Reference: Marmion/I/i/1
Xerox copy of quitclaim

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. Juliana, widow of Robert de Burghefeld.

2. John son of Alexander.

3. Robert de Burghefeld, son of 1.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 quitclaims 2 of a pension of 4 silver marks p.a., assigned to 1 by 3 to be paid from the lands in Stokes which 1 resigned to 3 in the court of Wallingford

CONSIDERATION: 2 marks to 1 & 60 marks to 3 from 2.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Roger de Witcherche, Roger Croc, Thomas Reinfrei (? Reinfrei), Richard Reinfrei

(b) Witness to livery of seisin: John Piscator (? Fisher), John Justice, Peter Dru, William Poer, et al.

(c) Other endorsements: In a later hand: 'Stok Basset. ...'

1st 13th cent. (no date).



Reference: Marmion/I/i/2
Xerox copy of lease

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John de Burefeld

2a. Walter Childe de Ippesden

b. Alice, wife of 2a.

c. Cecily, dau. of 2a & b.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 leases to 2 for the term of their lives 1a. land in Stoke Moelas.

Universis presens scriptum visuris vel audituris Johannes de Burefeld salutem in domino sempiternam. Noveritis me concesse et tradidisse Waltero Childe de Ippesden ac Alicie uxori sue et Cecilie filie eidem Unam acram terre arabilis In campo et villa de Stoke Moelos unde dimidia acre Iacet inter terram Nicholai de Huntercombe que vocatur Sprengeworth et campum communem de Stoke predicta et extendet se ab orienti versus oxidenti Et una dimidia acre inter terram domine Alicie Basset que vocatur Styelers(?) et terram Hugonis de Berewyk in de Stok predicta et extendet se ab orienti versu oxidenti Habendum et tenendum predictam acram terre cum suis aliis pertinenciis Dictis Waltero Alicie et Cecilie filie filie eorumdem ad totum terminum vite eorumdem vel unius eorum qui supervixerit Reddendum inde per Annum michi heredibus vel assignatis meis septem denarios ad festa Annuncionis Beate Marie et Sancti Michelis per equales porciones pro omnibus (?) s... baribus serviciis exaccionibus et demand' Et ego dictus Johannes de Burefeld heredes vel assignati mei totam predictam acram cum suis aliis pertinenciis dictis Waltero Alicie uxori sue et Cecilie filie eorumdem vel uni eorum qui supervixerit pro tempore et serviciis supradictis warantizabimus et defendemus In cuius rei testimonium nos partes Hiis scriptis indenturis alternatim nostra apposuimus sigilla Hiis testibus Nicholao de Huntercombe Johanne Marmyon Johanne atte Garston Symon Haute poete (?) Thoma Bledeleghe Willelmo Pouer et Aliis Datum apud Stok Moelos Die Dominica proxima post festum Sancti Michelis Anno Regni Regis Edwardi a conquesto duodecimo.

CONSIDERATION: rent 7d per ann.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Nicholas de Huntercombe, John Marmyon, John atte Garston, Symon Haute poete (?), Thomas Bledeleghwe, William Pouer et al.

Sunday after S.Michael 12 Edward I (1st Oct.) 1284.



Reference: Marmion/I/i/3-6
4 Xerox copies of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John de Burghfeld.

2. Joan de Burghfeld, dau. of 1.

3. John, son of Agnes Burel.

4. Alice, dau. of Agnes Burel.

5. Agnes, dau. of Agnes Burel.

6. John de Cadeburi.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoffs 2 with all messuages & lands in Stoke Basset, Ippesdene & Mongewelle; if she dies s.p., then to 3, followed by 4, followed by 5, followed by 6.

