<County: Yorkshire West Riding>
<Code: L1102>
<MS reference: Rotherham Central Library: 595-Z/2/2/6/D and 595-Z/2/2/6/E>
<Text: Lease>


<document 1>
Thys Jndenture . beres . Wyttenesse yt Thomas Movmford . of . kylnehyrste Gentillman and John@ . Movmford . hys . son . hase . graunt And
to ferme . leten~ to . John@ . dyson ye son of ˆ [dyson] Willam and . Jennet hys wyfe And . ye . heyres of . John Dyson lafully geten~ of jennet hys wyfe
a . Tofte als it is Bygged in ye . Ouer . halghe in ye Parysh . of Rawmersh . wt . iij . Rode . of . land lyggyng~ in Rawmershe feldes als it lygges
nexte ye halghe Safe . ij . landes and . a . place of land yt is called ye Whyte . leyse . To . haue and . to . halde and for+to occapye to ye forsayd
John@ and Jennet and ye heyres of ye Sayd John . lafully geten~ Fro ye . fest . of . mertemesse was . A . twelmond Jn ye . 3ere of ye . Reyne . of .
kynge . Edward ye . iiij . after ye conquest of Jngland Xij 3ere vnto ye Ende and . ye . terme of XXXX 3ere nexte folovand and fully complete 3eldyng~
yerof 3erele to Thomas Movmford and John hys son and yaire heyres Xvij . s~ of . Sterlinges gud . and lafull money of Jngland yt is for+to+say at Whyssonday
and Martemesse by euen~ porcions and if it happyn~ ye forsayd Rente of xvij . s~ to be byhynde after ye Rente . days yt is for+to+say Whyssonday and Mertemesse
A moneth vn-payd yt yen ye forsayd John and Jennet and yaire heyres for+to forfett yaire Bergayn~ And Thomas Movmford and John@ hys . son and
yair~ heyres . l<e?>fully for+to enter to ye sayd Coste and iij . Rode of . land wt ye . Whyte . leyse . and ye . sayd John and Jennet hys wyfe and yair~ heyres
sall vppe-hald<e?> ye fyre house<?> And <ill><one word></ill> .wt . <...>kke . and morter of yair~ . awne propur~ . costes and exspens duryng~ ye termes be-forsayd and if
thay Bygge any . moo for yaire awne <ill><one word></ill> thay for+to vppe . halde thaym and lefe thaym tenant lyke and . ye . sayd John and Jennet hys wyfe and
yair~ heyres sall not fele no wode apon . ye . Bardor<?> yen . of . ye Tofte exsept Brusshe-wode apayn~ of forfettynge of yair~ Bergayn~ and ye
forsayd Thomas Movmford and John@ hys son and yair~ heyres ye forsayd Tofte wt iij . Rode of land and ye whyte . leyse to ye forsayd John@
Dyson and Jennet hys wyf and ye heyres of ye forsayd John@ . lafully . geten~ of ye forsayd Jennet duryng~ ye . termes aforsayd agayn~ all
men sall warand and defende Jn wyttenesse of . ye whilk thyng~ both pertys vnto yese present Jndenturs ayther vnto odyr~ hase putt
yair~ Seles and yese men wyttenesse Willam Wayte John@ . Wayte . Gybbon . Warde and odyr~ moo Gyfen~ at ye Ouer . halghe ye day and ye 3ere be
forsayd

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Thys Jndenture beres wyttenesse yt Thomas Mavmford . of . kylnehyrste and John@ hys . son hase graunt and to ferme leten~ to . Thomas Marshe of Rawmershe and Jennet
hys wyfe and ye heyres of ye sayde Thomas . and Jennet . by-twene thaym two lafully be-geten~ . a Tofte wt . a . crofte and . ij . Oxgang~ . of land~ and . medow . os thay
lyggyn~ in ye toun~ . and . ye feldes . of . Rawmershe To . haue . and to halde and . for+to . occapye ye forsayd Tofte wt ye Crofte and ij Oxgang~ . of land and . medow to ye for
sayde Thomas and Jennet hys wyfe . and thayre heyres by . twene thaym . two lafully be-geten~ . Fro ye . fest of Seynt Martyn~ next . comyng~ in wynter
Jn ye yere of ye Reyne . of . kyng~ Edwarde ye iiij . after ye Conquest . of . Jngland xiiij . yere vnto ye Ende and ye terme . of . Xl . yere next . folouand . and
fully . Complete . yeldand yerof . yerele to ye forsayd Thomas and John@ hys son and thayre or thayre assignes . XXiij . s~ . of gude and lafull money of
Jngland yt is for+to+say at Whyssonday . and martemesse by euen~ porcionns and if . it . happyn~ ye forsayd Rente of XXiij . s~ . to . be . byhynde in perty
or in all . on~ Xl . dayes not payde so yt it be lafully . asked yt . yeir ye forsayd~ Thomas and Jennet hys wyfe and thayre heyres for+to forfett
thayr~ Bergayn~ to ye forsayd Thomas and John@ hys son and thayr~ heyres or thayr~ assignes and ye forsayd Thomas . and Jennet hys wyfe and yeir~
heyres sall vppe-hald~ a . fyre . house and . a . Crosse-chavmbur . of . vj . Postes in ye . West . Ende . and . a . lathe of . viij . postes and . a . house . by ye gate . Syde
of . vj . postes wt thakk~ and morter of thayr~ awne . propur~ . Costes and exspens durynge ye termes be-forsayd . and if . thay Bygg~ any moo for yair~ awne
ese for+to vppe-hald~ thaym tenant-lyke and vse thaym os thay fyndes thaym or~ els . beter and thay sall fell no wodde nor~ make no wast apon@ ye
forsayd . grounde . bot if . so . be yt it . be . Brome or Thornes apayn~ of forffettyng~ of yair~ Bergayn~ and ye forsayd Thomas . Movmford and John@ hys son
ye forsayd Tofte wt ye Cros~ and . ij . Oxgang~ of land . and . Medow to ye forsayd Thomas Mershe and Jennet hys wyfe and yair~ heyres bytwene
thaym two lafully by . geten~ duryng~ ye termes . a . forsayd a-gayn~ all men . sall . warand and defende jn wyttenesse of ye . whilk~ thyng~ . bothe .
pertys vnto yese present jndenturs . ayther~ vnto . odyr~ . hase . putt yaire Seles and yese . men wyttenesse . Mathew . Marshe Willam Wayte John@ Perkyn~
and . odyr~ . moo . Gyfen~ at Rawmershe ye day and yere a-forsayd