Sessions, 1613
18 and 19 May

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William Le Hardy (editor)

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1935

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87-116

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'Sessions, 1613: 18 and 19 May', County of Middlesex. Calendar to the sessions records: new series, volume 1: 1612-14 (1935), pp. 87-116. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=82308 Date accessed: 20 September 2014.


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Sessions of the Peace and Gaol Delivery, 18 and 19 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].

SESSIONS ROLL.

Recognizances of:—

2 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Thomas Sharpe of Uxbridge, yeoman, and John — of the same, shoemaker, for Henry Bach [Bache] of the City of Oxford, co. Oxon, gentleman, to answer concerning His Majesty's peace; and for Edward Smythe of the same, gentleman, to keep the peace.
Sess. Roll 521/1.
Sess. Reg. 1/617.

29 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Willgefer [Wilgever] Cravens [Gravenor] of Cow Cross, St. Sepulchre's, spinster, John Morgaine, clothworker, and Richard Wood, leather-dresser, both of the same, for the said Willgefer for stealing 27d. in money out of the pocket of "a poore cunterye Man"; and of Grace Tonge [Tongue] of the same, spinster, Richard Leache of High Holborn, St. Andrew's, powder-maker, and John Tedder of Smithfield Bar, St. Sepulchre's, butcher, for the said Grace for the like.
The said Wilgever delivered by proclamation.
Sess. Roll 521/3, 4.
Sess. Roll 522/250.
G.D.R. 1/222, 226d.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Phyllis Turner alias Welche, wife of Thomas Turnor of Stepney, yeoman, Henry Hewlett, bricklayer, and Edmund True, labourer, both of the same, for the said Phyllis for felony, charged by John Gouldene [Gouldine] of Hog Lane, Stepney, turner; and of the said John to give evidence against the said Phyllis.
Sess. Roll 521/5, 13.
G.D.R. 1/222.

3 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Dorothy, wife of Thomas Williams of Cow Cross, St. Sepulchre's, labourer, Theophilus Griffine, scrivener, Richard Gwilliamson and John Jenkins, labourers, all of the same, for the said Dorothy, taken upon suspicion of felony with a bag of iron by the constable of Turnmill Street.
Sess. Roll 521/7.
G.D.R. 1/222.

17 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Margaret, wife of Thomas Wilcocks [Wilcoxe] of Chick Lane in St. Sepulchre's, tailor, Simon Humfrey of Charterhouse Lane in the same, tailor, and William Morris of the same, feltmaker, for the said Margaret, charged with stealing a gold ring and other parcels by Thomas Ray of Norton Folgate, St. Botolph's-without-Bishopsgate, tailor; and of the said Thomas Ray to give evidence.
Sess. Roll 521/8, 14.
G.D.R. 1/222.

18 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Jane, wife of Robert Laythorpe [Laythroppe] of St. James', Clerkenwell, gentleman, Nicholas Hardinge of St. John Street, shoemaker, and the said Robert, for the said Jane, charged to have cozened Jeffery Elder with a false ring; and of Joan, wife of Edmund Duffill [Duffell] of St. James', Clerkenwell, yeoman, Richard West of Golding Lane, St. Giles', scrivener, and the said Edmund for the said Joan, charged to have cozened Jeffery Dussill [sic] with a false ring.
Both to appear at the Gaol Delivery for the City of London.
Sess. Roll 521/9, 10.
G.D.R. 1/222.

7 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Richard Cripste of St. Mary Matfellon, butcher, Robert Flann of St. Mary Staining, yeoman, and Richard Marsey of Garlick Hill, fruiterer, to give evidence against Elizabeth Hills for felony.
The said Elizabeth delivered by proclamation.
Sess. Roll 521/11.
G.D.R. 1/220d.

11 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Newman of the Poultry, gilder, to give evidence against John Holcome for picking a purse.
The said Holcome delivered by proclamation.
Sess. Roll 521/12.
G.D.R. 1/220d.

7 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
William Collins of Edmonton husbandman, Henry Brand of the same, husbandman, and Martin Kelley of St. Botolph's-withoutBishopsgate, blacksmith, for the said William for most vilely abusing Mr. Doctor Woodhowse.
Sess. Roll 521/15.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

4 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Roger Hunte of Fleet Street, St. Bride's, cutler, William Cowet of Chick Lane, horner, and Jerome Barlowe of Long Lane, tailor, for the said Roger for "keepinge at Bowlinge Allies and will not keepe from hence nor take noe warninge."
Sess. Roll 521/16.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

4 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
David Wager of Old Street, St. Giles' [without-Cripplegate], shoemaker, Nicholas Emes of the same, labourer, and Lawrence Downinge of St. Katherine's, silkweaver, for the said David for lying at the Bowling Alley playing at unlawful games and for other misdemeanours, being taken as a vagrant.
Sess. Roll 521/17.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

29 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Ann Bartlett of St. Sepulchre's, widow, John Norton of Cow Cross, porter, Anthony Bursett, cook, and Geoffrey Emes, gardener, both of the same, for the said Ann to keep the peace towards Margery Theames.
Sess. Roll 521/18.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

11 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Mary, wife of George Cawson of Whitecross Street, St. Giles', victualler, John Jones of St. Giles'-without-Cripplegate, cordwainer, and Edward Becke of Turnmill Street, victualler, for the said Mary for harbouring whores in her house and for other misdemeanours.
Sess. Roll 521/19.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

14 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Ann, wife of Thomas Swinnerton of St. James', Clerkenwell, gentleman, William Sharpe, labourer, and Henry Guy, silk-weaver, both of the same, for the said Ann to appear; and of the said William and Henry for Jane Hill of the same, widow, to appear; and of the said William and Henry for John Boulsone of the same, tailor, for harbouring whores in his house and for keeping company with lewd suspected women.
Sess. Roll 521/20, 21, 22.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

15 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Lawrence Nyblett of St. Martin's-le-Vintry, dyer, and Thomas Smithe of St. Peter's, Cornhill, hosier, for John Brooke of East Smithfield, yeoman, to appear, required upon oath by Sydrack Brooke.
Sess. Roll 521/23.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

21 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Barvoore of St. Andrew's, Holborn, tailor, to give evidence against Nicholas Lomley [Lumley] for felony.
The said Nicholas delivered by proclamation.
Sess. Roll 521/24.
G.D.R. 1/220d.

5 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Clarke of St. Giles'-without-Cripplegate, brewer, for Matthew Kerby [Kirbye] of Whitechapel, victualler, for abusing and offering violence to Aaron Holland, constable at Clerkenwell, in the execution of his office.
Sess. Roll 521/26.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

29 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Edmond Reignoldes of St. Giles'-without-Cripplegate, saddler, John Partricke of Whitechapel, labourer, and John Nickolls of St. Michael's, Bassishawe, tailor, for John Carter of St. Giles' aforesaid, victualler, charged with divers misdemeanours upon the information of George Pynder.
The said John Carter delivered by proclamation.
Sess. Roll 521/27.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.
G.D.R. 1/218.