Sciant presentes et futuri quod ego Johannes de Burghfeld dedi concessi et hac presenti carta mea confirmavi Johanne de Burghfeld filie mea omnia mesuagia mea ac eciam omnes terras prata boscos redditus et servicia mea omniun tenemencium meorum tam liberorum quam villanorum cum pertinenciis que habui in feodo die confectionis presentium in Stoke Basset Ippesdene et Mongewelle habendum et tenendum omnia predicta mesuagia terras prata boscas redditus et servicia cum pertinenciis predicte Johanne et heredibus de corpore suo exeuntibus de capitalibus dominis feodi pro servicia inde debita et consueta impeppetuum. Et si contingat quod predicta Johanna obierit sine herede de corpore suo exeunte tunc omnia predicta mesuagia terre prata bosci redditus et servicma cum pertinenciis remaneant Johannni filio Agnetis Burel habendum et tenendum eidem Johanni et heredibus de corpore suo exeuntibus de capitalibus dominis feodi pro servicia inde debita et consueta imperpetuum. Et si contingat quod predictus Johannes obierit sine herede de corpore suo exeunte tunc omnia predicta mesuagia terre prata bosci redditus et servicia cum pertinenciis remaneant Alicia tunc ego predictus Johannes de Burghfeld et heredes mei omnia predicta mesuagia terras prata boscos redditus et servicia cum pertinenciis predicto Johanni filio predicte Agnetis Burel et heredibus de corpore suo exeuntibus contra omnes mortales warantizabimus imperpetuum. Et si predictus Johannes filius predicte Agnetis obierit sine herede de corpore suo exeunte tunc ego predictus Johannes de Burghfeld et heredes mei omnia predicta mesuagia terras prata boscos redditus et servicia cum pertinenciis predicte Alicie et heredibus de corpore suo exeuntibus contra omnes mortales warantizabimus imperpetuum. Et si predicta Alicia obierit sine herede de corpore sup exeunte tunc ego predictus Johannes de Burghfeld et heredes mei omnia predicta mesuagia terras prata boscos redditus et servicia cum pertinenciis predicte Agneti filie predicte Agnetis et heredibus de corpore suo exeuntibus contra omnes mortales warantizabimus imperpetuum. Et si predicta Agnes obierit sine herede de corpore suo exeunte tunc ego predictus Johannes de Burghfeld et heredes mei omnia predicta mesuagia terras prata boscos redditus et servicia cum pertinenciis predicto Johanne de Cadeburi et heredes filie eiusdem Agnet is habendum et tenendum eidem Alicie et heredibus de corpore suo exeuntibus de capitalibus dominis feodi pro servicia inde debita et consueta imperpetuum. Et si contingat quod predicta Alicia obierit sine herede de corpore suo exeunte tunc omnia predicta mesuagia terre prata bosci redditus et servicia cum pertinenciis remaneant Agneti filie predicte Agnetis habendum et tenendum eidem Agneti filie predicte Agnetis et heredibus de corpore suo exeuntibus de capitalibus dominis feodi pro servicia inde debita et consueta imperpetuum. Et si contingat quod predicta Agnes obierit sine herede de corpore suo exeunte tunc omnia predicta mesuagia terre prata bosci redditus et servicia cum pertinenciis remaneant Johanni de Cadeburi habendum et tenendum eidem Johanni et heredibus suis vel suis assignatis de capitalibus dominis feodi pro servicia inde debita et consueta imperpetuum. Et ego predictus Johannes de Burghfeld et heredes mei omnia predicta mesuagia terras prata boscos redditus et servicia cum suis pertinenciis predicte Johanne et heredibus de corpore suo exeuntibus contra omnes mortales warantizabimus imperpetuum. Et si predicta Johanna obierit sine herede de corpore suo exeunte suis vel suis assignatis contra omnes mortales warantizabimus imperpetuum. In cuius rei testimonium huic presenti carte mee sigillum meum apposui. Hiis testibus Johanne Loveday, Benedicto le Engleis, Roberto Bucti, Johanne Garston, Willelmo Pouer et aliis. Datum apud Stoke Basset quartodecimo die aprilis anno regni Regis Edwardi tercii pst conquestum decimo nono.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh); IPSDEN; MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: John Loveday, Benedict le Engleis, Robert Bucti (?), John Garston, William Pouer, et al.

REMARKS: Marmion I/i/3, 4 & 5 appear to be 3 parts of a quadripartite indenture; Marmion I/i/6 differs in form but is identical in text.

14th April 19 Edward III (1345).



Reference: Marmion/I/i/7
Xerox copy of Letters of attorney

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John de Burghfeld

2. Benedict le Engleis

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 appoints 2 his attorney to deliver seisin of lands in Stoke Basset, Ippesdene and Mongewelle to Joan de Burghfeld dau. of 1. (see Cat. no. Marmion I/i/3-6)

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh); IPSDEN; MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh).

14th April 19 Edward III (1345)



Reference: Marmion/I/i/8
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: (13th Jan. 1364)

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John Burel of Stoke Basset

2. John Mannynge(s), clericus.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoffs 2 with messuages & lands in Stoke Basset, Ippesdene & Mongewelle.

