IPM - Humfrey KEYNES, Esq. 1549-50
From the Moger collection of IPMs held at the Devon Heritage Centre
Transcribed by Fay Sampson Priestley
KEYNES, Humfrey, Esq. 4 Edw.VI [1549/50]
Chancery Inq.p.m. Ser.II. Vol.90 (61).
m.1. Writ dated at Westminster 12 Feb. 4 Edw.VI. [1549/50]
INQUISITION taken at Exeter Castle 15 March 4 Edw.VI. [1549/50] before Thomas Tremayn, esq., escheator, after the death of Humfrey Kaynes, esq., by the oath of Edmund Specott, Richard Pollard, Nicholas Fortescu, esquires, John Prous, Thomas Browne, Anthony Gifford, Robert Wither, Thomas Copleston, Hugh Pruyst, John Newcomb, John Eire, Robert Harte, John Marshall, Edmund Penfound, John Stroberyge & John Chechester of Widesworthy, gentlemen who say that Humfrey Kaynes was seised of the manor & hundred of Winkley Kaynes, held of the King's honor of Glositer, by ½ a knight's fee, worth by the year, clear £10.
Humfrey Kaynes died 24 Jan. last past. [1549/50]
John, son & heir, aged 24.