Deed of gift

Scope and Content

Parties: (1) Sir Robert le Grosvenor, knight, and Johanna, his wife; (2) Ralph de Leicester the elder; Robert the lord of Toft; Richard le Vernon de Shybrok, and Ranulph Mainwaring of Over Peover.

Details: Grant, by (1) to (2), for homage and service, of the manors of Buerton by Salghton, Pulford, and Claverton, and parts of the manors of Chellegh, Brexon, Middle Aldersey, Over Aldersey, Caurthyn [Carden?], and the advowson of the manor of Pulford.

Witnesses: Henry de Sutton, Abbot of Chester; Lawrence de Dutton; Richard le Venables; Ralph le Vernon; John de Massey of Puddington; Nicholas le Vernon, knights; John de Leicester; and others.