Sciant presentes et futuri quod ego Johannes Burel de Stoke Basset dedi concessi et hac presenti carta mea confirmavi domino Johanni Mannynges clerico omnia messuagia mea Ac eciam omnes terras prata boscos redditus et servicia mea omniun tenementium meorum tam liberorum quam villanorum cum pertinenciis que habui in feodo die confeccionis presentium in Stoke Basset Ippesdene et Mongewelle Habendum et tenendum omnia predicta messuagia terras prata boscos redditus et servicia cum omnibus suis pertinenciis predicto Domino Johanni Mannynges heredibus suis et suis assignatis De capitalibus dominis feodi illius pro servicia inde debita et de iure consueta imperpetuum. Et ego vero predictus Johannes Burel et heredes mei et mei assignati omnia predicta messuagia terras prata boscos redditus et servicia cum omnibus sius pertinendiis predicto Domino Johanni Mannynges clerico heredibus suis et suis assignatis Contra omnes gentes warantizabimus et defendemus imperpetuum. In cuius rei testimonium huic presenti carte mee sigillum meum apposui. Hiis testibus. Hugone de Berewyckes, Gilberto Wace, militibus, Thoma [...] Barntyn, Radulpho Restwold, Johanne James, Nicolao Parable, Waltero atte Hide, Waltero atte Garstone, Johanne Roudene, Ricardo Pouwer et aliis. Datum apud Stoke Basset die sabati in festo sancti Hillarii episcopi, Anno regni Regis nostri Edwardi tercii post conquestum tricesimo septimo.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh); IPSDEN; MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Hugh of Berewycke(s) knights, Gilbert Wace, Thomas Barntyn (?), Ralph Restwold, John James, Nicholas Parable, Walter atte Hide, Walter atte Garstone, John Roudene, Richard Pouwer et al.

Saturday of St. Hilary, 37 Edward III



Reference: Marmion/I/i/9
Xerox copy of grant of an annuity

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John Mannynge(s), clericus.

2. John Burel de Stoke Basset.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 gives 2 an annuity of 53s & 4d p.a., to be paid from the lands in Stoke Basset, Ippesdene & Mongewelle given to 1 by 2. (see Cat. no. Marmion I/i/8).

Omnibus Christi fidelibus hoc scriptum visuris vel audituris, Johannes Mannynge(s) clericus Salutem in domino. Noveritis me concessisse dedisse et hoc presenti scripto meo confirmasse Johanni Burel de Stoke Basset ad terminum vite sue quamden annuam pencinnem quadraginta tres solidorum et quatuor denariorum argenti, Solvendum eidem Johanni Burel vel suis assignatis ad festa annuncinis beate Marie et Sancti Michelis Archangeli per equales p(er) orciones, ad quam quid solucionem fideliter. Faciendum ad terminum vite predicti Johannis obligo omnia illa terras et tenementa prata boscos redditus et servicia cum omnibus pertinenciis que habui ex dono feofamenti predicti Johannis in Stoke Basset Ippesdene et Mongewelle pro ut plenius continetur in quodem feofamento predicti Johannis in inde confecto districcioni predicti Johannis. Ita vero quod libere possit distringere in eisdem tociens quociens contigerit dictam annuam pencionem quinquqginta tres solidorum et quatuor denariorum alicuius termini in parte vel in toto a retro esse et distringicionem retinere quousque eidem inde satisfactum fuerit. In cuius rei testimonium huic presenti scripto indentato sigillum predicti Johannis Burel est appensum.

Hiis testibus, Hugone de Berewyck, Gilberto Wace, militibus, Thoma Barntyn (?), Radulpho Restwold Johannes (sic) James Nicolao Parable, Waltero atte Hyde, Waltero atte Garstone, Johanne Roudene, Ricardo Pouwer, et aliis. Datum apud Stoke Basset die Jovis proxima post festum Sancti Hillarii episcopi, Anno regni Regis nostri Edwardi tercii post conquestum tricessimo septimo.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh); IPSDEN; MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Hugh de Berewyck knights, Gilbert Wace knights, Thomas Barntyn (?), Ralph Restwold, John James, Nicholas Parable, Walter atte Hyde, Walter atte Garstone, John Roudene, Richard Pouwer et al.

Wednesday after S. Hilary 37 Edward III (17th Jan. 1364)



Reference: Marmion/I/i/10
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John Mannynge(s), clericus.

2a. John Harwedone

b. John Rud.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoffs 2 with lands which he received from John Burel (see Cat.no.Marmion I/i/8).

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh); IPSDEN; MONGEWELLE (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Hugh de Berewyck Knights, Gilbert Wace knights, Thomas Barntyn, Ralph Restwald, John James, Nicholas Parable, Walter att Garstone, John Roudene et al.

(c) Other endorsements: Note that was entered on dorse of Close Roll, 3rd Feb. 1365.