19 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Richard Walker of St. Giles'-without-Cripplegate, porter, John Yewyn, porter, William Hatton, tailor, and Richard Chambers, paviour, all of the same, for John Foyle of the same, tailor, for wounding John Lacy [Lacye] in the arm with a knife.
Sess. Roll 521/28.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

15 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Morgan of St. James', Clerkenwell, carpenter, and John Wright of the same, shoemaker, for James Batty [Battye] of the same, butcher, and for Elizabeth Morton [Moreton] of the same, spinster, to be of good behaviour.
Sess. Roll 521/29.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

6 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Grastoke of St. Michael-le-Querne, merchant-tailor, and William Tod of St. Bride's, cutler, for John Wharton of St. Leonard's, Shoreditch, clothworker, charged to be a common harbourer of lewd people and women great with child to the charge of the parish.
Sess. Roll 521/30.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

11 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Ashton of St. Sepulchre's, chandler, and Thomas Robertes of the same, gardener, for William Somers of St. George's, Southwark, co. Surrey, shoemaker, for cheating Richard Allen of 21s.
Sess. Roll 521/31.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

11 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Lewis Jones of St. Clement Danes, shoemaker, and Henry Nicholls of St. James', Clerkenwell, shoemaker, for John Chapman of the same, tailor, for cheating Joseph Dodrige [Dodridge] of 14s.
Sess. Roll 521/32.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

22 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Thomas Brant of Greenwich, co. Kent, yeoman, and William Brant of Great Stanmore, yeoman, for Henry Brant [Brent] of the same, husbandman, to prosecute his traverse upon an indictment for assaulting and striking Benjamin Strike [Straker], the constable of King Street in Westminster.
Sess. Roll 521/33.
Sess. Reg. 1/604, 611.
G.D.R. 1/218d.
P.R.B. 1/21.

17 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Matthew Cooker of Whitechapel, porter, to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/34.
Sess. Reg. 1/616.

20 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Edward Mayes of St. Katherine's, sailor, and John Howell of Whitechapel, blacksmith, for the said Edward for cheating.
Sess. Roll 521/35.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

25 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Ralph Elcocks [Elcockes] of Ratcliffe, glover, John Lane of Wapping, sailor, and John Knight of East Smithfield, cook, for the said Ralph for abusing the bailiff and rescuing a prisoner.
Sess. Roll 521/36.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

18 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Kite of Cripplegate, perfumer, Edward Fisher of Bishopsgate, clothworker, and Richard Allis of Puddle Wharf, tailor, for the said John to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/37.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

20 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Arthur Hoskom [Hoskins, Hoskin] of St. Dunstan's-in-the-West, sugar-baker, and Walter Joanes of St. Botolph's-without-Aldgate, tailor, for the said Arthur, charged to be taken late by the watch in suspicious places.
Sess. Roll 521/38.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

13 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Richard Harris of Whitechapel, silkweaver, and William Wheeler of the same, cooper, for the said Richard to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/39.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

25 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Garrett Leimaghe [Lemage] of St. Olave's, Southwark, gentleman, Hugh Atwell and Thomas More of Stepney, gentleman, for the said Garrett to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/40.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

14 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Poole and William Bedie of St. Katherine's, feltmakers, for Margaret, wife of Thomas Ward [Warde] of the same, to answer.
Sess. Roll 521/41.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

2 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Lawson of Trinity Lane, clothworker, and Francis Smith of the same, merchant, for Richard Browne of the same, clothworker, for beating and abusing Theodore Hanley and William Day [Daye], constables of Turnmill Street, upon May Day last, in the execution of their office.
Sess. Roll 521/42.
Sess. Reg. 1/617.

5 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Daniel Chute of St. James', Clerkenwell, gentleman, and John Fall of St. Andrew's, Holborn, merchant-tailor, for George Capcott [Copcott] of Clerkenwell, gentleman, to keep the peace.
Sess. Roll 521/43.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

24 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Whately of Uxbridge, wheelwright, and Thomas Tytnoll of Hillingdon, bricklayer, for Peter Fletcher of Uxbridge, labourer, to be of good behaviour.
Sess. Roll 521/44.
Sess. Reg. 1/617.

13 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Allan Harper of Southwark, co. Surrey, carpenter, and William Bennett of Westminster, chandler, for Richard Pearson [Pierson] of Beaconsfield, co. Buckingham, yeoman, for stealing a gown belonging to Thomas Denne, esquire; and of Nicholas Osborne of the Inner Temple, gentleman, to give evidence against the said Richard.
Sess. Roll 521/45.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

5 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Reynoldes of St. Sepulchre's [Stepney], tailor, Melchior Holland and Thomas Farmer of the same, tailors, for the said Robert to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/46.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

28 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Henry White of Stepney, yeoman, Philip Richardson, cook, and Peter Jeninges, husbandman, both of the same, all to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/47.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

23 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Henry Fossett of Chelsea, victualler, Thomas Wyatt, yeoman, and Henry Ashen, blacksmith, both of the same, for the said Henry Fossett and Dorothy his wife, both charged with felony by Edward Horne of the same, labourer, and to keep the peace towards the said Edward and his wife; and of the said Edward to give evidence against the said Henry and Dorothy Fossett.
Sess. Roll 521/48, 141.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

21 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Christiana Wrath [Wrathe] of Ratcliffe, spinster, John Bright of Shoreditch, yeoman, and Robert Kinge of Ratcliffe Highway, yeoman, for the said Christiana for her misdemeanours; and of Katherine Crane of Ratcliffe Highway, spinster, Randall Brenton of Shadwell, gentleman, and the said Robert for the said Katherine for her misdemeanours; and of Agnes Cooke of Shadwell, spinster, William Daniell of Ratcliffe, yeoman, and the said Robert for the said Agnes for her misdemeanours.
Sess. Roll 521/49, 86, 87.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

13 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Gawen Rowse of St. Dominic, co. Cornwall, gentleman, Thomas Needes of Ratcliffe, feltmaker, and Charles Harte of Fetter Lane, gentleman, for the said Gawen for drunkenness and breach of the peace.
Sess. Roll 521/50.
Sess. Reg. 1/613.

4 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Elizabeth, wife of Thomas Beecher [Becher] of Dover, co. Kent, yeoman, to give evidence against Christiana Johnson of Knockfergus, spinster, for the picking of her purse in the time of divine service.
The said Christiana delivered by proclamation.
Sess. Roll 521/51.
G.D.R. 1/220d.

2 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Bernard Sparrowe of Kingston-on-Thames, yeoman, to give evidence against Elizabeth Harington and Elizabeth Retye [?].
Sess. Roll 521/52.

30 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Thomas Larchine of Stanwell, and Reynold Bagford of Bedfont, yeomen, to give evidence against Henry Browne of Uxbridge, yeoman, for stealing sheep; and of John Browne of Feltham, and Thomas Spicer of Ashford, yeomen, for the said Henry to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/56, 57.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

28 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Gammon of Westminster, yeoman, to give evidence against Thomas England for felony.
The said Thomas delivered by proclamation.
Sess. Roll 521/58.
G.D.R. 1/220d.

