La Boderie (La Bodiere, La Bodire),
Antoine le Fevre de, Steward
to Henry IV, receives Cecil
at Dieppe, 24(2), 25.
-, Henry IV's letter to, 28.
La Bodiere. See La Boderie.
La Bodire. See La Boderie.
La Capelle [Aisne, France], Spanish
offer to restore, 23.
La Châtre (Castre), Claude de,
Marshal of France and Governor of Orleans, meets
Cecil and English embassy
outside Orleans, 34.
-, visits Cecil, 35.
La Fontaine, Robert de Maçon de,
French agent and minister in
Lake, Sir Thomas, Clerk of the
Signet, M.P. for Launceston,
121, 152, 216.
-, member of House of Commons
La Maison Blanche (La Masson
Bland) [Calvados, France],
English embassy dines at,
La Marchffame. See Marche-enArdennes.
La Masson Bland. See La Maison
Lambert, Edmund, of Boyton, co.
La Motte, William de, agent to the
Seigneur de Sourdeac, petition to Cecil, 188.
Lamprize, Anthony, of Catalonia,
Lamprize, Matthew, of Catalonia,
-, Deputy-Excheator of. See
-, Feodary of. See Downes,
Lancaster, co. Lancs, 214.
Lancaster, Duchy of, 123, 186.
-, Receiver of. See Molyneux, Sir
Lancaster, House of, extract from
Fortescue's defence of the
title of, 100, 101n.
Landham Castle. See Sandown.
Land Sergeant. See Musgrave,
Lane, Sir Robert, of Horton, co.
Northants, petition to Cecil,
Lane, Sir William, of Horton, co.
Northants, petition to King,
Langerman, Herman, of St. Botolph's, Aldersgate, London,
merchant of the Steelyard,
Langford, —, 105.
Langley, Cheshire, 90.
La Noue (La Nouee), François de,
French commander, his regi
ment stationed in St. Quentin, 31.
Lanternam. See Llantarnam.
Larkes, Agnes, of Leake, co. Lincoln, wardship of her daughters, 82 and n.
Larkes, Mary, daughter of Agnes
La Rochepot (Rochpott), Antoine
de Silly, Comte de, Governor
of Anjou, meets English
embassy at Ponts-de-Cé,
La Tremouille (Tremonall), Claude
de, Duc de Thouars, his
private conference with Cecil
at Nantes, 73.
Lavardin (Saverdyn), Jean de Beaumanoir, Marquis de, Marshal
of France, 37.
Laver, John [? of Drayton, co.
Somerset], petition to Cecil,
Lawe, John, 211.
Lawmore Saresmore. See Saumur.
Lazonby, Richard, Master of the
King's Crossbows, petition to
Lea. See Lee, Thomas.
League, The (French Catholic), 33.
Leake, George, 6.
Leake, Gifford, in the Queen's
service, petition to Cecil,
Lecale, West Meath, Ireland, 88.
Le Catelet (Chasterlet, Le Chasteylett) [Aisne, France], to be
restored by Spain to France,
Le Chasteylett. See Le Catelet.
Lee, Alderman. See Lee, Robert.
Lee, Gilbert [? of Aldersgate Street,
Lee, Hugh, of London, merchant,
petition to Cecil, 164.
Lee, Robert, of London, Alderman
and brother of Rowland Lee,
complaints against, 192.
Lee, Rowland, of London, a lunatic
(d. 1604), mentioned, 192
Lee, Thomas, brother of Hugh
Lee (Lea), Thomas, Captain, supporter of the Earl of Essex
in his rebellion, his confession, 87 and n.
Leeke, John, petition to Cecil, 105.
Legate, The. See Medici, Alessandro de.
Legge, Thomas, Master of Caius
College, Cambridge, his opinion of statute concerning
Mastership of Clare Hall, 83.
Le Grand, Monsieur. See Bellegarde.
Leicestershire, estreats in, 186.
Leigh, co. Salop, 2.
Leigh, Elizabeth, mother of Ferdinando Leigh, given wardship of her son, 221.
Leigh, Ferdinando, of Middleton,
co. Yorks, his wardship, 221.
Leigh, Sir Henry, Keeper of Carlisle
Castle, 213, 214.
Leighton, Sir Thomas, Governor of
Leighton, Sir William, of Plash,
Shropshire, petition to Cecil,
Leinster, Ireland, 185.
Leitche, John, Scottish merchant,
petition to Queen and Privy
Leix. See Queen's County.
Le Maye, —, 180(4).
Le Moyne, Isaac, petition to Cecil,
Lemyng, John, petition to Cecil,
Lencye, Monsieur de. See Sancy.
Lennox, Duke of. See Stuart,
Le Nomaghe, Daniel, his letter, 88.
Leominster, co. Hereford, bailiwick
Le Premer or De Premier, Monsieur,
takes English envoys to see
Henry IV's mistress, 36.
Lesmolin, West Meath, Ireland,
Letters of Reprisal, issued by Court
of Admiralty, 269.
Leveson, Sir John, of Halling, co.
Kent, M.P. for Kent, member of House of Commons
Committees, 132, 135.
Leveson, Sir Richard, of Lilleshall,
Shropshire, M.P. for Salop,
member of House of Commons Committees, 131, 135.