REMARKS: on same sheet as Cat. no. Marmion I/i/11

Sunday after S. Valentine 39 Edward III (17th Feb. 1365)



Reference: Marmion/I/i/11
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. John Harwedone

b. John Rud

2a. Richard Englis de Newenham Moryn.

b. Alice, wife of 2a.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoff 2 with lands as in Cat nos. Marmion I/i/8-10.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh); IPSDEN; MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Hugh de Berewyck Knights, Gilbert Wace knights, Thomas Bartyn, Ralph Restwald, John James, Nicholas Parable, Walter att Garstone, John Roudene et al.

(c) Other endorsements: note that was entered on dorse of Close Roll, May 1365.

REMARKS: On same sheet as Cat. no. Marmion I/i/10

Sunday after SS. Philip & James, 39 Edward III (4th May 1365)



Reference: Marmion/I/i/12
Xerox copy of Letters of attorney

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. Roger Poure de Ottyndon (?Attingdon)

b. John Urbane

c. Walter Bowyer, 'capellanus'.

2a. Thomas Harlyngrugge

b. Nicholas Rouden (?Ronden)

3a. John Rede de Chakenden

b. Cecily, wife of 3a.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 appoint 2 their attorneys to deliver seisin to 3 of 1 messuage, 1 toft, 1 carrucate land etc, once propty. of John Burfelde, all in Stokebasset & Ippesden, + lands etc. called Wykes, + all lands etc. in Mungewell.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh); IPSDEN; MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (c) Other endorsements: in a layer hand: 'Stoke Basset Bru.feld ...'

26th Sept. 1 Henry IV (1400)



Reference: Marmion/I/i/13
Xerox copy of feoffment, with proviso that 2 is not 'voluntarie' to lay any part of the propty. waste

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. John Ernesby, rector of Chakenden.

b. William Motte.

2. Cristina, wife of Edmund Rede late of Chakenden.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoff 2 with manor of Chakenden & Stokemarmyon, 1 messuage called Hawemannes etc., 1 messuage, 1 toft & 1 carucate land in Stokebasset & Ippesden, etc, + lands called le Wykes, & all lands etc. in Mungewell once propty. of Richard Englisshe of Newenham Moryn (Newnham Murren) etc. After death of 2 propty. to go to Edmund, son of 2, & Agnes, dau. of John Cottusmore, & their heirs, etc.

PLACE(S): LITTLESTOKE (Checkendon), CHECKENDON, NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh), IPSDEN, MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: William Lynde, Esq., Richard Marmyon, John Hanyngton, Thomas Hyde, William Ravenyng, et al.

Nat. B. V. M. 13 Henry VI (8th Sept. 1434)




Marmion/II/i

Land in North Stoke once the property of Sara Haines.


Creation dates: 1389 - 1438

Extent and Form: 9 items



Scope and Content

Marchaund - Rede.



Reference: Marmion/II/i/1,2
Xerox copies of feoffment & copy

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. Elena Marchaund de Stoke Bassette

2. John Wythinton, husband of 1

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoffs 2 with 1 plot of land, 7 acres & a piece of meadow, (see Transcription) presumably in Stoke Basset.

Sciant presented et futuri quod ego Elena Marchaund de Stoke Bassette dedi concessi et hac presenti carta mea confirmavi Johanni Wythintone meo marito unam placeam terre situatam inter placeam Johannis Thornhull ex una parte et placeam que vocatur berrefeld ex altera et septem acras terre cumproporcione prati quarum acrarum una dimidia acra iacet in campo vocato Hemeforlong inter terram Johannis Thornhull ex una parte et terram Johannis Herte ex parte altera et alia dimidia in eodem inter terram Johannis Thornhull ex una parte et viam regiam ex altera Et una dimidia in Wowforlong inter terram predicti Thornhull et terram Philipp Howldfrend ex parte altera et una in longforlong inter terram Johannis Poterne ex una parte et terram Rectoris predicte ville e altera et una dimidia trans viam ducentem versus redyngiam inter terram predicti Johannis Poterne ex una parte et terram predicti Thornhull e parte altera et alia in Codhers inter terram Bowreman ex una parte et Willelmi Schaunk e parte altera Et dimidia acra apud Smethithorn inter terram predicti Thornhull ex una parte et terram georgii ex altera et una acra que vocatur Longzerdes inter terram predicti Thornhull ex una parte et viam ducentem versus ecclesiam in Hyppsden ex altera et una in Lokforlong inter terram Rectoris predicti ex una parte et Johannis Wyseman ex parte altera Et in Sowthclay una dimidia inter terram predicti Rectoris et terram predicti Thornhull Et dimidia acra in Heggsforlong inter terram Ade Taylour et terram predicti Thornhull Et dimidia acra apud Wytehull inter terram Willelmi Philyppe et terram predicti Thornhull Et una virgata in Ratylforlong inter terram predicti Thornhull et terram berefeld In Sowthfeld una virgata inter terram predicti Thornhull et Roberti Taylour Et una virgata extransverso vie que vocatur Nodeway inter terram berfelde et predicti Thornhull et una virgata in Hemeforelong inter terram predicti Thornhull et terram Rectoris predicti Et proporcio prati scilicet unum swath et dimidia inter communes Habendum et tenendum predicta placea cum suis pertinenciis et septem acras predictas cum prati proporcione prati predicto Johanni Wythinton heredibus et assignatis suis de capitalibus dominis feodi illius pro servicia inde debita et de iure consueta Et ego predictus Elena predictam placeam et septem acras terre cum proporcione prati predicti Johanni Wythinton heredibus et assignatis suis contra omnes gentes warantizabo imperpetuum In Cuius rei testimonium huic presenti Carta sigillum meum apposui Hiis testibus Philipo Howldfrend Johanne Justice Ricardo Cowrte Thoma Neele Johanne Poterne et multis aliis Datum apud Stoke Basset in festo sancti Clementis Anno regni regis Ricardi secundi post conquestum Anglie xiiimo.