19 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
James Torado [Tiradoe] and Andrew Sharpe of St. Clement Danes, gentlemen, for the said James, accused to have two wives now living.
Sess. Roll 521/63.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

2 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
George Clovell of West Hanningfield, co. Essex, gentleman, John Bramstoone of the Middle Temple, esquire, and William Bramstoone of Boreham, co. Essex, gentleman, for the said George, charged upon suspicion of a robbery.
Sess. Roll 521/64.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

16 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Thomas Roberts of Mile End, oatmealman, Thomas Mowlde, cowkeeper, and Henry Williams, labourer, both of the same, for Mary, wife of the said Thomas Roberts, to keep the peace towards Thomas Ratcliffe of the same, porter, and Isabel his wife, "for diverse quarrels and iarres betwixt them;" and of the said Thomas and Isabel Ratcliffe to keep the peace towards the said Thomas and Mary Roberts, "for diverse misdemeanors and greevances."
Sess. Roll 521/65, 66.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

13 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Pullin of St. Botolph's-without-Aldgate, collier, William Stagge of Rosemary Lane, porter, and John Flundas of the same, drayman, for the said John Pullin to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/67.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.

15 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Thomas Holte, servant to Hugh Warden of Norcott, gentleman, Robert Coombes, blacksmith, and Benedict M—, labourer, both of the same, for the said Thomas for setting a ladder to the window of a dwelling-house and attempting thereby to take young pigeons thence in the night time, or otherwise to have thereby stolen goods out of the said window.
Sess. Roll 521/68.
Sess. Reg. 1/617.

19 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Hange, servant to Thomas Leighton of Thecknam Lodge, co. Worcester, gentleman, to give evidence against Henry Thomas of Barbon in St. Claynes, co. Worcester, gentleman, for shooting his pistol at William Coward [Conarde, Connarde], gentleman, and wounding him in the face; and of the said Henry, Edward Thomas of London, gentleman, his brother, and George Sparkes of the same, merchant-tailor, for the said Henry to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/69, 82.
Sess. Reg. 1/618.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

18 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Raven of St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, shoemaker [cordwainer], Andrew White, victualler, and James White, cutter, both of the same, for the said John to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/70.
Sess. Reg. 1/604, 618.

3 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Kempe of Chipping Wycombe, co. Buckingham, gentleman, and Edmund Smith of the City of Oxford, co. Oxon, gentleman, for the said Edmund to answer, touching his Majesty's peace.
Sess. Roll 521/71.

9 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Henry Edlynn of Pinner, yeoman, for William Pratt of the same, labourer, for selling drink in his house without licence.
Handed over further in bail to Thomas Birde, husbandman, and Robert Wayland, shoemaker, both of the same.
Sess. Roll 521/72.
Sess. Reg. 1/617, 620.

21 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Thomas Flunder [Flenders] of St. Sepulchre's, hackneyman, Matthew Course, silkweaver, and John Elmes, tailor, both of the same, for the said Thomas for abusing Joan, wife of Rowland Weaver, in Field Lane.
Sess. Roll 521/73.
Sess. Reg. 1/578, 616.

4 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Greene of St. Bride's, —, and Francis Clement of St. Dunstan's-in-the-West, gentleman, for Anthony Cosbye of London, tailor, to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/74.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

19 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Jane, wife of John Russell of Westminster, gardener, Randall Gyll, skinner, and Edward Allen, —, both of the same, for the said Jane to keep the peace towards Margery, wife of — Pierce of the same, gardener.
Sess. Roll 521/75.
Sess. Reg. 1/617.

8 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
William Whaley of London, innholder, to give evidence against William Boonas, yeoman, for felony.
Sess. Roll 521/76.

6 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Elizabeth Clarke, servant to Thomas Underwood of Clerkenwell, gentleman, to give evidence against Philip Jones for felony.
Sess. Roll 521/79.

13 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
William Tuckey of Cranford, yeoman, to prosecute Agnes Clarke for wilfully setting his outhouse on fire.
Respited to prison without bail.
Sess. Roll 521/81.
G.D.R. 1/220d.

11 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Hatfield of Shadwell, yeoman, John Browne of Ratcliffe, yeoman, and Thomas Hatfeild of [blank] co. Derby, yeoman, for the said Robert for victualling without licence.
Sess. Roll 521/84.
Sess. Reg. 1/613.

23 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Pratt of Wapping, victualler, Philip Barnes of Wapping Wall, brewer, and Anthony Gowinge of Shadwell, sailor, for the said John for victualling without licence.
Sess. Roll 521/85.
Sess. Reg. 1/613.

5 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Aston of Cow Cross, St. Sepulchre's, draper, John Bingley of St. Botolph's-without-Aldersgate, wool-winder, and Roger Sutton of Cow Cross aforesaid, yeoman, for the said John Aston, suspected to be a pick-pocket and to have picked the pocket of John Thomas [Thompson] of Christ Church, cook; and of the said John Thompson to give evidence.
John Aston came and was committed because indicted in London.
Sess. Roll 521/88, 90.
G.D.R. 1/222.

4 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Elizabeth Fettiplace of Field Lane, St. Andrew's, spinster [widow], Geoffrey Rawlins of the same, stationer [of St. Martin's-le-Grand, shoemaker], Ralph Shawe of Fleet Lane, St. Bride's, cutler, and Thomas Lawrence of the same, cutler, for the said Elizabeth for felony, charged by John Savage [Savadge] of Finsbury, yeoman; and of the said John to give evidence.
Sess. Roll 521/89, 91.
Sess. Reg. 1/601.
G.D.R. 1/222

11 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Hughes of the county of Warwick, yeoman, John Bruer of the City of Leicester, blacksmith, and Edward Parker of the county of Warwick, yeoman, all to give evidence against Richard Neale for stealing a purse.
The said Richard delivered by proclamation.
Sess. Roll 521/93.
G.D.R. 1/220d.

18 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
George Smyth of Turnmill Street, St. James', Clerkenwell, feltmaker, John Jones of St. Katherine's, feltmaker, and William Jenkins of Bridewell, feltmaker, for the said George for receiving and harbouring whores in his house.
Sess. Roll 521/95.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

12 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
George Strickland of St. Leonard's, Shoreditch, dyer, and Richard Taylor of Finsbury, pumpmaker, for the said George for being taken late in the night, and for other misdemeanours he committed.
Sess. Roll 521/96.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

21 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Michael Harrice [Harris] of Shoe Lane, St. Andrew's, yeoman, for being taken late in the watch in the night, and being suspected to be a common night-walker.
Sess. Roll 521/97.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Doddesworth of Crooked Lane, St. Margaret's, cheesemonger, Isaac Saull of Littlewest Street, St. Alban's, London, cheesemonger, and John Yearington of St. Margaret's, New Fish Street, cheesemonger, for the said John Doddesworth for that he was taken a vagrant and playing at bowls in a bowling alley in Charterhouse Lane.
Sess. Roll 521/98.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

13 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
David Grymley of Rosemary Lane, yeoman, Thomas Farrar, baker, and Richard Cox [Coxe], chandler, both of the same, for the said David for keeping a prisoner out of gaol "a senight" after his commitment.
Sess. Roll 521/101.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.
G.D.R. 1/222.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Joseph Jaques of Nightingale Lane, labourer, Edward Bowes of Rosemary Lane, joiner, and Thomas Traherne of the same, blacksmith, for Olive, wife of John Chittleborough of the same, chandler, to appear.
Handed over further in bail to Leonard Mathewes of Whitechapel, gentleman, and Robert Man of the same, baker.
Sess. Roll 521/102.
Sess. Reg. 1/614, 620.

