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Wiltshire - Survey of the Manor of Brinkworth (about 1625?)

Transcribed by Clive R.G. Henly, 1993
From an original document held at the Wiltshire & Swindon Archives.
Library Reference: 88:2/48

Field Name Index   Person Index

Brinckworth

At a Courte of Survey holden

the xixth daye

  of September primo Caroli regis the estates
  then in being of the Tennannts that then came in
  to clayme theire Estates are as followeth.

Leaseholders

Extraordinary Leases for 2000 yeres

1 Davis Thomas Davis als Tailor holdeth for 2000 two Messuadges } xiid
    and divers lands Rent --------------------------------- )

Ordinary Leases

2 Pope Nicholas Keinton holdeth a Messuadge and land dureinge }
    the lief of Christopher Pope aged 44 yeres: Rent ------- } iiis iiid
   
value ------ 2
 
 
3 Walker John Walker holdeth a Tenement called the Frites for }
    the lives of himself aged 34: Anne his wief: 32: and }
    Willm theire sonne 4: Suite of Courte: Herryott: and }
    Rent -------------------------------------------------- } xxs
   
value ------
 
 
4 Pontinge Nicholas Pontinge aged 64 yeres holdeth certaine lands & }
    Tithes for 99 yeres if hee: Nicholas aged 32: And Robert }
    38: his sonnes or eyther of them soe longe live: Rent -- } xviiid
   
value ------ 5
 
 
5 Pontinge Robert Pontinge aged 40: yeres holdeth a Tenement for 90: }
    yeres if hee live soe longe: Customes & Services: }
    Herryott att the deathe of the Tennannte in possession }
    and Rent ----------------------------------------------- } xxs
   
value ------ 10
 
 
6 Beale William Beale aged 36 yeres holdeth a messuadge and }
    certaine lands for his lief the lief of Margarett Scull }
    16: and John Scull xi: Suite of Courte and all custome }
    monneyes: xxs herryott after theire or eyther of theire }
    deaths: and Rent --------------------------------------- } iiis xd
   
value ------ 12
 
 
7 Walker Thomas Walker aged 75 yeres holdeth a Close called }
    Horsecroft with the tithe for 61 yeres if hee live soe }
    longe:   Suite of Courte: & Rent ------------------------ } iis
   
value ------ 1
 
 
8 Buckland Thomas Buckland aged 40: yeres holdeth a tenement and }
    Close called Berry Close for 99 yeres if hee and Joane }
    his wief aged 40: soe longe live Rent ------------------ } iis
   
value ------ 2
 
 
9 Pinnell Joane Hayes holdeth a Messuadge and iiii acres of meadowe }
    and the tithes for the lives of Vincent Clarke 40: Joane }
    his wief 40 & Jeoffry theire sonne 14: by lease made to }
    Henry Pinnell: Rent ------------------------------------ } xvid
   
value ------
 
 
10 Hayes The same Joane Hayes holdeth a Close called Lower }
    Wasefield of the demesnes called Horsecrofte and Londons }
    Ground with the Tithes for 99 yeres if Jeoffry Clarke 14: } xxiiis
    Henry Clarke 12: and Margarett Clarke: 8: soe longe } xiiid
    live: Rent 23s 8d & for the tithe 16 -------------------- } xvid
   
value ------ 6
 
 
11 Clarke William Clarke aged 60 yeres doth hold the iiiith parte }
    of Hargrove for his lief and the lives of Henry his sonne }
    aged 26: and Willm his sonne aged 16: Rent ------------- } vs
   
value ------
 
 
12 Bleeke John Bleeke aged 73: yeres holdeth ii Closes called the }
    Breeches parcell of the demeasnes and one meadowe for his }
    lief onely Suite of Courte: Herryott : and Rent -------- } xls
   
value     12
 
 
13 Maskalyne Robert Maskline holdeth by an Assignement from Mr )
    Serieant Diggs a messuadge Cottage and certaine lands }
    with the Tithes for 90 yeres if Henry Webb aged 40: and }
    Elizabeth his wief 40: and Noah Webb aged 42: shall soe }
    longe live Rent ---------------------------------------- } xiiis iiiid
   
value ------ 9
 
 
14 Lewine Thomas Lewine aged 63: holdeth for 80 yeres if hee shall }
    soe longe live a Close called Linckcroft with the tithe: }
    Suite of Court: Herr: 3s 10 d: Rent -------------------- } iiid xd
   