Proper names as in Cat. no. Marmion II/i/2, where different from Marmion II/i/1.

Wyhynton

Berrefeld

Howfernd

Hyppisden

Whytehyll

Willelmi Phylyppe

Sowtheclay

Noddeway

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing; Philip Howldfrend, John Justice, Richard Cowrte, Thomas Neele, John Poterne.

S. Clement, 13 Richard II (23rd Nov. 1389)



Reference: Marmion/II/i/3
Xerox copy of quitclaim

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John Crouche de Aston Upthrop, co. Berks., son of Thomas Crouche, alias Chapman, of West Wyttenham.

2. Philip Oldefrend de Stokebasset.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 quitclaims 2 of all the property in Stokebasset which he inherited from Elena Marchaund, his grandmother, & which once belonged to Sara Haines of Stokebasset.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh)

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: John James, Richard Englyssh, Richard Marmyon, Richard Courte, Thomas Neel, Adam Taylour, John Thornhull et al.

S. Michael, 19 Richard II (29th Sept. 1395)



Reference: Marmion/II/i/4
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. Philipp Oldfrend

b. Margaret, wife of 1a.

2. Richard Upton de Hendley.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoff 2 with 8 a. arable land in Stoke Basset which they had by a feoffment of Elena de Garston, of which 4 a. lie 'diversim' in Brokenden, 2 a. 'diversim' in the furlong called Dedeforlong & 2 a. between le Claywey & le Sethe.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh)

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Robert le Worthe, Richard Marmyon, William Richard, Thomas Neell, John Samcell et al.

REMARKS: 2 examples of cancellation, 4. 6 & 9.

Sunday after Conception of the B.V.M. 8 Henry IV (12th Dec. 1406)



Reference: Marmion/II/i/5
Xerox copy of feoffment (indenture)

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. Philip Oldfrend

b. Margaret, wife of 1a.

2. Richard Upton of Hendley.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 have enfeoffed 2 with property in Stokebasset which they had from John Crowch & John Wygynton.

Hec indentura facta testat' quod cum... Philippus Oldfrend et Margareta uxor eius dederint concesserint et per cartam suam confirmaverint Ricardo Upton de Hendley octo acras terre arabilis iacentes in campis de Stokebasset Habendum et tenendum predictas octo acras terre arabilis prefato Ricardo heredibus et assignatis suis inperpetuum prout in quadam carta feoffamenti inde facta plenius apparet

tamen Ricardus Upton vult et concedit pro se et heredibus suis predictis Philippo Oldfrend et Margarete uxori sue quod si predictus Ricardus Upton et heredes sui poterint pacifice possidere et gaudere omnia illa mesuagia terras et tenementa prata pascuas et pastura cum suis pertinenciis que et quas habet ex dono et feoffamento predicti Philippi in villis et campis de Stokebasset que et quas predictus Philippus habuit ex dono et feoffamento Johannis Crowch et Johannis Wygynton Ita quod predictus Ricardus Upton non sic de predictis mesuagiis terris et tenementis pratis pascuis et pasturis nec per predictum Philippum nec per heredes suos nec per Johannem Crowch nec heredes suos nec per Johannem Wygynton nec heredes suos nec per alienos alios nomine ipsorum predictorum nec aliquorum aliorum pro tribulatione(?) seu aggravatione(?) quod tunc predictum feoffamentum octo acrarum terre arabilis et sesina inde liberata nullino sunt valor aliorum dicta carta feoffamenti et seisina inde libertata pleno iure stet et effectu In cuius rei testimonium Hiis indenturis sigilla sua alternati apposuerunt Datum apud Stokebasset die lune in festo sancte Lucie virginis anno regni regis Henrici quarti post conquestum octavo.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh)

S. Lucy, 8 Henry IV (13th Dec. 1406)



Reference: Marmion/II/i/6
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. Richard Upton of Heynley

2. John Taylor of Stokbasset.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoffs 2 with 1 messuage & all lands in Stokbasset which he had from Phillip Oldfrend.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh)

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Richard Marmyon, John Hanyton, Thomas at Hyde, Thomas Neyle, Richard Court, Henry Cowper et al.