26 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Eaten, citizen and chandler of London, to give evidence against Paul Portis for felony.
Sess. Roll 521/104.

4 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
George Payne of St. Sepulchre's, carpenter, and John Wilson of the same, cook, for Margaret, wife of the said George, charged to have taken a purse, a gold ring, and 45s. in money out of the pocket of Richard Greene.
Sess. Roll 521/107.
G.D.R. 1/222.

29 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Richard Hill of St. Sepulchre's, yeoman, Ralph Lowe of St. Bride's, glazier, and Alice Tomas of the same, widow, for Anthony Walter of the same, silk-dyer [glazier], charged to have picked a purse and 25s. in money in it, out of the pocket of Edward Jennings.
Sess. Roll 521/108.
G.D.R. 1/222.

13 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Fisher of St. James', Clerkenwell, cordwainer, and William Knott of the same, clothworker, for Thomas Pawse of St. Giles'without-Cripplegate, fustian-weaver, for victualling without licence.
Sess. Roll 521/110.

7 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Gregory of St. James', Clerkenwell, victualler, for John Markeham and Moses Markeham of the same, gardeners, both to answer Richard Francis touching a hurt which he received by their means.
Referred to the hearing of Mr. Daye of the White House, and Mr. Barnes of St. John Street, by oath of the parties, and to stand to such end as the parties shall set down betwixt them.
Sess. Roll 521/111.
Sess. Reg. 1/614.

8 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613]
John Preist of St. Sepulchre's, tailor, and John Cob of the same, pursemaker, for George Owen of the same, butcher, to keep the peace towards William Stanly.
Sess. Roll 521/112.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

20 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Walter Kight of St. Andrew's-by-the-Wardrobe, woodmonger, Hugh Capon of St. Olave's, Southwark, co. Surrey, woodmonger, and George Hayle of St. Clement Danes, woodmonger, for Robert Lowsly [Lowsley] of St. Andrew's, Baynard's Castle, carman, for negligently letting his horse go at large whereby a young child of Robert Story was hurt with the cart; and of Edmund Cocke and Richard Holliday of All Hallows-the-Less, Thames Street, porters, for Richard Honnylove of the same, porter, for flinging a pulley in the cart of the said Robert Lowsly so negligently that he hit the cart-horse, which thereupon ran away and hurt the said child somewhat dangerously; and of John Waterworth of Islington, innholder, and John Bullet of the same, yeoman, for James Hough [Howghe], servant to the said John Waterworth, bound over touching the hurting of the said young child with the said cart.
Sess. Roll 521/113, 116, 118.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

23 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
William Elder of St. Andrew's, Holborn, yeoman, and Thomas Osmotherelawe of St. Sepulchre's, clothworker, for William Cole of the same, cook, for harbouring rogues and thieves in his house at St. John Street, as it is informed.
Sess. Roll 521/114.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Ralph Stamford of St. Andrew's, Holborn, butcher, Timothy Roundtree of St. Sepulchre's, haberdasher, and Thomas Lambe of St. Dunstan's-in-the-West, gentleman, for Elizabeth, wife of the said Ralph, for wounding Edward Johnson in the leg with a knife.
Sess. Roll 521/115.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

5 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Edward Simpson [Sympson] and Richard Pate of Tottenham, yeomen, for Stephen Simpson of the same, husbandman, to be of good behaviour.
Sess. Roll 521/117.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

22 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Ralph [Randall] Milton of St. Giles'-without-Cripplegate, labourer, for John Hughes, his servant, to answer Agnes Peake.
Sess. Roll 521/119.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

3 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Edward Ayleworth of Aylworth, co. Gloucester, esquire, and Thomas Ayleworth of Morton Hall, co. Worcester, esquire, for Edward Ayleworth of the same, gentleman, for wounding Samuel [Simon] Braye in Holborn; and of Silvester Braye of High Holborn, St. Andrew's, grocer, and Oliver Braye of Christ Church in the University of Oxford, Master of Arts, to give evidence against the said Edward for that he did stab and wound Simon Braye, no weapon being drawn.
Sess. Roll 521/120.
Sess. Roll 522/125.
G.D.R. 1/222.

19 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Hugh Jones of St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, shoemaker, and William Titerd of St. Clement Danes, cutler, for John Brankard of the same, goldsmith, touching a watch taken from the person of Mr. William Hamond, whereof the said Brankard discovered the making and marks, but now denies it.
Sess. Roll 521/121.
G.D.R. 1/222.

22 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Jenkin Morres of Westminster, cutler, and Samuel Kinge of St. James', Clerkenwell, cordwainer, for Thomas Frithe [Frythe] of Southwark, co. Surrey, haberdasher, for cheating John Wilkinson of £5 "about fower yeares sithence."
Sess. Roll 521/124.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

15 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Anthony Coalchester of St. Clement Danes, yeoman, for Peter Bagott [Baggott] of Newington, co. Surrey, yeoman; and of James Woodyate of Wapping, baker, for Frances Kitchyn [Kitchen] of the same, spinster, both charged by Thomas Sheldon to have enticed Robert Slater, his apprentice, to go from him, the said Slater carrying away with him certain money of his master's.
Sess. Roll 521/125, 126.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Thomas Preston of St. Clement Danes, cook, and Robert Burte of Little Stanmore, cordwainer, for John Courtnall of the same, collier, for tippling without licence.
Sess. Roll 521/127.
Sess. Reg. 1/615.
P.R.B. 1/242.

17 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Flint of St. Giles'-in-the-Fields, yeoman, to give evidence against Isabel Harrison alias Armstrong for felony.
Sess. Roll 521/130.

8 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Richard Day of St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, yeoman, for himself and Mary his wife to give evidence against Margaret, wife of John Jameson of the same, gentleman, for stealing 25s. in money and a piece of stuff out of the tent [sic] of the said Richard; and of Robert Jameson of the same, gentleman, and John Jameson of the same, yeoman, for the said Margaret to appear.
Sess. Roll 521/132, 134.
G.D.R. 1/222d.

21 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Ralph Rowlinson of St. Gabriel Fenchurch, goldsmith, for that he having required Mr. [Michael] Backster, one of the constables of St. Clement's, to make stay of David Hanmer for stealing a "portecue" of gold from his stall, which when the said constable had done the said Rowlinson laid "a bill of Midd." upon him and refused to prosecute his first charge.
Sess. Roll 521/135.
Sess. Reg. 1/616.

1 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Attwood [Atwood, Attwoode] of St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, draper; and of Merricke Griffin [Griffen] of the same, tailor, both to appear.
Both handed over further in bail to Gregory Westcott, innholder, and Lawrence Phillipps, victualler, both of the same.
To be removed from their office of being constables.
Sess. Roll 521/136, 137.
Sess. Reg. 1/616, 620.

20 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Fuller of St. Mary-le-Strand, gentleman, Robert Greene, saddler, and Wensley Hanmer, gentleman, both of the same, for the said Robert Fuller, charged by George Barnes to have cozened his apprentice at dice with false dice.
Sess. Roll 521/138.
Sess. Reg. 1/616.

