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# Folios 100b - 96b

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Centre for Metropolitan History

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Author

Reginald R. Sharpe (editor)

Year published

1900

Pages

219-232

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'Folios 100b - 96b', *Calendar of letter-books of the city of London: B: 1275-1312* (1900), pp. 219-232. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=33046 Date accessed: 23 September 2014.

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Folio 100b - 96b.

Anno 2 Edward II.
Folio 100 b (xlv b). [facieinversa.]
Folio 100 (xlv). [facie inversa.]
Folio 99 b (xliv b). [facieinversa.]
Folio 99 (xliv). [facieinversa.]
Folio 98 b [facieinversa.] (xliij b).
Folio 98 [facieinversa.] (xliij).
Folio 97 b [facieinversa.] (xlij b).
Folio 97 [facieinversa.] (xlij).
Folio 96 b [facieinversa.] (xlj b).
Footnotes

# Folio 100b - 96b.

[On fos. 100 b-96 b *facie inversa* the enrolment of recognizances is continued.—Editor.]

## Anno 2 Edward II.

## Folio 100 b (xlv b). [facieinversa.]

*cognicio*.

xij*d*.

Tuesday before the Feast of St. Mark [25 April], 2 Edward II. [A.D. 1309], came William de Broghtone, skinner,
before the Chamberlain and acknowledged himself bound to
John de Cornwall, Philip Lenfaunt, and Richard Gentylcors,
skinners, in the sum of £6; to be paid, viz., 60*s*. at Michaelmas
next, and 60*s*. at the following Michaelmas &c.; and unless,
&c.; which recognizance was made because the said John,
Philip, and Richard had made a certain recognizance to John
de Cotene, skinner, on behalf of the aforesaid William, &c.
"*Respice in cedula*."

*cognicio*.

*nil quia aldermann'*.

Tuesday after the same Feast came Adam de Bortone,
skinner, and acknowledged himself bound to William de Leyre
in the sum of 50*s*.; to be paid at the Feast of St. James, &c.

*cognicio*.

iiij*d*.

Tuesday the Feast of St. John "ante Portam Latinam"
[6 May] came Morice de Stebenhethe and acknowledged himself bound to John Peter in the sum of 40*s*.; to be paid by
annual instalments of 10*s*. at Michaelmas until, &c.

*cognicio*.

x*d*.

The same day came Boydin de Grene, butcher, and acknowledged himself bound to Stephen atte Wode and John Magot de
Wautham in the sum of 100*s*.; to be paid, viz., 60*s*. at Midsummer, and 40*s*. at Michaelmas, &c.

(Whereof the said Boydin paid £4.)

*cognicio*.

ij*d*.

The following Wednesday came John de Richemound,
mercer, and acknowledged himself bound to John Heroun,
corder, in the sum of 11*s*. 11*d*.; to be paid, viz., 3*s*. 3*d*. at
Pentecost, 4*s*. 3*d*. within a fortnight of Midsummer, and 4*s*. 5*d*.
at the following Michaelmas; and unless, &c.

*cognicio*.

vij*d*.

Wednesday after the Ascension [8 May] came Martin de
Ambresbury and acknowledged himself bound to Reginald de
Thunderle in the sum of 5 marks; to be paid, viz., 20*s*. at Midsummer and Michaelmas, and 26*s*. 8*d*. at Christmas, &c.

*cognicio*.

iij*s*. iiij*d*.

Wednesday before the Feast of St. Dunstan [19 May] came Richard de Wollechirchehawe and acknowledged himself bound to Sir Ralph de Hengham, clerk, in the sum of £20; to be paid at the Feast of All Saints, and unless, &c.

(Afterwards, viz., on Thursday the morrow of the Purification, anno 5 Edward II., the said Richard came before John le Mazelyner, the Chamberlain, and paid to Master Robert de Sudbery, one of the executors of the above Sir Ralph, deceased, the said sum of £20. He is therefore quit and the recognizance is cancelled.)

*cognicio*.

*nil quia alderm'*.

Thursday before the Feast of Pentecost [18 May] came Philip le Chaucer and acknowledged himself bound to William de Leyre, Alderman, in the sum of £10; to be paid at the Feast of the Decollation of St. John Bapt., and unless, &c.

