for the Imp. & free lands Late Sir Lew PEMBERTON Knight by the year
All these with diverse others not town dwellers.
From a little piece of paper in the Isham Longden Collection at Northamptonshire Record Office - probably dates from the 1660s.
The Ekins family were at this time at Rushden Hall.
Another document found in the collection was Owners of Arms.
The names of those who have estates in our towne of Rushden but dwell not in our towne