value ------ 12
 
 
15 Scull William Scull holdeth the Lyeclose with the Tithes for 80 }
    yeres if hee aged 68 Francis his sonne aged 30: and }
    William aged 18 shall soe longe live: Suite of Courte: }
    Herryott 6s 8d Rent ------------------------------------- } vis viiid
   
value     6
 
 
16 Beale Thomas Beale aged 60 doth hold for his lief a messuadge }
    and lands called Woodfurlonge and the Tithe thereof Rent } xxs
   
value ------ 14
 
 
17 Barnes John Barnes doth hold a close of Meadow called }
    Splitchmans with the Tithes for 99 yeres if Ralphe aged 22 }
    yeres and Anthony aged 21 his Sonnes live soe longe: Rent } iiii£
   
value ------ 4
 
 
18 Beale John Beale aged 50 doth hold Pitts land and the Tithes }
    for 99 yeres if he soe longe live by Lease made to }
    William Beale for 99 yeres to determine uppon the death }
    of the saide John Beale and ii others which ii are deade }
    Rent ---------------------------------------------------- } iii£
   
value ------ 50
 
 
19 Beale The same John Beale likewise holdeth a Tenement called }
    Pingalls by a Lease made to William Beale for 99 yeres }
    determynable uppon iii lyves whereof the said John Beale }
    is one the other ii are deade herryot the best goods Rent ) xiiis iiiid
   
value ------
 
 
20 Henly Alice Henly holdeth parcell of the demeasnes called Frute }
    Furlonge for the lives of William 28: Jeoffry 26: and }
    Joyce 30: her children herryott - xxs and Rent ---------- } iiiis iiiid
   
value ------ 12
 
 
21 Henly The same Alice holdeth parcell of the demeasnes called }
    Ipcrofts with the tithes for the same tearme ut supra }
    Herryott xxs and rent ----------------------------------- } vs
 
22 Fry Michaell Fry aged 40 holdeth parcell of the demeasnes }
    called Parkers furlonge with the Tithe for 99 yeres if hee  
    Richard Howse 13: and John Fry 5: soe longe live Rent -- } xvs
    This lease was nott shewed forth  
   
value ------ 5
 
 
23 Clarke Thomas Clarke holdeth a cottage and iiii closes of }
    containing: 13: acres and one acre of meadowe for the }
    Tearme of ix yeres to come att the Feaste of the }
    Annunciacon last past: Rent ----------------------------- } xiiii£
   
value ------ 14
 

Coppieholders

 
24 Pinnell Henry Pinnell aged 54 holdeth for his lief and Jane his } viis 1d ob
    wief aged 62 is to have her widdowehood herryott: Rent - ) iid ob
    viis 1d ob courtsilver iid ob meadesilver iid ) iid
   
value ------ 19
 
 
25 Henly Alice Henly widdowe formlie Alice Pinnell aged 56: } viis id ob
    holdeth for her lief: herryott: Rent: Courtsilver and } iid ob
    meadesilver ut supra ------------------------------------ } iid
   
value ------ 28
 
 
26 Walker Thomas Walker aged 75 holdeth for his lief and Alice his } viis vid
    wief aged 60 is to have her widdowehood Herryott: Rent } vd ob
    7s 6d courtsilver 5d: ob Meadesilver iid 2 hennes: 1 cock } iid
   
value ------ 12
 
 
27 Scull Alice Scull aged 45 widdowe of John Scull holdeth } xis vd
    dureinge her widdowehood Herryott: Rent: 11s 5d: } vd ob
    Courtsilver 5d ob: meadesilver 4d Rent ) iiiid
   
value ------ 30
 
 
28 Ponting Nicholas Pontinge aged 33: holdeth for his lief hee is } iis
    unmarried Richard Hollowaie named after him in the coppie }
    is deade herryott, Rent -------------------------------- )
   
value ------ 1
 
 
29 Scull The coppiehold in the tenure of Alice Scull supra is } xis vd
    graunted in revercion to William Scull aged 68: Jeoffry } vd ob
    Scull 58 and Maurice Scull aged 53 for theire lives } iiiid
    herryotts: Rents supra --------------------------------- }
   
value ------
 
 
30 Dirham Richard Dirham aged 78 holdeth for his lief the remainder } iiii£
    to Richard Dobbys aged 60 and to William Dobbys aged 63: }
    for theire lives Joane the wief of Richard Dirham aged 50 )
    herryott: Rent ----------------------------------------- }
   
value ------ 24
 
 
31 Fry Margarett Thorne aged 52 now wief of Anthony Frye holdeth } viis viid
    for her lief herryott: and Rent ------------------------ }
   