(Friday after the Feast of Conception B. M., anno 4 Edward II., the money was paid.)

*cognicio*.

v*d*.

The same day came Hugh de Clopham, baker, and acknowledged himself bound to John de Chalfhunte, woodmonger, in
the sum of 50*s*.; to be paid by instalments of 5*s*. at Michaelmas,
Christmas, Easter, &c., until, &c.

## Folio 100 (xlv). [facie inversa.]

*cognicio*.

xv*d*.

Saturday after the Feast of H. Trinity [25 May], 2 Edward II. [A.D. 1309], came John Cosyn and acknowledged himself
bound to John de Maunte in the sum of £7 6*s*. 8*d*.; to be paid
at the Feast of St. James; and unless, &c.

*cognicio*.

*dimidium marce deb'*.

Saturday before the Feast of St. Barnabas [11 June] came Vincent de Stertford, woolmonger, before the Mayor, Aldermen, and Chamberlain and acknowledged himself bound to John de Wyndesore, Johanna, late wife of Walter de Finchingfeld, and Walter de Friskeneye, chaplain, executors of the said Walter de Finchingfeld, and to William, Margaret, and.........., (fn. 1) orphans of the aforesaid Walter, in the sum of £40; to be paid, viz., £20 at Christmas, and £20 at Easter, &c.

*cognicio*.

Wednesday the Feast of St. Barnabas [11 June] came
Master John de Lincoln, surgeon, and acknowledged himself
bound to Thomas Sely, Alderman, in the sum of 63*s*.; to be
paid, viz., one moiety at the Feast of St. James, Ap., and the
other at the Feast of the Assumption B. M.; and unless, &c.
The said John binds himself to pay 100*s*. in aid of the Holy
Land, &c.

*cognicio*.

viij*d*.

The following Monday came John le Wympler, goldsmith, and acknowledged himself bound to Sir Ralph de Hengham in the sum of £4; to be paid at Michaelmas, &c.

*cognicio*.

xiiij*d*.

Wednesday after the Feast of St. Botolph [17 June] came
Arnold de Suffolk, taverner, and acknowledged himself bound
to Geoffrey Beauflur, vintner, in the sum of £7 3*s*. 4*d*.; to be
paid, viz., 4 marks 3*s*. 4*d*. in the quinzaine of the Nativity of
St. John Bapt., and the residue at the Feast of St. Bartholomew;
and unless, &c.

(Afterwards, viz., on Friday before the Feast of St. John Bapt., anno 4 Edward II., the creditor came and acknowledged satisfaction before the Chamberlain. It is therefore cancelled.)

*cognicio*.

xvj*d*.

Tuesday after the Feast of SS. Peter and Paul [29 June]
came Richard Gentilcors, skinner, of Walebrok, and Margery
his wife, and acknowledged themselves bound to Henry de
Notyngham, skinner, of Cornhulle, in the sum of £8 10*s*., to
be paid, viz., 40*s*. at the Feast of St. Bartholomew, 20*s*. at
the Feast of All Saints, 30*s*. at Christmas, and the residue
by quarterly instalments of 20*s*., &c.

*cognicio*.

xiiij*d*.

Friday after the same Feast came William le Barbour de
Flete and acknowledged himself bound to Gilbert le Mareschal
and Geoffrey de Lyre in the sum of £7 4*s*.; to be paid by
quarterly instalments of 12*s*., commencing at Michaelmas next,
until, &c.; and unless, &c.

(Afterwards, viz., on Thursday after the Nativity of St. John, anno 10 Edward II., the said William and Gilbert came before J[ohn] de Wengrave, the Mayor, and rendered account, and it was found that the debt had been fully satisfied, &c. The said William is therefore quit.)

*cognicio*.

vij*d*.

The same day came Paul le Taillur and Nicholas le Armurer
and acknowledged themselves bound to Gilbert le Mareschal in
the sum of 72*s*.; to be paid by quarterly instalments of 6*s*.,
commencing at Michaelmas, until, &c.

## Folio 99 b (xliv b). [facieinversa.]

*cognicio*.

