder to Eme's right heirs.

Witnesses: Richard de Winnington, knight; John le Mainwaring; Ranulph le Mainwaring; Nicholas le Wareyn; Richard de Manlegh; and many others; dated at Rudheath.