Lewkenor, Sir Edward, of Denham,
co. Suffolk, M.P. for Malden,
member of House of Commons Committee, 135.
Limerick, county of, Ireland, 214.
-, Feodary of. See Shute, Richard.
-, Deputy-Feodary of. See
Lionel of Antwerp, Duke of Clarence, third son of Edward
III, King of England, (d.
1368), mentioned, 100.
Lion's Whelp, The, sent to bring
English embassy home from
Lippington, William, of Hunmanby,
co. Yorks, husbandman,
petition to Cecil, 172.
Lisbon (Lix) [Portugal], trade between foreign countries and,
-, Flemish merchants granted
licences to trade with, 154.
-, letter dated from, 155.
Lisley, Francis, of Moxhull, co.
Warwick, deceased, 156.
Lisley, John, of Moxhull, co. Warwick, petition to Cecil, 156.
Lister, John, housekeeper to Sir
Robert Cecil, petitions to
Cecil, 158, 160, 197.
Lister, Matthew, physician, testimonial to, 190 and n.
Liston, Robert, petition to Cecil,
Littleton, Gilbert, of Frankley, co.
Littleton, John, of Frankley, co,
Worcester, petition to Cecil,
Litton, Sir Rowland. See Lytton,
Livery, fees and charges relating
Lix. See Lisbon.
Llandinam, co. Montgomery, 189.
Llantarnam (Lanternam), co. Monmouth, 198.
Lloid, Hugh. See Floyd, Hugh.
Lloyd, Fulk, of co. Denbigh, petition to Cecil, 177.
Lloyd, Henry, of Bodwyn, co.
Lloyd, John, of the Court of the
Arches, his opinion of statute
concerning Mastership of
Clare Hall, 84.
Locksmith, Mr, 2.
Locksmith, —, 105.
Loftus, Adam, Lord Chancellor of
Loire, River [France], English embassy sails from Orleans to
Angers on, 35.
Lok, Henry, poet, complaint
London, 98(2), 100, 110, 111, 158,
163, 171, 175, 179, 191, 195,
-, prohibition of fairs near, 121.
-, reference to King's state journey through, 128.
-, plague in, 129.
-, petition dated from, 183
-, petition to Cecil from merchants of, 190.
-, cloth trade between France
-, foreigners in, 191.
-, Lord Mayor of, 207
-, Sheriff of. See Smyth, Thomas.
London, Tower of, 113.
-, Court of the Liberty of, 153.
-, covenants for delivery of gunpowder to, 178.
-, letters dated from, 199, 200.
-, Clerk of the Court of the Liberty
of. See Hellam, Jasper.
-, Lieutenant of. See Waad, Sir
-, Steward of the Court of the
Liberty of. See Astell, John.
Long Mead, Rotherhithe, London,
Longueville, Marie de Bourbon,
widow of Léonor d'Orleans,
Duc de, 40.
Lord Admiral. See Howard,
Lord Chamberlain. See Howard,
Lord Chancellor. See Egerton,
Lord Chief Baron. See Peryam, Sir
William; Fleming, Sir Thomas.
Lord Chief Justice. See Popham,
Lord Chief Justice (of the Common
Pleas). See Anderson, Sir
Lord Marquis. See Paulet, William.
Lord Thomas Howard. See
Lord Treasurer. See Cecil, William;
Lord Warden. See Scrope, Thomas.
Lords, House of, agrees to discuss
question of wardships and
their commutation with
House of Commons, 131.
-, proposes discussion on abuses
of purveyance, 132.
-, Neville's request that his claim
to title of Earl of Westmorland be heard by, 193.
Lorraine, Charles de, Duc d'Elboeuf
Lorraine, Marguerite de, Duchesse
de Joyeuse, widow of Anne
de Joyeuse, deceased, late
Marshal of France, and sister
of Louise, Queen Dowager of
France, her meeting with
Henry IV at Tours, 33.
L'Hostell Vanderell, Rouen, Cecil
lodged at, 27.
Lotaftes, Geddington Woods, co.
Loughton, co. Essex, manor of,
Louise, Queen Dowager of France,
widow of Henry III, King of
France, her meeting with
Henry IV at Tours, 33.
Lovell, Jane, widow of Sir Robert
Lovell (killed near Dundalk
in 1600), petition to Cecil,
Low Countries, The, 14, 18, 22, 23,
25, 40, 45, 51, 52, 53, 61,
83, 94, 183, 210.
-, foreign troops to leave, 17.
-, Dutch envoys insist that English forces be maintained in,
Lower, Sir William, of St. Winnow,
co. Cornwall, Commissioner
for anchorage and quayage,
Lowers. See Tours.
Lowther, William, parson of Cadbury, co. Devon, complaints
Lucas, Thomas, alleged to have
murdered Sir William Brooke,
Lucas, —, 2.
Luffe, Robert, Captain, former
intelligence agent in Spain,
petition to King, 184.
Lyonesse, The, of London, captures
the White Greyhound with
cargo of sugar, 91, 174.
Lytton (Litton), Sir Rowland, of
Knebworth, co. Herts, M.P.
for Hertfordshire, member
of House of Commons Committee, 132, 139.
Lunauer, Giorgio, letter to Wilson,