*nil quia communitati*.

Wednesday after the Feast of Translation of St. Thomas the
Martyr [7 July], 3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309], came Robert de
Dyttone, procurator of Sir John de Dyttone, and acknowledged
on behalf of the said Sir John to the Commonalty of London
the sum of £4 12*s*. for the last payment of £7 12*s*. 11*d*., in
which John de Gyldeford, pepperer, was bound for arrears of
divers tallages assessed in his time; to be paid at Michaelmas, &c.

(Whereof the said Robert paid at Michaelmas 40*s*. Cancelled
because the whole paid.)

*cognicio*.

xiij*d*.

The following Friday came John de Dureme, fishmonger, and acknowledged himself indebted to Peter de Bolyntone, fishmonger, in the sum of 10 marks; to be paid at Christmas, &c.

*cognicio*.

vij*d*.

The following day came William Walram, pepperer, and
acknowledged himself bound to James le Boteler, sheriff, in the
sum of 68*s*.; to be paid at the Feast of St. Laurence; and
unless, &c.

(Cancelled because satisfied.)

*cognicio*.

vj*d*.

Saturday before the Feast of St. Margaret [20 July] came
Roger de Londoneston, Robert le Pessoner, William le Poggere,
[and] John de Montfort de Brambeleghe (fn. 2) and acknowledged
themselves bound to Edmund Cosyn and Johanna his wife in
the sum of 60*s*.; to be paid by quarterly instalments of 7*s*. 6*d*.,
commencing at Michaelmas, &c.

*cognicio*.

*nil quia alderm'*.

Sunday after the Feast of St. James, Ap. [25 July], came
John de Wengrave, Alderman, before the Mayor and
Chamberlain and acknowledged himself bound to John de
Wyndesore, Alderman, in the sum of £12 13*s*. 4*d*.; to be paid
at the Feast of St. Bartholomew, &c.

(Paid and is quit.)

*cognicio*.

xxj*d*.

The following Wednesday came Petronilla de Kynebautone (fn. 3)
and Roger her son and acknowledged themselves indebted to
John de Bures, merchant of "Caors," in the sum of £10 10*s*.; to
be paid at Michaelmas. And the said John came on Saturday
before the Feast of SS. Simon and Jude, and put in his place
Remund de Pount to receive the money, &c.

(Afterwards, viz., on Friday after the Feast of St. Michael, anno 5 Edward II., the said Remund came and acknowledged he had received from Master James de Cobham, in the name of the above Petronilla, the above sum. It is therefore cancelled.)

*cognicio*.

xviij*d*.

Saturday the morrow of St. Peter ad Vincula [1 Aug.] came
John de Etone, mercer, before the Mayor and Chamberlain and
acknowledged himself bound to John de Brisyngeham, of Norwich, in the sum of £9; to be paid by quarterly instalments of
20*s*., commencing at the Feast of St. Bartholomew, until, &c.
And the aforesaid John de Brisyngeham puts in his place
William de Lauvare, mercer, to receive the money, &c.

*cognicio*.

x*d*.

Tuesday after the Feast of St. Laurence [10 Aug.] came
Robert de Tenmor, barber, and acknowledged himself indebted
to Geoffrey le Brochere (fn. 4) in the sum of 100*s*.; to be paid at the
Feast of St. Edward the King.

## Folio 99 (xliv). [facieinversa.]

*cognicio*.

ij*s*. iiij*d*.

Saturday the morrow of the Assumption B. M. [15 Aug.],
3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309], came Ralph de Boktone and acknowledged himself indebted to Alexander de Petit Pont (*de parvo
ponte*) de Paris (fn. 5) in the sum of £14; to be paid, viz., 60*s*. on the
same day, and 40*s*. at Christmas and following quarters until,
&c. And the said Alexander puts in his place Roger le Callere
to receive the money, &c.

*cognicio*.

viij*d*.

The following Wednesday came Richard Brid, baker, and
acknowledged himself bound to John de Chalfhunte, woodmonger, in the sum of 77*s*. 4*d*.; to be paid within a fortnight, &c.

*cognicio*.

ij*s*. ij*d*.

