Birth: Before 1302 Merdon, Hampshire, UK
Death: Before 1317 Merdon, Hampshire, UK
From SN4086 Peasant Land Market in Southern England, 1260-1350:
1317 Merdon, Hampshire: William de Lynacre paid 2/- for the surrender of 1 acre purpresture previously held by Henry atte Crouch'.
Acre - this would be a customary acre which in Farnham Manor was about half a modern acre
Purpresture - secondary quality land not subject to the obligations placed on bondland, and which therefore could be exchanged more freely.
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