Feoffment

Scope and Content

Parties: (1) Dame Elizabeth Warburton, widow, late wife of Peter Warburton, knight, deceased, and daughter and heir of Richard Winnington, recently of Winnington, esquire, deceased; and John Warburton, knight, son and heir of the above; (2) Richard Warburton, gent., son of Peter and Elizabeth Warburton above.

Details: Conveyance of a messuage and named lands in Pulford of the value of 30s., plus a wood called Roughe Wodd and two parcels below the wood of the annual value of 20s., for the term of his life, rendering annually a red rose, if demanded, on the feast of the Nativity of St John the Baptist [24th June], and all other rents and suit of court at the court of Pulford as long as it is held. Dated at Chester, 18th February, 4 and 5 Philip and Mary. Note of seisin on dorse; witnessed on dorse in English.