Thursday before the Feast of St. Bartholomew [24 Aug.]
came John Elys, "stokfishmongere," and acknowledged himself
bound to Margery, late wife of John Grubbe, in the sum
of £13 6*s*. 4*d*.; to be paid in the quinzaine of Michaelmas, &c.

*cognicio*.

vj*d*.

Monday the morrow of the same Feast came John de Hanyfeld and acknowledged himself bound to Bernard Johan "*de
vico maiori*" (fn. 6) and Peter de Bordeaux his merchant in the sum
of 60*s*.; to be paid at the Feast of All Saints, &c.

*cognicio*.

xxiij*d*.

Saturday the morrow of the Decollation of St. John Bapt.
[29 Aug.] came John de Hanyngfeld, taverner, and acknowledged himself bound to John Amiz, clerk, in the sum of
£11 6*s*. 8*d*.; to be paid, viz., 60*s*. on the eve of the Nativity
B. M., and the residue on the Feast of St. Martin in Yeme;
and unless, &c.

*cognicio*.

ix*d*.

The following Monday came Arnold de Suffolk, taverner,
and acknowledged himself bound to Arnold de Fospeye and
Gosbert le Moliner, merchants of Gascony, in the sum of
£4 5*s*.; to be paid at Michaelmas, &c. And the said Arnold
puts in his place William de Hallingbure to receive the
money, &c.

(Afterwards satisfaction acknowledged and the recognizance cancelled.)

*cognicio*.

xxij*d*.

Saturday before the Feast of Nativity B. M. [8 Sept.] came
Geoffrey le Chapman de Sopereslane before the Mayor and
Chamberlain and acknowledged himself bound to Robert
Motoun in the sum of £11; to be paid, viz., 60*s*. at Michaelmas,
in the quinzaine of Christmas, and on Sunday before *Carniprivium*, and 40*s*. at the following Easter, &c.

*cognicio*.

x*d*.

Monday the morrow of the Exaltation of H. Cross [14 Sept.]
came William atte More and acknowledged himself bound to
Henry de Rokyngham in the sum of 100*s*.; to be paid in the
octave ot St. Michael, and unless, &c.

*cognicio*.

ix*d*.

Friday before the Feast of St. Matthew, Ap. [21 Sept.], came
David Clerk and William de Overtone and acknowledged themselves jointly and severally indebted to Reyner, son of Roger
le Taillur, in the sum of £4 4*s*.; to be paid at the Feast of
St. Nicholas; and unless, &c.

*cognicio*.

vij*d*.

Thursday after the same Feast came Walter de Cicestre
[and] Nicholas atte Grene and acknowledged themselves bound
to William de Mortone in the sum of 73*s*. 4*d*.; to be paid, viz.,
13*s*. 4*d*. at the Feast of All Saints, 40*s*. at Christmas, and 20*s*.
at the Purification following, &c.; and unless, &c.

## Folio 98 b [facieinversa.] (xliij b).

*cognicio*.

*Rogeri fil' Humfridi*.

iij*d*.

Saturday before the Feast of St. Edward, K. [13 Oct.],
3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309], came Roger, son of Humphrey de
London, and acknowledged himself bound to Ralph de Blida,
"seler," in the sum of 30*s*.; to be paid, viz., 10*s*. at the Feast
of All Saints, and 20*s*. at Christmas, &c.

(Cancelled because the said Ralph afterwards came and acknowledged satisfaction.)

*cognicio*.

v*d*.

The same day came Henry de Essex, tailor, and acknowledged himself bound to Geoffrey de Litlyngton in the sum of
46*s*. 8*d*.; to be paid on Sunday before the Feast of SS. Simon
and Jude, &c.

*cognicio*.

xvj*d*.

Thursday after the above Feast came Andrew Godard, pepperer, and acknowledged himself bound to Remund de Cambi Clauso, merchant of Montpellier, in the sum of £8; to be paid at the Feast of All Saints, &c. And be it known that the aforesaid Remund has a letter obligatory of the said Andrew, and covenants to give it up after payment of the debt And the said Remund puts in his place Roger de Fostone to receive the money, &c.

*cognicio*.

xix*d*.

