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

BLAdd.Roll34317 (AD1568[2])

BURY. VIEW OF FRANKPLEDGE WITH COURT BARON OF HENRY WILLIAMS, ALIAS CROMWELL, KNIGHT, HELD THERE ON THE TWENTY-SIXTH DAY OF MARCH, IN THE TENTH YEAR OF THE REIGN OF ELIZABETH, BY THE GRACE OF GOD QUEEN OF ENGLAND, FRANCE AND IRELAND, DEFENDER OF THE FAITH. [1]

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ESSOINS: None.

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HOMAGE [JURORS:] William Baker, John Redman, John Haydon, John Campion, Robert Ball, William Redman, Robert Campion, Robert Baker, William Tomson, Thomas Bolbye, Ralph Alen, Thomas Campion.

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Declaration by the jurors that nothing came into the lord's hands after the last court. [2]

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(Fine: 4 s., fealty.) Surrender into the lord's hands by William Kyrbye, in person, of one customary cotagium with appurtenances now occupied by the said William, to the use [3] of Leonard Fowler, his heirs and assigns perpetually, to whom the lord, through his Steward, granted seisin, to be held from the lord, by the rod, at the will of the lord, according to the custom of the manor, for 4 s. annual rent, suit to court and all other customs and services owed therein. Fine paid. Fealty performed, admitted as tenant.

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End of this court.

Notes

1. 26 March, 1568.

2. MS: quod nihil accedit ad dominum post ultimam curiam....

3. MS: ad opus et usum.