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

BLAdd.Roll34844 (AD1582[3])

BURY. VIEW OF FRANKPLEDGE WITH COURT BARON OF HENRY WILLIAMS, ALIAS CROMWELL, KNIGHT, HELD THERE ON THE TWENTY-FOURTH DAY OF SEPTEMBER, IN THE TWENTY-FOURTH 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: [Blank.]

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HOMAGE [JURORS:] Richard Westley, John Campion, Ralph Allyn, Francis Heyden, John Redman Junior, Robert Campion, Oliver Collyne, William Messenger, Michael Borowe, Henry Collyn, Hugh Powlter, John Alward.

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COMMON FINE: 2 s.

[PRESENTMENTS BY THE JURORS]

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2 d. from Robert Campion for keeping an alehouse and selling victuals at excessive prices.

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2 d. from John Sharpe, baker, for breaking the assize.

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CONSTABLES: John Redman and John Alward, sworn.

[CONVEYANCES]

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Determination by the homage that Henry Wakefeild surrendered into the lord's hands, through the hands of Francis Hayden, in the presence of Stephen Wakefeild, cleric, tenants of this manor, one piece of land lying upon May Bush called Glattons Dole recently held by William Taylard, gentleman, and one close lying next to Roger Byndes called Graces Close with appurtenances, to the use [2] of John Campion, son and heir of John Campion Senior, and his heirs, 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 16 s. 8 d. and two capons annual rent, suit to court and all other customs and services owed therein. Fine: [Blank.] Fealty postponed until John reaches full age. Admitted as tenant.

Notes

1. 24 September, 1582.

2. MS: ad opus et usum.