The following Friday came Reginald de Thunderle and
acknowledged himself bound to Arnald de Cornwall, Stephen
Bartholomei, Bertrand de St. Pierre, merchants of Gascony,
and Gerard Dorgoil, citizen of London, in the sum of £9 7*s*. 8*d*.;
to be paid at the Feast of St. Hillary, &c.

*cognicio*.

viij*d*.

Saturday the Feast of St. Luke [18 Oct.] came Gilbert de
Tauntone, saddler, and acknowledged himself bound to Master
Hugh Tripaci and others, executors of Ralph de Staunford, in
the sum of £4; to be paid by quarterly instalments of 20*s*.,
commencing at Christmas. The said Hugh and his coexecutors
put in their place Robert de Dittone to receive the money, &c.

*cognicio*.

xj*d*.

The following Thursday came Ralph, son of Roger le Ferour, and acknowledged himself bound to Roger Harold, draper, in the sum of 8 marks; to be paid by annual instalments of 2 marks, and unless, &c.

*cognicio*.

iij*d*.

The next day came Roger le Plomer and acknowledged
himself bound to Hugh de Wautham and his coexecutors of
Hugh Pourte in the sum of 30*s*.; to be paid, viz., one moiety
at the Feast of All Saints and the other at Easter, &c.

*cognicio*.

xij*d*.

Monday the eve of SS. Simon and Jude [28 Oct.] came
Ralph de Abenhale before the Mayor and Chamberlain and
acknowledged himself bound to Nicholas Turgys in the sum of
9 marks 6*s*. 8*d*.; to be paid within fifteen days from Sunday
next. The said Ralph places as security in the hands of the
Chamberlain three pieces of cloth, viz., one of mixed (*de mixto*)
and two rayed (*stragulatos*
(fn. 7) ). The said Nicholas puts in his
place John de Hamme, senior, woolmonger, to receive the
money, &c.

*cognicio*.

xj*d*.

The following Wednesday came John le Kyng, butcher, and
acknowledged himself bound to John de Grenewych in the sum
of 105*s*.; to be paid, viz., 40*s*. at the Purification, and 65*s*. on
the first Sunday in Lent, &c.; and unless, &c.

## Folio 98 [facieinversa.] (xliij).

*cognicio*.

x*d*.

Friday the eve of All Saints [1 Nov.], 3 Edward II.
[A.D. 1309], came John de Hortone, butcher, and acknowledged
himself bound to the same in the sum of 100*s*.; to be paid, viz.,
one moiety at the Purification and the other on the first Sunday
in Lent, &c.

*cognicio*.

xj*d*.

Saturday before the Feast of St. Martin [11 Nov.] came
Geoffrey le Chapman de Sopereslane and acknowledged himself
bound to Gregory de Stebenhuthe in the sum of 106*s*. 8*d*.;
to be paid, viz., one moiety at the Feast of St. Gregory and the
other in the octave of Easter, &c.

*cognicio*.

xij*d*.

Monday after the same Feast came John de Berdefeld and acknowledged himself bound to Peter de Burdeux "de Sancto Leverado" (fn. 8) and Menald de la Porte, merchant of Gascony, his valet, in the sum of £6; to be paid on Monday after the Feast of St. Lucia, V., &c.

*cognicio*.

xx*d*.

Tuesday the Feast of St. Katherine, V. [25 Nov.], came Peter Adrian and acknowledged himself indebted to James le Joevene and William his brother, and Emeric Clausade, merchant "de Fontibus," and "Dortetto" de Siries and their fellows in the sum of £10; to be paid at the Feast of St. Bartholomew next, &c.

*cognicio*.

vij*d*.

Wednesday after the Feast of St. Andrew [30 Nov.] came Thomas de Wyntertone, tailor, and Geoffrey de Notyngham, skinner, and acknowledged themselves jointly and severally bound to Sir Ralph de Hengham in the sum of 5 marks; to be paid at Michaelmas, &c.

*cognicio*.

ij*d*.

The same day came John Caperoun, sergeant, and acknowledged himself bound to Ralph le Balauncer in the sum of 20*s*.;
to be paid at Easter, &c.

*cognicio*.

ij*d*.

