The Court Rolls of Ramsey, Hepmangrove, and Bury, 1268–1600

BLAdd.Roll34315 (AD1544[2])

BURY WITH HEPMANGROVE. ESTREAT OF THE VIEW OF FRANKPLEDGE WITH COURT OF RICHARD WILLIAMS, KNIGHT, ALIAS RICHARD CRUMWELL, KNIGHT, HELD AT RAMSEY, THE TWENTY-SECOND DAY OF SEPTEMBER, IN THE THIRTY-SIXTH YEAR OF THE REIGN OF KING HENRY VIII. [1]

1

2 s. 8 d. from the Bailiff as common fine.

2

30 s. from Thomas Benet as fine for one messuage and 10 acres of land and meadow.

3

12 d. from Richard Prest for not having two loads of wood, in accordance with the ordinance made at the last court.

4

20 d. from Robert Tomson for not putting his cattle before the common shepherd, [2] as ordered.

5

8 d. from Master Stramage for not ringing his pigs, as ordered.

6

4 d. from John Carter for the same. [3]

7

2 d. each from Richard Gennynge, Coppingey of Huntingdon, Anthony de Huntingdon and Elizabeth Grime, bakers, for selling bread within these demesne contrary to the assize.

8

2 d. each from Isabelle Wright and Elizabeth Mermy, brewers, for selling ale illicitly.

9

2 d. each from Robert Tomson and Richard Butteler Junior, tithingmen of the lord King, having been exacted, for failing to appear.

10

Total: 37 s. 6 d.

Notes

1. 22 September, 1544.

2. MS: pastor.

3. Entry deleted.