22 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Richard Bartlett of Marylebone, yeoman, Robert Hall and William Wetherad of Paddington, yeomen, for Rose, wife of the said Richard, to keep the peace towards Wilsie Carter.
Sess. Roll 521/139.
Sess. Reg. 1/616.

11 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Francis Pegge of St. Clement Danes, haberdasher, and John Pegge of Philip Lane, haberdasher, for the said Francis for assaulting and beating Clement Baileye.
Sess. Roll 521/140.
Sess. Reg. 1/616.

2 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Thomas Brabant of St. Clement Danes, gentleman, for his contempt in going about to erect a tenement upon a new foundation in a garden adjoining upon the Covent Garden, and there digged a cellar and erected chimneys, having been often times warned by the Justices and by the Constables not to go forward with the said building.
Sess. Roll 521/143.
Sess. Reg. 1/617.

12 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Edward Baysley [Bayseley] of St. Giles'-in-the-Fields, bricklayer, Thomas Hannett, yeoman, and Edward Ashborne, baker, both of the same, for the said Edward for his contempt in building and erecting a small cottage in a backside in Oldwich Close in St. Giles' parish aforesaid, and for tiling and finishing the same in the night time, having several times been warned by the Justices and the Constables not to go forward in the said building.
Sess. Roll 521/144.
Sess. Reg. 1/617.

17 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Rose of St. Mary Magdalen's, in the City of London, carpenter, and John Ittery of St. Mary-le-Strand, farrier, for the said Robert for his contempt in erecting and setting up a tenement upon a new foundation in a backside in Oldwich Close in St. Giles'-in-theFields, having been warned not to proceed therein.
Sess. Roll 521/145.
Sess. Reg. 1/616.

Indictments of:—

28 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Richard Smart of St. Peter-ad-Vincula, gentleman, and Agnes, wife of Simon Bullocke of the same, yeoman, for an assault and battery on Margaret Hall at the same.
Trespass, to the next.
Prosecutors:—Thomas Niccolls, Francis Barnes, Robert Masterman, Stephen Duninge [deleted].
Sess. Roll 521/149.
P.R.B. 1/21.

12 February, 10 James I [A.D. 1612–13].
William Crane of Acton, yeoman, not having property to the value of £100 yearly, for shooting at and killing three pigeons with a handgun charged with gunpowder and hail-shot, at the same [for discharging a catapult].
Trespass. To the next.
Prosecutor:—Christopher Merricke.
Sess. Roll 521/150.
P.R.B. 1/21.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Richard Hutchins alias Hutchinson of St. Sepulchre's, yeoman, and Joan his wife, and Thomas Sheppard of the same [deleted], for unlawfully entering the ground and the bowling alley of Robert Blackleache at the same, and for breaking and carrying away six rods of pale and rail worth 60s. from the said alley, belonging to the said Robert.
The said Richard and Joan, a trespass. To the next.
Prosecutors:—Walter Covit, Elizabeth Covit, Francis Whitfield.
Sess. Roll 521/151.
P.R.B. 1/21.

12 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Lymborowe of High Holborn, yeoman, being the King's headborough at the same, for allowing two vagrant and mendicant persons, namely Agnes Damerell and Elizabeth Davys, to go outside his tithing without punishment.
Traversed to the next.
Prosecutors:—William Mathewes, Andrew Sanders.
Sess. Roll 521/152.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Attwood of St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, yeoman, being a King's constable at the same, for allowing fifteen vagrant and mendicant persons, namely Mary Melton, Ann Browne, Mary Duckett, Oliver Southe, Michael Thompson, Robert Toppert, Daniel Pritchell, Richard Sills, Mary Sills, John Hocke, Margaret Evans, Richard Kedforde, Francis Daniell, John Smithe, and John Horwell, to go outside his jurisdiction without punishment.
Traversed to the next.
Prosecutors:—William Mathewes, Andrew Sanders.
Sess. Roll 521/153.
P.R.B. 1/21.

27 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
William Oldham of Westminster, blacksmith, for an assault and battery on Joseph Davyes [Davies] at the same.
Fined 2s. 6d. Paid in Court.
Prosecutor:—William Sherwoode.
Sureties:—John Oldham of Westminster, blacksmith, and Hugh Kakewithe of the same, yeoman.
Sess. Roll 521/154.
Sess. Roll 522/138.
Sess. Reg. 1/625.

24 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Coverte of Charterhouse Lane, gentleman, for keeping a common bowling alley at the same, and allowing the King's liege people to play at bowls there.
To the next.
Prosecutor:—Leonard Richardson.
Sess. Roll 521/155.
P.R.B. 1/21.

1 September, 10 James I [A.D. 1612].
Jonas [Jonathan] Sturdeford [Sturdiforde] of Cow Cross, tailor, for assaulting Philip Watkins of High Holborn, St. Andrew's, labourer, at Cow Cross, and stealing a cloak worth 20s. from him.
At large.
Sess. Roll 521/92, 156.
G.D.R. 1/221, 222.
P.R.B. 1/21.

23 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Reynoldes of Milford Lane, St. Clement Danes, yeoman, and Robert Marshall of the same, yeoman [deleted], for stealing a grey cloak worth £18 from Mr. Thomas Godfrey, gentleman, at the same.
Robert Reynoldes at large.
Prosecutor:—Darby Brother [Brothers] of Milford Lane, St. Clement Danes, yeoman; also to give evidence against John Jelly and James Whealer [Wheeler] of Hosier Lane, St. Sepulchre's, tailor.
The said James handed over in bail to Christopher Jennison of St. Andrew's, Holborn, tailor, and Henry Towson of Hosier Lane aforesaid, plasterer, being charged by the said Thomas Godfrey with stealing his cloak.
Sess. Roll 521/6, 94, 157.
G.D.R. 1/221, 222.

15 January, 10 James I [A.D. 1612–13].
Ann, Lady Skynner, of St. Giles'-in-the-Fields, widow, Lewis Bathon, gentleman, and [blank] his wife, John Waldran, yeoman, all of the same, Thomas Dickenson of St. James', Clerkenwell, cook, and Joan his wife, Mary Churche of St. Margaret's, Westminster, widow, Mary Sherley of the same, widow, and Robert Collins [Collyns] of St. Clement Danes, tailor; all for not repairing to church for the space of three months from the above date.
By presentation of the constables.
Proclamation made.
Sess. Roll 521/158.
P.R.B. 1/19d, 20, 21.

15 October, 10 James I [A.D. 1612].
Daniel Knowlinge of New Brentford, chandler, Drugh Lovett of High Holborn, goldsmith, Mary Gower of St. James', Clerkenwell, widow, and William Sutton of Saffron Hill, dyer, and Mary his wife, all for not repairing to church for the space of six months from the above date.
By presentment of the constables.
Proclamation made.
Sess. Roll 521/159.
P.R.B. 1/19, 20, 20d.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
William Awdeley of Ratcliffe, gardener, for stealing a brass chafer worth 10s., a brass cullender worth 12d., and fourteen pieces of pewter worth 20s. from John Stookes [Stokes, Stoakes] of St. Pancras, Soper Lane, cook, at Ratcliffe.
Acknowledges, seeks the book, reads, branded.
The said John also bound over to give evidence against Elizabeth Bascombe.
Sess. Roll 521/54, 163.
G.D.R. 1/221d, 222d.

