: Thomas Blount
London, Printed by S. Brooke for Messrs. Butterworth and son
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The family of Floyers were antiently seated at Floyers-hays, in the parish of St.
Thomas the Apostle, near Exeter, which they held by this antient tenure, that if the
Courtneys, Earls of Devon, came at any time into Ex Isle
, they were to attend
them decently apparelled, with a clean towel on their shoulders, a flaggon of
wine in one hand, and a silver bowl in the other, and offer to serve them with
drink. This tenure was confirmed with a grant of the land to Richard, son of
Nicholas, grandson ...