RepositoryCheshire Record Office
ReferenceDDS 3/33
TitleCopy of Court Roll; Halmote of manor and Forest of Macclesfeld
Date1 Dec 1634
DescriptionApud Macclesfeld die lune etc.

Suitors: 1. Lawrence Downes of Worth Esq, William Downes Cent his son and heir apparent., 2. William Brombell of Pott Shrigley husbandman.

Jurors: Thomas Legh Esq deputy for the Rt. Hon.William earl of Derby steward, Francis Brodehurst, Francis Lowe, Fardinand Jackson, William Burges clerk of court, pledge for fine Thomas Adshed.

Surrender and Admittance (Fine 2s. 0½d.) for 90 years or life of survivor of William Brombell of Pott Shrigley husbandman, Elena his wife and William Brombell their son, at 12s. per annum to Lawrence Downes and 12d. and one capon per annum to the lord of the manor, remainder Lawrence Downes and his heirs; into all the lands etc in Pottshrigley [Pott Shrigley], 50¼ acres, lately part of the waste and common of Pottshrigley [Pott Shrigley] lately granted in the Halmote of the manor and forest to Lawrence Downes as his purprestures of the waste and commons there by virtue of an Agreement lately made between the now king then prince of Wales and 2. the tenants of the manor, and of a certain Decree lately issued in the Exchequer at Chester.

Franked: Burges.

Mark: None.
Physical DescriptionParchment: 1 membrane 24½" wide by 7¾". Seal missing from label, trace of yellow wax.
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