Friday the eve of St. Nicholas [6 Dec.] came Thomas de
Kent, saddler, and acknowledged himself bound to Geoffrey
de Lytlington in the sum of 24*s*.; to be paid at the
Epiphany, &c.

*cognicio*.

x*d*.

Wednesday after the Feast of Conception B. M. [8 Dec.]
came William le Coffrer and acknowledged himself bound to
William de Waltham in the sum of 100*s*.; to be paid at the
Purification, &c.

*condonatur per Maior' ad instanc' J. de Wenegrave*.

Saturday the Feast of St. Lucia, V. [13 Dec.], came Roger
"le Graunt Barber" before the Mayor, Aldermen, and Chamberlain, and acknowledged himself bound to Robert Motoun in the
sum of £16 18*s*.; to be paid at the Purification, &c.

(Afterwards, viz., on Friday after Ash Wednesday, anno
3 Edward II., the said Robert came before the Chamberlain and
appointed William de Leyre his attorney to receive the sum of
£9 4*s*. 8*d*., being arrears of the above sum of £16 18*s*., and to
restore to the aforesaid Roger a certain writing of the debt
when paid, &c.)

## Folio 97 b [facieinversa.] (xlij b).

*cognicio*.

x*d*.

Saturday the Feast of St. Lucia, V. [13 Dec.], 3 Edward II.
[A.D. 1309], came Petronilla Box before the Mayor, Aldermen,
and Chamberlain, and acknowledged herself bound to Thomas
de Langar (Laugar ?) in the sum of £4 13*s*. 4*d*.; to be paid at
the Purification, &c.

*cognicio*.

vj*d*.

The same day came William Randolf, woolmonger, before
the same and acknowledged himself bound to Robert de Torkeseie, barber, in the sum of 60*s*.; to be paid, viz., one moiety at
the Purification and the other at Easter, &c.

*cognicio*.

*nil quia clericus Maioris*.

Monday the morrow of St. Thomas, Ap. [21 Dec.], came Walter de Cicestre before the same and acknowledged himself bound to Richard de Croftone in the sum of 16 marks; to be paid at Easter, &c.

(Cancelled because satisfaction acknowledged.)

*cognicio*.

xij*d*.

Saturday after the Epiphany [6 Jan.], 3 Edward II.
[A.D. 1309-10], came Richard Gentilcors, John de Eynesham, and Hervey de Bury, skinners, before the Chamberlain
and acknowledged themselves jointly and severally bound to
Elena de Pykerynge on behalf of Stephen de Dunstaple, skinner,
in the sum of 116*s*. 6*d*.; to be paid, viz., one moiety at the
Purification and the other at the Feast (*ad festum*) of *Carmprivium*, &c.

*cognicio*.

v*d*.

The same day came Simon le Taverner de Alegate and
acknowledged himself bound to John de Hanyfeld, taverner, in
the sum of 46*s*. 8*d*.; to be paid, viz., one moiety at Easter and
the other at Midsummer, &c.

Tuesday the Feast of St. Hillary [13 Jan.] came Walter le
Vynour, butcher, before the Mayor, Aldermen, and Chamberlain and acknowledged himself indebted to Richard de
Gloucestre, Alderman, in the sum of £6; to be paid, &c. [*sic*];
and unless, &c.

*cognicio*.

xx*d*.

Wednesday the morrow of SS. Fabian and Sebastian [20 Jan.] came Richard Deneneys (Deveneys ?), armourer, before the Chamberlain and acknowledged himself bound to Robert de Herteford, valet of Richard de Caumpes, in the sum of £10; to be paid, viz., one moiety at Easter and the other at Pentecost, &c.

*cognicio*.

*nil quia Aldermannus*.

Friday after the octave of St. Hillary [13 Jan.] came Jordan de Langeleghe before the Mayor, Aldermen, and Chamberlain, and acknowledged himself bound to John de Wengrave, Alderman, in the sum of £35; to be paid at Pentecost, &c.

*cognicio*.

v*s*.

Wednesday after the Feast of Conversion of St. Paul [25 Jan.] came Petronilla, late wife of Thomas Box, before the Chamberlain and acknowledged herself bound to Wymund Brother in the sum of £30; to be paid at Michaelmas, &c.