value ------ 22
 
 
32 Birte Thomas Birte als Birche aged 56 holdeth for his lief } vs iid
    withe his nowe wief aged 56 Herryott: and Rent --------- }
   
value ------ 35
 
 
33 Smithe Mary Smithe aged 38 nowe wief of Thomas Smithe late wief } x£
    of Robert Younge holdeth for her lief: Herryott: and Rent }
    The remainder to Tho Nicholls for his lief nott knowne }
    whether hee bee deade or livinge aged 35 if hee bee }
    liveinge ----------------------------------------------- )
   
value ------ 10
 
 
34 Hayward Christian Hayward widdowe aged 78: late wief of Jo: ) xviiis id
    Hayward holdeth duringe her widdowehood by ii coppies }
    sevrall parcells of land and one messuadge ii Herryotts: }
    Rent --------------------------------------------------- }
   
value ------ 40
 
 
35 Lewine Thomas Lewine aged 63: holdeth divers lands for his lief } viis iid ob
    Joyce his nowe wief aged 52: 2 Herryotts and Rent ------ }
   
value ------ 14
 
 
36 Barnes William Barnes aged 60 holdeth for his lief the Revercion } xiiis iid
    to William Barnes aged 27: Richard Barnes 19: John 24: } ob
    his sonnes for their lives herryott: Rent -------------- }
   
value ------ 44
 
 
37 Sherer John Sherer aged 80 holdeth for his lief herryott & Rent } vis id ob
    Agnes his wief aged 35 to have her widdowehood if shee }
    overlive ----------------------------------------------- }
   
value ------ 12
 
 
38 Foxcott Jane Foxcott aged 64 late wief of Walter Foxcott holdeth } xiiiis vd
    during her widdowehood: herryott: Rent: 14s 5d courtsilver } vd ob:
    5d: ob meadesilver iiiid --------------------------------- }
   
value ------ 55
 
 
39 Fry Michaell Frye aged 59: holdeth for his lief: herryott: } vis vid
    and Rent Jane his wief aged 63 ------------------------- }
   
value ------ 24
 
 
40 Sherer George Sherer aged 40 holdeth for his lief Herryott: } iiii£
    meadesilver iiiid Courtsilver: 5d: ob: 2 hennes: 1 cocke } iiiid
    and Rent iiii£ ------------------------------------------ } vd ob
    Elizabeth his wief aged 27:  
   
value ------ 24
 
 
41 Clark Richard Clark aged 50 doth hold for his lief Herryott: ) .... the
    and Rent ----------------------------------------------- ) Rent Roll
    Agnes his wief aged 50.  
   
value ------ 50
 
 
42 Wallis Elizabeth Wallis aged 48 nowe wief of Fr: Richemones )
    holdeth for her lief: Herryotts ..£ Rent: 17s 10d ) xviis xd
    Churchetts and pannage 2s 2d --------------------------- ) iis iid
   
value ------ 48
 
 
43 Beale William Beale aged 86 doth hold for his lief certaine ) ixs xd
    lands called Norrice Anne his wief aged 30: herryott: )
    Rent --------------------------------------------------- )
   
value ------ 25
 
 
44 Beale John Beale aged 50: doth hold for his lief a tenement )
    called Badges and the lands thereunto belongeinge: ) vs iiid ob:
    herryott: Rent: 5s 3d ob meadesilver iid courtsilver vd ) iid
    ob: Jane his wief aged 40 the others named in the coppie ) vd ob
    are all deade ------------------------------------------ )
   
value ------ 60
 
 
45 Beale The Same Jo: Beale holdeth all for his lief ii other ) xiis ixd
    tenements called Baldwins and Stephns ii herryotts: ) vid
    rent xiis ixd meadesilver vid courtsilver xid Jane his ) xid
    wief aged 40 the others named in the coppie dead ------- )
   
value ------
 
 
46 Pinnell Margery Pinnell aged 31 the widdowe of Richard Pinnell )
    holdeth dureinge her widdowehood ii tenements called ) viis iid
    Breeches and Bakers ii herryotts: and Rent ------------- )
   
value ------ 20
 
 
47 Hawkins William Hawkins aged 60 yeres holdeth a tenement called )
    Churchmans and divers lands thereunto beelongeinge for ) xiis ob
    his lief and the lives of Knolls Hawkins his sonne 19 and )
    Mary his daughter 12 Rent ------------------------------ )
   
value ------ 30
 
 
48 Clarke William Clarke holdeth  
 
49 Beale Beale widdowe holdeth  

Cottagers

 
50 Mathewe Hughe Mathewe aged 60 yeres holdeth a house & garden for )
    his lief & xxi yeres after: Rent ----------------------- ) iis iiiid
 
