The Magna Carta Project

Notification of the King’s confirmation to Hugh of Sandford of a moiety of the land of Moreton near Wallingford, as granted by King Richard

Identity

B88

Title

Notification of the King’s confirmation to Hugh of Sandford of a moiety of the land of Moreton near Wallingford, as granted by King Richard

Beneficiary

Hugh of Sandford (People)

Date of issue

4 November 1201

Place of issue

Argentan (Places)

Sources

B = PRO E 159/110 (KR Exchequer Memoranda Roll ) m.156, produced in evidence by Henry Hose
C = PRO E 368/106 (LTR Exchequer Memoranda Roll ) m.43, copy as in B,

Printed

Comment

Transcription

Ioh(ann)es Dei gratia rex Angl(ie) dominus Hibern(ie) dux Norm(annie) et Aquit(anie) et com(es) And(egauie) archiepiscopis, episcopis, abbatibus, com(itibus), baron(ibus), iust(iciis), vic(ecomitibus) et omnibus ball(iu)is et fidelibus suis salutem.  Sciatis nos dedisse, concessisse et presenti carta confirmasse dilecto et fideli nostro Hugoni de Sanford’ medietatem terre de Morton’ iuxta Walyngford’ que fuerat escaeta regis Ric(ard)i fratris nostri et quam idem Hugo tenuerat per eundeum reg(em) de dono ipsius tenendam et habendam sibi et heredibus suis de nob(is) et heredibus nostris imperpetuum per seruicium decime partis feodi unius militis pro omni seruicio.  Quare volumus et firmiter precipimus quod idem Hugo et heredes sui post ipsum predictam terram cum pertin(entiis) de nob(is) et heredibus notris habeant et teneant bene et in pace, libere, quiete et honorifice, in bosco et plano, in terris et aquis, in stagnis et molendinis, in pratis et pascuis, in viis, semitis et exitibus, in villa et extra villam cum aduocationibus ecclesiarum et cum omnibus libertatibus et liberis consuetudinibus suis salua foresta nostra.  Test(ibus) Willelmo com(ite) Sar’bir’ fratre nostro, R(oberto) com(ite) Mellet’, I(ohanne) de Pratell’, Petr(o) fil(io) Hereb(erti), Huberto de Burg(o) camerar(io) nostro, Math(e)o fil(io) Hereb(erti), Garin(o) fil(io) Geroldi, Henr(ico) fil(io) comitis, Petro de Stok’, Roberto de Ropelay, Roberto Aguillon’.  Dat’ per manum Simonis archid(iaconi) Wellen’ apud Argentom’ iiii. die Nou(embris) regni nostri anno tercio.

Calendar

Notificationt that the king has confirmed to Hugh of Sandford the moiety of the land of Moreton near Wallingford, which escheated to Richard I and which Hugh held from King Richard by his gift, to hold for the service of of a tenth of one knight’s fee.

Charters not found in surviving rolls