17 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Christopher Preston of Turnmill Street, yeoman, for stealing an iron pulley called a Ram's head worth 30s. from William Fruen at the same.
Guilty, no goods, seeks the book, reads, branded.
Sess. Roll 521/164.
G.D.R. 1/221d.

8 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Burneham [Burnham] of East Smithfield, vintner [gunstockmaker], for stealing an iron stamp worth 8d. from Thomas Peycocke of the same, vintner, at the same.
Acknowledged. Petty larceny, to be whipped.
The said Thomas to give evidence against the said John for stealing divers parcels of pewter and linen.
Sureties for the said John:—Reginald Thompson of the same, gunstock-maker, and Edward Watson of St. Bartholomew's-theGreat, next West Smithfield, tailor.
Sess. Roll 521/99, 100, 165.
G.D.R. 1/221d, 222.

11 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Armesteede [Armstead], Roger Ryssell [Rosell] and John Smyth [Smithe] of St. Leonard's, Shoreditch, yeoman, for assaulting Henry Trawers [Truas, Travis] of Hoxton, yeoman, in the highway at Shoreditch, and stealing twenty-four pieces of loom-work worth 47s., a cloak of mingled colour worth 15s., a hat with a band worth 2s., two napkins worth 8d., and a hand-basket worth 4d. belonging to the said Henry.
All guilty, no goods, to be hanged.
Prosecutor:—Richard Bugge [deleted].
Sess. Roll 521/53, 166.
G.D.R. 1/221d, 222d.

16 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Philip Foote of Westminster, yeoman, for assaulting Thomas Cowlson [Coulson, Colson], at the same, and striking him on the left flank with a rapier worth 3s., so that the said Thomas instantly died.
Guilty of defending himself and not otherwise. Respited for bail; and afterwards, to wit at the Gaol Delivery of the lord the King at Newgate held for the county of Middlesex 30 June, 11 James I [A.D. 1613], the said Philip Foote pleaded the pardon of the lord the King granted to him under his Great Seal of England bearing date 19 June, 11 James I (A.D. 1613], and it is allowed him.
Prosecutor:—Joyce Amphlett.
Sess. Roll 521/167.
G.D.R. 1/221d.

20 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
William Barnewell of St. Giles'-in-the-Fields, gentleman, and Thomasine his wife, for keeping a common house of bawdry at the same.
Both guilty. Have judgment to be openly whipped at a cart's tail from the prison to their own house in the parish of St. Giles' aforesaid, and there remain for some space to the end the inhabitants may take notice of them, and from thence to the prison again, there to remain till they find sureties for their good behaviour hereafter.
Prosecutors:—Richard Adams, Walter Burton [deleted], Thomas Martyn, Edward Cooke, Robert Carey, Grane Foreman, John Gryndall [deleted], John Rowe, Edith Kendall.
The said William and Thomasine bound over in bail to John Barnewell of Gray's Inn, esquire, and Alexander Barnes of St. Giles'in-the-Fields, gentleman, to keep the peace towards John Mylles, gentleman, and his wife.
Sess. Roll 521/146, 168.
Sess. Reg. 1/616.
G.D.R. 1/221d.
P.R.B. 1/20.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Gibbes of Brentford, yeoman, for stealing five sacks worth 10d. from a man unknown at the same.
Acknowledged, to be whipped.
Prosecutor:—Thomas Simpson [Sympson] of Old Brentford, yeoman.
Sess. Roll 521/133, 169.
G.D.R. 1/221d.

30 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Jones and John Bragge of St. James', Clerkenwell, yeomen, and Thurstan Noothe [Nouthe] of the same, yeoman [deleted], for assaulting John Knighte in the highway at the same, and stealing a cloak "color deroye" worth 20s., a sword worth 16s., a pair of silk garters worth 3s., a pair of gloves worth 4d., a purse worth 2d., a jewel worth 3s. and 8s. in money out of the said purse, belonging to the said John Knighte; and for assaulting John Hownsell of Islington, gentleman, in the highway at Clerkenwell, and stealing a hat worth 4s., a jerkin of mingled colour worth 8s., and 40s. in money belonging to the said John Hownsell; and of the said Thurston, the said John Jones and John Bragge [both deleted] for assaulting Anthony Bate [Batte], gentleman, servant to Sir Henry Bartlett of Clerkenwell, Knight, in the high way at the same and stealing a cloak "color fryers graye" worth 20s., a sword worth 16s., a pair of hangers worth 4s., a felt hat of mingled colour worth 2s. 6d., three silver rings worth 13s., a gold ring worth 4s., a gold ring with a stone called a moonstone worth £3, five keys worth 5d., a pair of worsted stockings "color watche" worth 6s., a falling-band worth 2s., a pair of handcuffs worth 6d., a pair of gloves worth 6d., and a silk purse worth 3s. 4d., and 25d. in money in it, belonging to the said Anthony.
All guilty. No goods. To be hanged.
Prosecutor:—John Sheppard.
Sess. Roll 521/78, 80, 170, 171, 178.
G.D.R. 1/221, 221d.

6 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Grove of Uxbridge, yeoman, for stealing a shirt worth 3s. and a smock worth 2s. 6d. from Thomas Hobbes at the same.
Guilty to the value of 11d., no goods, to be whipped.
Sess. Roll 521/172.
G.D.R. 1/221d.

15 March, 10 James I [A.D. 1612–13].
Richard Godwyn of St. Giles'-in-the-Fields, labourer; and of William Stanton of Finchley, yeoman, for breaking into the house of William Symons [Symmons] of the same, yeoman, and for stealing nine flitches of bacon each worth 15s. from the said William Symons at the same; and of Margery, wife of Robert Davyes [Davies] of High Holborn in the same, tailor, for abetting and advising the said Richard before the said offence; and of the said Margery, and William Dawtrey of the same, gentleman, for receiving and helping the said Richard after the said offence, at the same.
The said Richard and William Stanton guilty, no goods, seek the book, read, branded; the said Richard "to be remaunded to the White Lyonn."
The said Margery not guilty. [At large]. Had been in Newgate. To find very sufficient sureties and from henceforth to keep no more an alehouse.
The said William Dawtrey at large.
Prosecutor:—Elizabeth Mungham.
Sureties for the said Margery:—Robert Lewice of High Holborn aforesaid, blacksmith, and John Edwardes of Puddle Wharf, St. Andrew's, surgeon.
The said Robert and Margery Davies bound in a writ of supersedeas, dated 28 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613], in bail to Thomas Parler of Christ Church, tailor, and the said John Edwardes. The same Robert brought in by warrant for keeping a common alehouse in Turnmill Street without licence; committed to Newgate.
Sess. Roll 519/115, 136.
Sess. Roll 521/2, 173.
Sess. Reg. 1/645.
G.D.R. 1/215d, 218d, 221d, 222.

