Covenant tripartite on a feoffment by William son and heir of John Ermeger of Stratford next Benhall, co. Suffolk, to John Glemham and Rose his wife, of lands, tenements, rents etc. in Stratford, Great and Little Glemham, Sweftlyng [Sweffling], Cranysford [Cransford] and Tunstall, co. Suffolk, to the effect that the deed of feoffment be entrusted to the keeping of John Lynge, citizen and mercer of London, to be delivered, if the said William die without issue, to the said John and Rose on payment of a sum agreed upon and, if he leave issue, to the heirs of his body.
Dated at Stratford, Thursday after the Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 2 Henry IV.
With fine seal of arms of William Ermeger.
|Date:||3 February 1400/1|
|Held by:||Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, not available at The National Archives|