*cognicio*.

ix*d*.

Friday before the Purification B. M. [2 Feb.] came William
Leschild, one of the executors of Ralph le Cheverelmongere,
and acknowledged himself bound to Hugh de Wilecestre,
skinner, in the sum of £4 10*s*.; to be paid at Easter, &c.

## Folio 97 [facieinversa.] (xlij).

*nil solvit auia camerar'*.

Friday before the Purification B. M. [2 Feb.], 3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309-10], came Richard de Wirehale, Alderman, and acknowledged himself bound to Richard Potrel in the sum of £24; to be paid, viz., £12 at St. Botolph's Fair; and £12 at St. Edward's Fair; and unless, &c.

(Whereof 10 marks paid. Cancelled because paid.)

*cognicio*.

xv*d*.

Tuesday the Feast of St. Blase [3 Feb.] came Walter Lucas,
baker, residing in St. Botolph Lane towards Billyngesgate,
before the Chamberlain and acknowledged himself bound to
John de Dyttone, cornmonger, in the sum of £7 10*s*.; to be paid
by weekly instalments of 4*s*., commencing on Sunday after the
Purification, until, &c.

*cognicio*.

xxv*d*.

Tuesday the morrow of the octave of the Purification B. M.
[2 Feb.] came the above Walter and acknowledged himself
bound to Robert Box in the sum of £12 13*s*. 4*d*.; to be paid by
weekly instalments of half a mark, commencing on Sunday
next.

*cognicio*.

xj*d*.

Wednesday after the above octave came Robert de Dodeford and William de Segrave and acknowledged themselves
jointly and severally bound to John Hauteyn in the sum of 113*s*.;
to be paid, viz., 40*s*. at Easter and Midsummer, and 33*s*. at the
following Michaelmas, &c.

*cognicio*.

*nil quia clericus Maioris*.

The next day came Robert de Keleseye before the Mayor,
Aldermen, and Chamberlain, and acknowledged himself bound
to Richard de Crofton, clerk to the Mayor, in the sum of
£4 6*s*. 8*d*.; to be paid on Sunday in mid-Lent, &c.

*cognicio*.

xij*d*.

The same day came John Note, tanner, living in More Street, before John de Wyndesore, Alderman, and the Chamberlain, and acknowledged himself bound to Thomas de Marham, tanner, in the sum of £6; to be paid at Easter, &c.

(Afterwards, viz., on Monday the Feast of SS. Peter and Paul, the said debtor came before the Chamberlain aforesaid and paid the money to Beatrix, relict and executrix of the said Thomas, and to Ralph de Wouburn her coexecutor. The debtor is therefore quit.)

*cognicio*.

xij*d*.

The same day came Thomas de Marham, tanner, before the above Alderman and the Chamberlain and acknowledged himself bound to John Baudre, tanner, in the sum of £6; to be paid at Easter, &c.

*cognicio*.

vj*d*.

Tuesday after the Feast of St. Valentine [14 Feb.] came
Thomas de Kent, saddler, and acknowledged himself bound to
Thomas de Boterwyk in the sum of 66*s*. 8*d*.; to be paid at
Pentecost, &c.

*cognicio*.

ij*s*. ij*d*.

Thursday before the Feast of St. Peter in Cathedra [22 Feb.] came Roger atte Bowe and Richard de Anesti and acknowledged themselves jointly and severally bound to Thomas de Chigewell, cordwainer, in the sum of £13; to be paid in the quinzaine of Easter next, &c.

## Folio 96 b [facieinversa.] (xlj b).

*cognicio*.

x*d*.

Wednesday the morrow of St. Matthias, Ap. [24 Feb.],
3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309-10], came Walter de Cicestre, goldsmith, and acknowledged himself bound to Thomas de Foxtone,
corder, in the sum of 100*s*.; to be paid at Midsummer, &c.

(Thereupon at the suit of the said Thomas certain goods and
chattels of the said Walter were appraised at 23*s*. 6*d*., which
the relict of the said Walter paid. And afterwards the said
Thomas acknowledged he had received of the aforesaid relict
the sum of 10*s*.)