2 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
William Clarke and William Jones of Burston next West Brentford, Hanwell, labourers, for stealing four hogs each worth 10s. from James Halley [Halye, Hawley] of Brentford, gentleman [esquire], at the same.
William Clarke acknowledges, seeks the book, reads, branded.
William Jones died in prison.
Prosecutor:—Edward Becke.
Sess. Roll 521/123, 148, 174.
G.D.R. 1/221d.

15 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Richard Leeche of Willesden, yeoman [of Wallingford, co. Berks, gardener], and William Rogers of Willesden, yeoman [of St. Neott's, co. Huntingdon, wheelwright], for stealing a ewe sheep worth 8s. from Henry Haley [Halye] of Willesden, yeoman, at the same; and for stealing five wether sheep each worth 10s. from Richard Franckley [Francklyn], esquire, at the same.
Both acknowledge, seek the book, read, branded.
Prosecutor:—William Saye [deleted].
Sess. Roll 521/60, 175, 176.
G.D.R. 1/221.

10 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Freeman of Tottenham, yeoman, for stealing a lamb worth 3s. from Thomas Bennynge at the same.
Respited because ill. Not guilty.
Prosecutor:—William Bennynge.
Sess. Roll 521/177.
G.D.R. 1/221, 221d.

14 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Alban Cooke [Coke] of Hoxton, yeoman, for assaulting John Townesend, a boy of not more than twenty years, and committing sodomy called "buggery" with him.
Not guilty.
Prosecutors:—Henry Hampson, John Geerey, Hugh Edmondes.
Sess. Roll 521/179.
G.D.R. 1/221.

16 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Robert Parrye of St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, yeoman, Anthony Kerlaye [Kerley], yeoman, Elizabeth Stoakes [Stokes], spinster, William Jones and John Heathe, yeomen, all of the same, for breaking into the house of Andrew Brigges at the same, and stealing four pairs of stockings worth 40s., belonging to Richard Tutchyll [Tutchill, Titchell] of St. Giles'-in-the-Fields, brickmaker.
The said Robert and Anthony not guilty of burglary, but guilty.
of felony, no goods, seek the book, read, branded.
The said Elizabeth, William and John not guilty.
Prosecutors:—Margaret, wife of the said Richard, George Collins.
Sess. Roll 521/122, 131, 180.
G.D.R. 1/221.

22 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Roger Pasmore of St. Giles'-without-Cripplegate, yeoman, and Godfrey Rollenson [Rawlinson] of the same, shoemaker, for stealing a pair of linen sheets worth 30s., a ruff-band worth 15s., an apron worth 7s., a purse worth 5s., a knife worth 2s. 6d., a girdle worth 2s., a pillow-beer worth 2s. 6d. and a falling-band worth 4s. belonging to Mary Boeman of the same, spinster, at the same.
Both guilty, no goods, seek the book, read, branded.
Prosecutor:—John Savage, citizen and clothworker of London. Also to prosecute William Blake.
The said William delivered by proclamation.
The said Godfrey handed over in bail to Denis Webster of St. Bride's, cutler, and Ralph Bradberry of Cherfield, co. Derby, yeoman, for stealing, together with the said Roger Pasmore, goods to the value of £3 out of the house of Griffill Marshe, widow. Also charged with felony by Elizabeth, wife of John Brocas. Is in prison and convicted.
John Hanson of Blandford, co. Dorset, embroiderer, handed over in bail to John Batty of St. Sepulchre's, farrier, for being accessory to the stealing of six pieces of "perpetuano" belonging to the said John Savage out of the house of the said Griffill.
Sess. Roll 521/25, 105, 109, 181.
G.D.R. 1/220d, 221, 222.

14 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
John Spencer of Ealing, butcher, John [Thomas] Hunter of the same [of Islington, East Smithfield], butcher, and Robert Watson of the same, butcher, for stealing twelve wether sheep each worth 12s. from Robert Tayler of Ealing, yeoman, at the same; and of Roger Stafford of Stepney, butcher, for receiving and helping them at the same; and of George Collier and John Griffithe [Griffeth] of Islington, yeomen, for stealing eight white wether sheep each worth 11s. 6d. and a black wether sheep worth 11s. 6d. from Edward Scolefielde [Scofield, Scoldfeild, Scolefeld] of Tooting Beck, co. Surrey, gentleman, at Islington; and of the said John Hunter for receiving and helping them at the same.
John Spencer, John Hunter and George Collier guilty, seek the book, read, branded. The said Hunter led to gaol.
Robert Watson, Roger Stafford and John Griffith not guilty.
Prosecutors:—Richard Turner, William Rawlins [Rawlyns] of Keeling, labourer, Philip Wall of Camberwell, co. Surrey [of Clerkenwell], yeoman.
Sureties for the said Roger Stafford:—Richard Sare, —, Thomas Cooper, butcher, and Henry —, tailor, all of —.
Sess. Roll 521/55, 61, 62, 77, 83, 182, 183.
Sess. Roll 522/250.
G.D.R. 1/221, 222d.

18 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Garrett Gardiner [Gardyner] of Cow Cross, labourer, for breaking into the house of John Rogers of St. Sepulchre's, butcher, at Cow Cross, and stealing a hat with a band worth 6s. 8d., a girdle worth 6d., and a ruff-band worth 2s. belonging to the said John.
Not guilty of burglary, guilty of felony, no goods, seeks the book, reads, branded
Sess. Roll 521/103, 184.
G.D.R. 1/221.

Coroner's Inquests:—

20 April, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Eedes. A divine visitation. Inquisition taken at the gaol of Newgate in the parish of Christ Church in the ward of Farringdon, before Robert Lawe, coroner of the City of London, on view of the body of Thomas Eedes, late prisoner in the gaol aforesaid, by the oath of William Torr, Thomas Streete, John Goade, James Broune, John Mason, Edmund Water, William Black, John Cole, John Hill, Elizeus Gryffin, Walter Webb, Walter Smith and John Bolt, who say on their oath that the aforesaid John Eedes languished for the space of three days before the taking of this inquisition of an illness called a pining sickness, and died of it by a divine visitation on 19 April 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Sess. Roll 521/161.

15 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Jones. A divine visitation. Inquisition, taken as above, on view of the body of William Jones, by the oath of Thomas Flower, William Fludd, John King, Walter Stone, Humphrey Kydd, John Nyblett, William Scott, Thomas Standishe, Ralph Newell, George Harrys, Nicholas Quest, and William Smathe, who say on their oath that the aforesaid William Jones languished for seven days of an illness called a pining sickness, and died by a divine visitation on 15 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Sess. Roll 521/162.

JURY LIST.
Henry Gray of Bromley, gentleman. Sworn.
Walter Williams of Hoxton, gentleman.
Nicholas Startupp of East Smithfield. Sworn.
Edward Motterdaye of East Smithfield. Sworn.
John Blomston of Hoxton.
John Lowe of St. John Street.
John Pytt of St. John Street.
John Mitchell of St. John Street.
Thomas Wetherley of St. John Street. Sworn.
Thomas Thorniworke of Holborn. Sworn.
Thomas Leared of Holborn. Sworn.
George Smyth of Islington.
William Barber of St. Giles'. Sworn.
William Mennell of Westminster Sworn.
James Orrell of Westminster.
Thomas Maddoxe of Westminster.
Meredith Thomas of the Strand. Sworn.
Geoffrey Pasmore of Westminster. Sworn.
John Niccolls of Hackney. Sworn.
John Reeve of Tuddington.
Thomas Hall of Tuddington. Sworn.
Richard Androwes of Twickenham.
William Chambers of Laleham.
Reginald Pigge of Ashford.
John Price of Heston.
Roger Singer of Littleton.
Thomas Pigge of Ashford.
William Burton of Fulham.
Humphrey Bumforde of Whitechapel.
John Bourne [Boorne] of East Smithfield. Sworn.
Edward Theames of East Smithfield. Sworn.
Sess. Roll 521/160.