51 Smithe Anthony Smithe aged 36 yeres holdeth a cottage or )
    tenement with the appurtenances for his lief Joane his )
    wief 35: and Jo: his sonne 15 Rent --------------------- ) iis
 
52 Scull Suzan Scull aged 50 yeres holdeth a tenement garden and )
    backsides with the appurtenances for term of her lief and )
    xxi yeres after: Rent ---------------------------------- ) xiid
 
53 Owen Agnes Owen tenant in possession of a cottage or tenement )
    with a garden for tearme of her lief the remainder after )
    her deathe forfeyture &c to Edward Owen her sonne 40: and )
    Joane Owen her daughter 44: for 80 yeres if they soe  
    longe live Rent ---------------------------------------- ) iis
 
54 Weekes Robert Weekes aged 46 yeres holdeth a messuadge tenement )
    garden and orchard with the tithes for terme of his lief )
    Anne his wief 50 and Robert his sonne 14: Rent --------- ) iid
 
55 Tailor A cottage with the backside and garden and the herbage of )
    a little ground called Buthey (excepting the westend of )
    the said Buthey), graunted to William Tailor the father )
    Katherin: 24: and Margery 22 his daughters for their )
    lives successively Katherin is in possession butt itt is )
    nott knowne whether William the father bee livinge or )
    nott Rent ---------------------------------------------- ) xiid
 
56 Cowles John Cowles aged 72 yeres holdeth a tenement with a )
    garden and barton thereunto adioyneinge for the terme of )
    his lief the lief of Margery Webb 60 and William Clarke )
    40 it is nott knowne whether William Clarke bee livinge )
    or nott: Rent ------------------------------------------ ) iiiis
 
57 Barnes Jeoffry Barnes aged 60 yeres holdeth a cottage with a )
    close of pasture thereto adioyneinge for the tearme of )
    his lief Fraunces his wief 59: & William theire sonne 26: )
    Rent --------------------------------------------------- ) iiiis
 
58 Peacocke A tenement with a garden and barton thereto adioyninge )
    graunted to John Peacocke for xxi yeres to begin after )
    the deathe &c of Jo: Cowles 72 Margery Webb 60 and )
    William Clarke 40: Rent -------------------------------- ) iiiis
 
59 Clarke William Clarke aged 40 yeres holdeth a cottage or )
    tenement with half an acre of pasture ground for 99 yeres )
    if hee and Anne his wief 20: soe longe live: Rent ------ ) iiiis
 
60 Scull Jeoffry Scull aged 62 holdeth one cottage with a garden )
    and orchard for the terme of his lief and for the lief of )
    Elizabeth Scull his daughter aged 40 yeres Rent -------- ) iiiis
 
61 Burchall William Burchall aged 50 yeres holdeth one cottage with a )
    close for tearme of his lief and of William his sonne 18: )
    & of Jo: his sonne 15: Rent ---------------------------- ) iiiis
 
62 Peacocke John Peacocke aged 70 yeres holdeth one tenement with the )
    appurtenances for 80 yeres if Jo: Peacocke his sonne aged )
    33: and Joane Peacocke his daughter 24: shall soe longe )
    live: Rent --------------------------------------------- ) iis
 
63 Lewen William Lewen aged 60 yeres holdeth one tenement with the )
    appurtenances for his lief and the lives of Alice aged )
    34: and Elizabeth aged 32: daughters of him the said )
    William: Rent ------------------------------------------ ) xiid
 
64 Wallis Thomas Wallis aged 40 yeres holdeth a cottage and close )
    of pasture with the appurtenances for 99 yeres if hee soe )
    longe live: Rent --------------------------------------- ) iiiis
 
65 Henly Thomas Henly aged 40 yeres holdeth a cottage or tenement )
    for the tearme of 99 yeres if hee Margery his wief aged )
    42: or William his sonne aged 8 yeres shall soe longe )
    live: Rent --------------------------------------------- ) iis
 
66 Heale William Heale aged 60 yeres holdeth one cottage or )
    tenement for terme of his lief and xxi yeres after: Rent ) xiid
 
67 Twyney Phillipp Twyney aged 32 yeres holdeth one cottage with a )
    garden orchard and rickbarton thereto belongeinge for the )
    tearme of 99 yeres if hee Jane his nowe wief aged 21 and )
    Joane his daughter aged 4 yeres shall doe longe live: )
    Rent --------------------------------------------------- ) iis vid

Cottagers which paye noe Rent

 
68   Anthony Barnes  
    Wm Darter  
    Richard Morsse  
    John Vinsome  

Field Name Index

Note: the references are to the numbered sections above,
eg 'Badges' in #44 above.

