GRANTS of LANDS in IRELAND.
|Title:||GRANTS of LANDS in IRELAND.|
I. Grant by Humphrey de Bohun, Earl of Hereford, and Constable of England, to his brother, Gilbert de Bohun, for his service, of all the lands which he has of the lands of the Earl Marshal or others, falling to the purparty of Eleanor their mother, one of the heirs of the said Earl, which lands had come to him as heir of the said Eleanor in Ireland, viz., in Carneboth, Mahunne, [and] Athebone; together with all the tenements which fell to him in Newtown and Oldtown in Ossory, and Thomastown, by the death of Matilda, formerly wife of Anselm, the Marshal, with all hamlets and appurtenances. To hold to him and his heirs, rendering yearly 60l. ster.
II. Grant by Geoffrey de Geynvill, with the consent of Matilda de Lasey, his wife, and for the good of the souls of their ancestors and of their own souls, to the abbot and monks of St. Mary's de Bellobecco (Bolebec) of forty shillings of annual rent. Witnesses: Richard de Twytt, junior, Geoffrey de Allethon, Walter FitzAured (Alfred?), Adam de Hynsak, John de Valcolore, Simon de Munteney, Henry de Stratton, then seneschal of said Geoffrey and Matilda in Meath, Hugh de Portes, their sheriff of Trim, Robert Gelus, Maurice their clerk.
Dated at Connackernyth, Tuesday next after the Octave of the Invention of the Holy Cross, anno 1259.
|Held by:||Lambeth Palace Library, not available at The National Archives|
|Former Reference Department:||MS 613, f. 66|