Sunday after Corpus Christi 11 Henry IV (25th May 1410)



Reference: Marmion/II/i/7
Xerox copy of quitclaim

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. Richard Upton

2. John Taylor of Stokbasset.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 quitclaims 2 of all lands in Stokbasset which he had from Philip Oldfrend (see Cat. no. Marmion II/i/6)

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh)

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Richard Marmyon, John Hanyton, Thomas at Hyde, Thomas Neyle, Richard Court et al.

Tuesday after Corpus Christi 11 Henry IV (27th May 1410)



Reference: Marmion/II/i/8
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. John Pudde de Hungerford, co. Berks.

b. Alice, wife of 1a.

2. William Frewyn de [...] Slareteley, co Berks.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoff 2 with property in Stoke Basset which they had from John Taillour.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh)

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Richard Inglysh, Richard Marmion, Thomas Schagh, Thomas Neele, John Hey de Mungewell et al.

9th May 16 Henry VI (1438)



Reference: Marmion/II/i/9
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. William Frwyn de Stretle, co. Berks.

2. Edmund Rede

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoffs 2 with 1 messuage & curtilage adjoining + 8 a. land in Northstoke, which he had from John Pudde (see Cat. no. Marmion II/i/8)

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh)

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Robert Frwyn, Thomas Shawe, John Beturton et al.

S. Giles 17 Henry VI (1st Sept. 1438)




Marmion/III/i

Lands as in Marmion I & II, + property in Adwell, Poscombe, Satwell & Rotherfield Greys


Creation dates: 1438 - 1566

Extent and Form: 9 items



Scope and Content

Which Edmund Rede gave to Richard Marmion in exchange for the manor of Checkendon & Stoke Marmion in 1438.

Rede - Pykering.



Reference: Marmion/III/i/1
Xerox copy of deed of exchange

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. Edmund Rede

b. Anneys, wife of 1a.

2a. Richard Marmyon

b. Anneys, wife of 2a.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 gives 2 lands in Adewell, Poscombe, Stoke Basset, Ippesdene, Sottewell & Rotherfeld Gray, in exchange for half the manor of Chakenden & Stoke Marmyon.

This is thacord made at Brightwell the xviiie day of Fevever the xvie yeer of the regne of King Herry the vi after the conquest betwene Edmund Rede and Richard Marmyon, that is to say that the seid Edmund and Anneys his Wife shal have of the forsaid Richard half the Manoir of Chakenden & Stoke Marmyon with thapurtenaunces in the Countee of Oxenford in eschaunge for the Manoir of the seid Edmund & Anneys of Adewell with a mees & a yerd land in Poscombe sumtyme Berefordes a mees a tofte & a plough land with a cotage & viii acres land called Puddes land in Stoke Basset & Ippesden & a mees with alle the landes & tenements of the seid Edmund called Sottewell & a cloos joyning therto called Oldefeld in Rotherfeld Gray with their apurtenaunces in the seid Countee. Provided alway that the seid mees tofte & plough land in Stoke Basset & Ippesden be laten to ferme by the seid Edmund to the use of the forseid Richard before Myghelmasse next comyng fort the terme of xx [...] ti yeer for the sum of xlvi s & viii d by yeer without fraude or collusion or elles that the seid Edmund recompense the forseid Richard by thavis & rule of John Cottusmore and William Marmyon in land or rent to the yerly value of such a summe as shal lakke of the seid yerly ferme of xlvi s & viii d of the same mees toft & plough land And the seid Richard shal make to the seid Edmund & Anneys sufficient astate by dede of the seid half manour of Chakenden & Stoke Marmyon with thapurtenaunces in such forme & withynne such tyme as shal be agreed avised & apointed by the seid John Cottusmore & William Marmyon And in like wise the seid Edmund shal make & do make to the seid Richard sufficient astate by dede of the seid Manoir of Adewell with alle the seid meesses landes & tenements in Poscombe Stoke Basset Ippesden & Rotherfeld Gray with thapurtenaunces in such a forme & withynne such tyme as shal be avised agreed & apointed by forseid John Cottusmore & William Marmyon And the seid Edmund shal demene & governe the seid half manoir of Chakenden & Stoke Marmyon from this day forth as his owen & at Myghelmasse next comyng bigyne to receve th rents & profits therof And in Like forme the forseid Richard shal demene & governe from this day forth as his owen the seid Manoir of Adewell alle the landes & tenements in Poscombe Stoke Basset Ippesden & Rotherfeld Gray aboveseid & at the same Myghelmasse bigynne to receyve the rents & profits therof. And at such tyme as the seid Anneis shal be of full age the forseid Edmund & shee togedre by fyne asesed in the kinges Court at Westminster at the costes of the forseid Edmund shall relees with a warantye from theym 'fro the heirs of the forseid Anneis to the seid Richard or to other to be nempned by hym by thavis & ordenaunce of the seid John Cottusmore & William Marmyon of the seid Manoir of Adewell with alle the landes & tenements in Poscombe Stoke Basset Ippesden & Rotherfeld Gray aboveseid. And at the same tyme the forseid Richard & Anneys his wif by fyne asesed in the seid Court at the costes of the seid Edmund shal relees with a warantye fro them & fro the heirs of the seid Anneys to the same Edmund & Anneys his wife & to other to be nempned by the same Edmund the seid half manoir of Chakenden & Stoke Marmyon with thapurtenaunces. And the seid Edmund & Richard shal make eyther to other of CC li by obligacions to be made by thavis & ordenaunce of the seid John Cottusmore & William Marmyon to performe this acord on eyther part. In witnesse wherof to the partye of this endenture the seid Edmund & Richard have chaungeably se their seles therenn the day yeer & place abovesaid.

