Clopton Charters

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Details of Clopton Charters
Title: Clopton Charters
Reference: ER 3/258
Description:

Lease from William Clopton of Clopton, 'squyer' to Humfrey Plemley of Stratford-upon-Avon, mercer, of a 'lesewe', late in the tenure of Thomas Trentham, for 12 years, at the yearly rent of 26 sh. 8d. and a 'coppell of good capons'.

 

Dated 6 May 2 Edward VI.

 

Seal attached but impression obliterated.

 

Endorsed: 'Humfrey Plymleys lese for a lessewe in Ingon'.

Date: 6 May 1548
Held by: Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

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