Badges 44
Bakers 46
Baldwins 45
Berry Close 8
Breeches 12, 46
Buthey 55
 
Churchmans 47
 
Frites 3
Frute Furlonge 20
 
Hargrove 11
Horsecroft 7
Horsecrofte 10
 
Ipcrofts 21
 
Linckcroft 14
Londons Ground 10
Lower Wasefield 10
 
Norrice 43
 
Parkers Furlonge 22
Pingalls 19
Pitts Land 18
 
Splitchmans 17
Stephns 45
 
Woodfurlonge 16

 


WRO 88:2/48 Page 8 Copyright C.R.G. Henly 1993

Person Index

Note: the references are to the numbered sections above,
eg 'Anthony Barnes' in #17 above.

BARNES
  Anthony 17, 68
  Fraunces 57
  Jeoffry 57
  John 17, 36
  Ralphe 17
  Richard 36
  William 36, 57
  Beale 49
  Anne 43
  Jane 44, 45
  Jo: 45
  John 18, 19, 44
  Thomas 16
  William 6, 18, 19, 43
 
BIRTE als BIRCHE
  Thomas 32
 
BLEEKE
  John 12
 
BUCKLAND
  Joane 8
  Thomas 8
 
BURCHALL
  Jo: 61
  William 61
 
CLARK
  Agnes 41
  Richard 41
 
CLARKE
  Anne 59
  Henry 10, 11
  Jeoffry 9, 10
  Joane 9
  Margarett 10
  Thomas 23
  Vincent 9
  William 11, 48, 56, 58, 59
 
COWLES
  Jo: 58
  John 56
 
DAVIS als TAYLOR
  Thomas 1
 
DARTER
  William 68
 
DIGGS
  Serieant 13
 
DIRHAM
  Joane 30
  Richard 30
 
DOBBYS
  Richard 30
  William 30
 
FOXCOTT
  Jane 38
  Walter 38
 
FRY
  John 22
  Michaell 22
 
FRYE
  Anthony 31
  Jane 39
  Michaell 39
 
HAWKINS
  Knolls 47
  Mary 47
  William 47
 
HAYES
  Joane 9, 10
 
HAYWARD
  Christian 34
  Jo: 34
 
HEALE
  William 66
 
HENLY
  Alice 20, 21, 25
  Jeoffry 20
  Joyce 20
  Margery 65
  Thomas 65
  William 20, 65
 
HOLLOWAIE
  Richard 28
 
HOWSE
  Richard 22
 
KEINTON
  Nicholas 2
 
LEWEN
  Alice 63
  Elizabeth 63
  William 63
 
LEWINE
  Joyce 35
  Thomas 14, 35
 
MASKALYNE or MASKLINE
  Robert 13
 
MATHEWE
  Hughe 50
 
MORSSE
  Richard 68
 
NICHOLLS
  Thomas 33
 
OWEN
  Agnes 53
  Edward 53
  Joane 53
 
PEACOCKE
  Joane 62
  John 58, 62
 
PINNELL
  Alice 25
  Henry 9, 24
  Jane 24
  Margery 46
  Richard 46
 
PONTINGE
  Nicholas 4, 28
  Robert 4, 5
 
POPE
  Christopher 2
 
RICHEMONES
  Fr: 42
 
SCULL
  Alice 27, 29
  Elizabeth 60
  Francis 15
  Jeoffry 29, 60
  John 6, 27
  Margaret 6
  Maurice 29
  Suzan 52
  William 15, 29
 
SHERER
  Agnes 37
  Elizabeth 40
  George 40
  John 37
 
SMITHE
  Anthony 51
  Joane 51
  Mary 33
  Thomas 33
 
TAILOR
  Katherin 55
  Margery 55
  William 55
 
THORNE
  Margaret 31
 
TWYNEY
  Jane 67
  Joane 67
  Phillipp 67
 
VINSOME
  John 68
 
WALKER
  Alice 26
  Anne 3
  John 3
  Thomas 7, 26
  William 3
 
WALLIS
  Elizabeth 42
  Thomas 64
 
WEBB
  Elizabeth 13
  Henry 13
  Margery 56, 58
  Noah 13
 
WEEKES
  Anne 54
  Robert 54
  Younge  
  Robert 33

WRO 88:2/48 Page 11 Copyright C.R.G. Henly 1993

 

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