PLACE(S): LITTLESTOKE, CHECKENDON, ADWELL, POSTCOMBE (Lewknor), NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh), IPSDEN, SATWELL (Rotherfield Greys).

28th Feb 16 Henry VI (1438).



Reference: Marmion/III/i/2
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. William Marmyon

b. Issabella, wife of 1a.

2a. John Grenehyll

b. John Wych, clericus.

c. Richard Morhcott

d. John Smyth, clericus

e. John Farley.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoff 2 with their manors of Adwell, Northestooke & Sotwell, including the advowsons of the churches.

PLACE(S): ADWELL, NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh), SATWELL (Rotherfield Greys).

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing, William Stonour, knight, Thomas Lovyngood, Esq, Robert Pogford, clericus Thomas Edkyne, Henry Weston et al.

2nd Aug. 6 Henry VII (1491)



Reference: Marmion/III/i/3
Xerox copy of lease for 20 years

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. Anthony Marmyon of Upton Saynt Leonard, co. Glouc. gent.

2a. Joan Smyth, widow of William Smyth or Shepperd of North Stoke.

b. Richard Smyth or Shepperd, son & heir of 2a.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 leases to 2 his messuage & farm in North Stoke.

CONSIDERATION: rent 6s 8d p.a.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh)

ENDORSEMENTS: (c) Other endorsements: Proviso against assignment of lease by 2 without consent of 1.

18th May 31 Henry VIII (1539)



Reference: Marmion/III/i/4
Xerox copy of deed of accord

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. John Walshe, gentleman

b. John Prydeary, gentleman

2. John Marmyon, gent., son & heir of Anthony Marmyon, gent, decd.

3. Arthur Marmyon, brother of 2.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 arbitrate between 2 & 3 in a dispute over the estate of Anthony Marmyon, decd, & decide that 3 shall quitclaim 2 of all his claim to the manor of Adwell etc., & 2 shall pay 3 100, + 4 marks p.a. while 3 remains apprenticed to Thomas Whyte, Alderman of London.

Anthony Marmyon conveyed the manor of Adwell, + property in Rotherfylde Grey & North Stoke to Rychard Badman, to the use of himself for life, and after his death to the use of John Marmyon & to the use of Johan, then wife of Anthony & 'mother in law' of John & Arthur; after her death the whole to the use of John, Arthur having been otherwise provided for.

PLACE(S): ADWELL, ROTHERFIELD GREYS & NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh)

SIGNATURES: per me Johann Predyary

REMARKS: transcription with [...] adhoc.

1st Dec. 6 Edward VI (1552)



Reference: Marmion/III/i/5
Xerox copy of bargain & sale

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John Marmyon of Ewelme, gent,

2. Roger Knyght of Colthrapp, Parish of Thacham, co. Berks., yeoman.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 sells to 2 his messuage commonly called Burfeldes Ferme in North Stoke, + all its appurtenances in North Stoke, Monngewell & Ippesden, now occ. by Richard Smythe, the property being of the value of 3 6s 8d p.a.1, + his wife Cecely, covenants to convey the property in fee simple to 2.

