CO-HEIRESS. A woman who inherits an estate in common with other women. A joint heiress.

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The young Fulk le Brun is fostered out to the household of the veteran warrior Sir Joce de Dynan, Lord of Ludlow (formerly called Dynan, so we are told (11)), serves him valiantly against his arch-enemy Sir Walter de Lacy, (12) and ultimately--as a reward for bravery and prowess--marries his daughter Hawise, a co-heiress to her father's lands.
Sybil, the elder sister of Hawise de Dynan, is also a co-heiress and (in fiction if not in fact) carries her inheritance to Payne FitzJohn, 'a very valiant knight'.
1156), grandson of the first and son of Fulk FitzWarin I, who married one Miletta, sister and co-heiress to Payn [sic] Peverel lord of Whittington.
By her late twenties, Elizabeth had been widowed for the third and, as it turned out, last time; she had also become, by the death of her brother, the co-heiress to the immense Clare patrimony.
The first of these was the marriage of John Dallingridge, Edward's father, to Joan, daughter and co-heiress of Sir Walter de la Lynde, which brought into his possession the manor of Bolebrook in Sussex and a moiety of that of Laceby, Lincolnshire.
In the next generation, Roger, probably John's eldest son, substantially added to the family lands by marrying Alice Radingden, another co-heiress; by this match he acquired the manor of Sheffield in Fletching -- now better known as Sheffield Park (NT) -- and four other manors.
She was one of two daughters and co-heiresses of Sir Ivo Fitzwaryn (d.