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Quitclaim with warranty 16 Dec. 1285
1) William Giffard Kt.
2) Sir Nicholas de Stapleton
Quitclaim by 1) to 2) of all his land in Fletham with all his villeins, their suits and chattels and homage & service of all his free tenants except homage & service of Sir Brian s. of Alan, namely all that land which 2) held of 1) in the same vill for a term of years.
2) to pay a rose annually for all secular services and demands. Alternate seals.
Witnesses : Sir Robert de Lasceles of Langethorn, Sir William de Skargyle Sir Henry de Watlous
Kts. Robert de Hertforth, steward of Rychemund Harsculf de Cleseby, bailiff
Hugh de Langeton John de Colingham Nigel de Saundrevile Richard de Wyndefors
William de Makkene Manasser de Morton William de Ridale.
Given at Northmorton Tag, seal lost Latin
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