CONSIDERATION: 110

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE (Crowmarsh), MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh), IPSDEN.

SIGNATURES: by me John Marmyon

14th April 1 & 2 Philip & Mary (1555)



Reference: Marmion/III/i/6
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 16th April 1 & 2 Philip & Mary (1555)

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John Marmyon of Ewlelme, gent.

2. Roger Knight of Colthropp, Thacham, co. Berks., yeoman.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoffs 2 with property as in Cat. no. Marmion III/i/6

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE & MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh), IPSDEN.

SIGNATURES: by me John Marmyon

ENDORSEMENTS: (b) Witness to livery of seisin: Richard Pykeryng, John Shypton de Shene, Francis Holmes, Richard Tubb de Migeham, Richard Alnott, Laurence Seband, William Smyth de Ippesden, Henry Smyth de Aston Thorrold, Richard Smyth de Ewelme, John Smyth de Watlyngton, Richard Roberde, William Smyth, John Robertes, Richard Gryston, Richard Tubb, Richard Robertes de Northstoke.



Reference: Marmion/III/i/7
Xerox copy of deed of accord

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. John Marmyon of Ewelme, gent.

2. Roger Knyght of Colthrope, Thacham, co. Berks., yeoman.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 has resolved all manner of actions etc. between him & 2.

SIGNATURES: by me John Marmyon.

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Richard Pykryng, William Longe.

22nd June 8 Eliz.I (1566)



Reference: Marmion/III/i/8
Xerox copy of deed of accord

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. Edmund Marmyon of Ewellme, gent.

2. Roger Knyght of Colthrop, Thacham, co. Berks., yeoman.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 has resolved all manner of actions etc. between him & 2.

SIGNATURES: per me Edmundum Marmyon.

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Richard Pykryng, William Longe.

22nd June 8 Eliz.I (1566)



Reference: Marmion/III/i/9
Xerox copy of exemplification of Common Recovery by triple voucher

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1. Richard Pykering

2. Roger Knyght

3. Edmund Marmyon, gent.

4. John Marmyon, gent.

5. John Howell.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 'recovers' from 2 (who vouches to warranty 3, 4 & 5) 3 mess. 3 gardens, 2 orchards, 1 dovecot, 200 a. land, 20 a. meadow, 40 a. pasture, & 40a. wood, + appurtenances, in North Stoke, Mongewell & Ippsden.

PLACE(S): NORTH STOKE & MONGEWELL (Crowmarsh); IPSDEN.

3rd July 8 Eliz.I (1566)




Marmion/IV/i

Land in Burghfield, co. Berks., once the property of John Serle.


Creation dates: 1403

Extent and Form: 1 item



Scope and Content

Jacob - Serle.



Reference: Marmion/IV/i/1
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. Edith Jacob, widow of John Jacob de Greysulle

b. Thomas Jacob, son of 1a.

2. Walter Serle de Burghfelde.

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoff 2 with 1 as. land in the common field of Burghfeld which John Jacob acquired from John Serle, son 'quondam' of Walter Serle of Burghfeld (? 2); of which 1a. lies between the land once of Robert Athelard on W. & that once of Gilbert [...] Serych on E., & 7 a. lies beyond le Shortedonne, between the land once of 'Ade'Bryghttward on both sides, extending on E. from the land once of John Serle to that of the said 'Ade' on W.

PLACE(S): BURGHFIELD (co. Berks.)

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Richard Stonyford, William Wortyng, Peter Horseman, James Fyssher, John Redehead, et al.

Sat. after S. James Ap. 4 Henry IV. (28th July 1403)




Marmion/V/i

Land in Thatcham, co. Berks.


Creation dates: 1408

Extent and Form: 1 item



Scope and Content

Mayhew - Farham.



Reference: Marmion/V/i/1
Xerox copy of feoffment

Creation dates: 20th cent

Physical characteristics: Paper
Language: Latin


Scope and Content

PARTIES: 1a. Robert Mayhew de Bradefeld (Bradfield, co. Berks.)

b. Alice, wife of 1a.

2. William Farham (or, ?, Farhram) Jun. of Thacham

SUBJECT OF TRANSACTION: 1 enfeoff 2 with 1 toft & 1 a. land etc. in 'le Westret de Thacham' between the land etc. of Richard Adderbury, knight, on W., & that of John Hammylt on E.

PLACE(S): THATCHAM, co. Berks.

ENDORSEMENTS: (a) Witness to Sealing: Robert Short, Thomas Chapman, John Glover jun, John Lawbell, et al.

Monday after S. Valentine, 9 Henry IV (19th Feb. 1408)
Marmion Real Estate- England
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