3 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].
Jury writ, issued by Sir Thomas [Lake], Knight, for the Sessions to be held on 18 May next coming [A.D. 1613].
Endorsed by Edward Rotheram and Alexander Prescott, sheriffs.
Sess. Roll 521/185.

18 May, 11 James I [A.D. 1613].

Sessions held at Hicks Hall.

JURY LIST.
— [5 names illegible].
Thomas Ayers of —.
Edward D— of Hackney. Sworn.
William C— of Hackney. Late.
John — of Hackney. Sworn
Robert Miller of Hackney. Sworn.
Robert Anthonye of Newington
Thomas Fisher of Newington. Sworn.
Hugh Wilson of Hackney. Sworn.
William Bu—broke of Hackney. Sworn.
John Snape of Hackney. Discharged, a pauper.
Miles Proswike of Hackney.
John Mille of Hackney. Sworn.
Richard Millington of Hackney. Sworn.
John Allen of Hackney.
Thomas Swete of Hackney. A pauper.
Robert Niccolls of Hackney. A pauper.
John Boweman of Hackney. A pauper.
John Wiggins of Hackney. 40s.
Edward Gascoyne of Newington. 40s.
Richard Rowe of Newington. Sworn.
Thomas White of Newington. Sworn.
Robert Maxfeild of Newington. Sworn.
Richard Parker of Hackney.
John Perrye of Hackney.
Sess. Roll 521/186.

A.D. 1613.
Gaol Delivery Roll.
[Illegible].
Sess. Roll 521/187.

SESSIONS REGISTER. VOLUME I.

p. 611. Handed in bail to John Wetherley of Highgate, brickmaker, and Thomas Conyers of Clerkenwell, yeoman:—

Peter Benson of Kentish Town, yeoman, to prosecute his traverse with effect (and p. 620).

Handed in bail to the said John and Richard Lyllye of the same, bricklayer:—

John Ruslynge [Ruslyn] of the same, yeoman, for the like (and p. 620).

Handed in bail to Thomas Anderson and John Hawkins of the same, yeomen:—

Robert Brownell of the same, yeoman, for the like (and p. 620).

Handed in bail to the said John Ruslynge and John Hawkins:—

John Morgan of the same, yeoman, to answer for taking upon him to be a constable and was not (and p. 620).

Came and discharged:—

Michael Ungle of Wapping, ship-wright, because his savage dog bit a boy of Henry Lulham at the same.

John Pytts of Charterhouse Lane, cutler, for abusing Cordell Savill, Roland Goswell and John Smythe who were of the Jury of Annoyances, in their enquiry, with very saucy and peremptory speeches.

Came and discharged at the following sessions by the whole Court:—

John Gates of Acton, yeoman, for suffering rogues to harbour in his barn at Gunnersbury.

p. 612. Handed in bail to Robert Teeme of Sunbury, husbandman, and Edward Clarke of Littleton, yeoman:—

Henry Attfielde [Atfeilde] of Staines, yeoman, for suffering John Hill, a prisoner who was charged for stealing sheep, to escape, being delivered unto him, taken at New Brentford. To appear at the next in the meanwhile to prevent prisoners escaping (and Vol. 2, p.5).

Came and discharged, and ordered to confess his sorrow for the offence committed against the Justices before the vestry of the parish at Tuddington on Sunday next, and to bring certificate thereof at the next Sessions that he hath done it accordingly:—

Thomas Hall of Tuddington, yeoman, for his contempt in refusing to execute a warrant directed from the Justices, and for saying that "it is but in vayne to make complaynte of anythinge before them."

Handed in bail to George Smythe and Samuel Hodges of Islington, yeomen:—

Gabriel Pennell of the same, yeoman, for buggery.

Came and discharged:—

Thomas Harper of High Holborn, barber-surgeon, to give evidence against the said Gabriel.

Thomas Lougher of the same, yeoman, for the like.

Francis Seelye of Whitecross Street, yeoman, for tippling without licence.

Henry Wallis, servant to John Fitze of Richmond, co. Surrey, gentleman, to give evidence against the said Gabriel Pennell.

William Hutchens of Shoe Lane, gentleman, for the like.

p. 614. Thomas Vawse of St. Giles'-without-Cripplegate, fustianweaver, for tippling without licence. Protested that he had not kept, nor ever would keep, an alehouse.

p. 616. William Munsfelde of St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, bricklayer.

David Nicholson of Tuddington, yeoman, for not collecting the money for the Marshall[sea] according to a warrant directed unto him for the relief of the Marshall[sea] (and p. 620).

p. 617. Handed in bail to Hugh Wilkenson of Holborn, haberdasher:—

Robert Bromeley of Hanging-Sword Court in Fleet Street, bricklayer, to prosecute his plea with effect as an informer against labourers (and p.621 also G.D.R. 1/222d.)

p. 618. Came and discharged:—

Alexander Armestronge of Twickenham, confessing to be the father of a bastard child begotten upon the body of one Isabel [blank] to put in sureties to discharge the parish. Handed in bail to Amy [sic] Allen of Westminster, tailor, and Charles Bourne of St. Martin's, gentleman. Respited for better enquiry (and p. 628, 630 and Sess. Roll 522/250).

For tippling:—

Nicholas White of St. Giles'-in-the-Fields, victualler. Sureties:— Richard Collyns, cobbler, and Francis Seelye, both of the same.

Agnes Butler of High Holborn, widow. Sureties:—Edward Warren of Cow Cross, yeoman, and Roland Pyke of St. John Street, tailor.

p. 619. William Pytt of East Bedfont, victualler. Sureties:—John Taylor of the same, yeoman, and George Reade of Fetter Lane, hosier.

p. 618. Order for Hugh Lytle, servant and apprentice to William Joyce of Westminster, to be discharged from his said master, for that he hath much abused the said Lytle in committing him to prison upon his own authority, and there letting him lie without any cause.

GAOL DELIVERY REGISTER. VOLUME I.

f. 220d. Delivered by proclamation:—

Sybil Welshe, Thomas Carye, William Marten, Elizabeth Harryson, George Horton, Adam Tyler, William Jurden, John Nelson, Henry Harvye, Elizabeth Legger alias Pate.

Respited without bail:—

David Keelinge, John Dunne.

To be whipped as a vagrant:—

John Tenns alias Fielde.

Respited to prison for good behaviour:—

John Mathewe.

f. 222. Respited to appear at the next Gaol Delivery:—

John Taylor, servant to Sir Jervase Hellwys, Knight, for making and publishing a libel against Sir Robert Leighe [Lee] (and f. 225).