2018-04-27 15:57:09 UTC
For those who might be interested, a case of Common Recovery involving William Cecil and his mother. This was a legal fiction where they "recovered" possession of the property.
Nhants. William Cecill, knight, chief secretary for the Queen, and Jane Cecill, widow (his mother), versus Roger Cave, esq. Two messuages, two gardens, 200 acres of land, 60 acres meadow, 30 acres pasture, 15 acres wood in Yelvertoft & Lelborn. Common Recovery.