Tresayle - definition of Tresayle by The Free Dictionary
|n.||1.||A grandfather's grandfather.|
|Writ of tresayle|
|(O. Eng. Law) a writ which lay for a man claiming as heir to his grandfather's grandfather, to recover lands of which he had been deprived by an abatement happening on the ancestor's death. |
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.