Deed of gift

Scope and Content

Parties: (1) Elias de Swetenham; (2) Adam de Dutton.

Details: Grant, by (1) to (2), of lands in Morton and Rode in the barony of the constable of Chester, rendering 4s. a year; also confirmation of a sale made by William Chadro with Adam de Dutton in consideration of a horse. (This is a confirmation of ARL/1/25).

Witnesses: Roger son of Alfred; Ranulph de Kingsley; Hugh de Dutton; Gilbert de Heston; John son of Alfred; Hamon de Berthinton; Wrono Punterling; William de Carington; Herbert Punterling; Osbert de Wethal; Ralph son of Roger; Geoffrey de Stredle; Simon Cusi; Richard Starkey; Bletherus?; Roger the hunter [venatore], and the hundred court at Halton; Richard, the chaplain who wrote the charter; and many others.