*cognicio*.

xxij*d*.

Friday after Ash Wednesday [4 March] came Geoffrey de
Litlyngton, dyer, [and] John de Parys, "teuler," (fn. 9) and acknowledged themselves jointly and severally bound to Stephen le
Nailere in the sum of £4 and 40*d*.; to be paid on Thursday *in
Cena domini*, (fn. 10) &c.

*cognicio*.

*nil quia vic', etc*.

The next day came Thomas, son of Richard le Palmere de
Cornhulle, before the Mayor, Aldermen, and the Chamberlain,
and acknowledged himself bound to Roger le Palmere (fn. 11) in the
sum of £7 16*s*.; to be paid by quarterly instalments of 20*s*.,
commencing at Easter, until, &c. For which recognizance the
said Roger grants a general release to the said Thomas.

*cognicio*.

vij*d*.

Tuesday before the Feast of St. Gregory [12 March] came Ralph de Beverley, clerk, and acknowledged himself indebted to Simon de Hakeneye in the sum of 5 marks; to be paid at Michaelmas, and unless, &c.

*et nil dat quia feod' condonatur per Maiorem, etc*.

Friday after the same Feast came Anabilla, late wife of Geoffrey de Bek, before the Mayor, Aldermen, and the Chamberlain, and acknowledged herself indebted to Master William de Bristou in the sum of £8; to be paid at the Annunciation B. M., &c.

*cognicio*.

v*d*.

Wednesday the Feast of St. Edward, K., in Lent [18 March],
came John le Verrer de Candelwykestrete before the Chamberlain and acknowledged himself indebted to Thomas de Arcubus
in the sum of 4 marks; to be paid, viz., 20*s*. at Easter, 1 mark
at Midsummer, and 20*s*. at Michaelmas, &c.

*nil quia clerius Camere*.

Tuesday the eve of the Annunciation B. M. [25 March] came Richard Doche, mercer, and acknowledged himself indebted to Hugh de Waltham, clerk, in the sum of £16; to be paid at Easter, &c.

*cognicio*.

*R. de Beverlaco clerici*.

iiij*s*. ij*d*.

Friday, 3 April, came William de York, Robert de Gloucestre,
goldsmiths, and John le Mazerer, seller of cups (*venditor ciphorum*),
and acknowledged themselves jointly and severally indebted to
Ralph de Beverley, clerk, in the sum of £25; to be paid at the
Purification, &c.

(Cancelled because the said Ralph came before the Chamberlain and acknowledged satisfaction.)

*cognicio*.

*nil quia rec' Ald'ro*.

The same day came Gilbert Ladde, "armurer," and acknowledged himself indebted to Nicholas Pycot, Alderman, in the sum of 8 marks; to be paid at Michaelmas, &c.

*Quere plures recogniciones de anno iij° infra ubi folium billat' ad
tale signum X *. (fn. 12)

## Footnotes

1 | A blank space left in the MS. Although no mention of any other child than William and Margaret occurs in the will of Walter de Finch ingfeld, "junior" (presumably the Alderman), enrolled in the Court of Husting, we find the will of "Albric" de Finchingfeld, son of the Alderman, enrolled, in which Margaret his sister and Johanna his mother are mentioned. See 'Cal. of Wills, Court of Husting, London,' i. 193, 214. |

2 | Bromley-by-Bow (?). |

3 | Kimbolton (?). |

4 |
Vide supra, p. 10, note 3. |

5 | The Petit Pont of Paris was famous in the twelfth century for a school established by one of the Englishmen of learning who then frequented the University of Paris, and who derived from it his name of Adam du Petit Pont See Wright's 'Vocabularies,' p. 103, note 2. |

6 | Cf. Bernard Jon de "Rue Maiour"
(supra, p. 32). Where this "greater
street" was situate we are left to conjecture; probably at Bordeaux. |

7 | Or striped. |

8 | St. Livrade, near Villeneuve-sur-Lot. |

9 | Tiler; maker of tiles. |

10 | Maundy Thursday. |

11 | One of the Sheriffs. |

12 | The recognizances are continued on fo. 109 b. |

Folios 90 - 96

Folios 109 - 101b; 109b