The History and Antiquities of the County of Suffolk; With Genealogical and Architectural Notices of Its Several Towns and Villages Volume 1

The History and Antiquities of the County of Suffolk; With Genealogical and Architectural Notices of Its Several Towns and Villages Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1846 edition. Excerpt: ... Bardolph Hall. There is also a manor called Ilketshall Seckford, which, about the year 1600, belonged to Isaac Cooper, Esq., who had his seat here; for Judith Eachard, widow, by her will, dated June 27,1657, authorized John Eachard, Gent., and Laurence Eachard, Clerk, of Yoxford, her executors, to sell "all that her manor of Ilketshall Seckford, and all her capital messuage thereupon built, situate and being in the parish of St. Laurence in Ilketshall, &c, which were devised to her by the last will and testament of Isaac Cooper, late of St. Laurence aforesaid, Esq., her late deceased father." In 1662, the executors surrendered to John Vynar, Gent.; and in 1671, Richard Vynar, his brother and heir, was admitted. In 1696, Samuel Pycroft, Clerk, and in 1710, Samuel his son, were lords.62 In 1672, Sir Edward Bysshe, Clarenceux, granted or confirmed to this family of Eachard the following arms: Erm. on a bend azure 3 chessrooks or;63 but as their predecessors at Barsham bore the charges, as given in that parish, they were probably at that time assumptive. THE CHURCH of this parish was appropriated to the Priory of Bungay by the Countess Gundreda, its foundress, in the reign of Henry II., and became at the Dissolution a perpetual curacy of the certified value of 5.12. 4d. Its revenues were then granted to Thomas, Duke of Norfolk. Anthony Style, Gent., died in 1739, impropriator of the great and small tithes, allowing a stipend of 5 per annum to the curate, "according to ancient custom," who officiated once a month, and performed other occasional duty. In 1810, James Chapman was the impropriator. The benefice has been twice augmented with Queen Anne's bounty, by which means an estate has been purchased which yields...show more

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  • Paperback | 168 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 313g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236562038
  • 9781236562036