Calendar of Border Papers: Volume 1, 1560-95. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1894.
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Lademan, John: his arms, p. 54.
-, John: his arms, p. 56.
-, Nic.: his arms, p. 54.
-, Wil.: spearman, p. 46.
Ladlers (Laidlaws), the: a surname of Liddesdale, 166; at feud with Hobby Forster for his son's death, [are worsted at the Wheel causeway (20th July 1585), 329.
Ladley (Ladeley), Eddie "greatt legges":
raids by, pp. 349, 358, 359.
-, Eddie, of the Haughe: raids by, p. 358.
-, Davie, of Antreahawghe: raid by, p. 358.
-, Davie, of the Roughley: raids by, p. 358.
-, Davie, of the Sonnye syde: raid by, p. 364.
-, "Cuddies" Davie: raid by, p. 351.
-, Lionell, of the Hawgh: raid by, p. 360.
-, Rennye, of the Haugh: raid by, p. 358.
-, Steven, of the Bank: horse stealing, p. 358.
-, Tho.: horseman, Fenton, p. 157.
-, Thome, of the Haugh: raids by, pp. 348, 358, 360, 361, 363.
-, "Lyalls" Thome: raid by, p. 357.
Ladyland, laird of: (Barclay) passes through Berwick (15th Jan. 15878), 584; servant to Colonel Steward, 584, 586.
Lagg, laird of [Grierson]: married to Drumlanrig's daughter (1581), p. 72; at variance with Lord Maxwell (24th Oct. 1592), p. 417; Lord Herries trying for peace (28th Nov.), 792; hopes of their agreement (10th March 15923), 804.
Laiton, John: his cause in Exchequer for
East Laiton, Yorkshire, p. 369.
-, Ric.: unfurnished, p. 50.
-, Thomas: commissioner, Middle Marches, p. 35.
-, Thomas: p. 53.
-, Thomas: musters Leith ward, p. 43.
Lamb, Thomas: billman, p. 45.
Lambert, John: unfurnished, p. 44.
-, John: spearman, p. 47.
-, John: (1) billman, p. 50; (1) unfurnished, p. 50.
-, Ric.: spearman, p. 47.
-, Ric.: unfurnished, p. 51.
-, Symon: nag, &c., p. 64.
-, Tho.: bowman, p. 47.
-, Tho.: unfurnished, p. 50.
-, Wil.: bowman, p. 47.
-, Wil.: bowman, p. 50.
Lamerick, Jo.: bowman, p. 52.
Lamington (Lamanton), Laird of: married to Lord Herries' sister (1581), p. 72; (Lammerston)?: let slip out of ward by Lord Hamilton's bastard son, 787.
Lamley, Chris.: unfurnished, p. 46.
-, Jo.: spearman, p. 46.
-, Jo.: unfurnished, p. 49.
-, Jo.: his arms, p. 57.
-, Leonard: his arms, p. 57.
-, Mich.: spearman, p. 46.
-, Richard: his arms, p. 38.
-, Richard: unfurnished, p. 44.
-, Rinion: his arms, p. 41.
-, Rob. (2): absent, p. 46.
-, Symont: his arms, p. 46.
Lamonbie, Philip: his arms, p. 54.
Lampert, the: Liddesdale foray by, p. 126.
Lamplughe (Lampley), Barthol.: his arms, p. 55.
-, Francis: musters Allerdale ward, p. 42; "Frauncis a," of Dovenby: doubtful, his estate (?) (1583), 168.
-, George: commissioner on West March, p. 35; "George a," of the Fells: well affected, his estate (?) (1583), 168.
-, John a: well affected, his estate (?) (1583), 168.
Lampson, Mat.: unfurnished, p. 48.
-, Ric.: absent, p. 50.
-, Wil.: absent, p. 50.
Lamwarie, Wil.: his arms, p. 55.
Lancaster, Arthur: bowman, p. 64.
-, Chris. (2): bowmen, p. 52.
-, Edward: unfurnished, p. 44.
-, Edward: bowman, p. 51.
-, Mr Edward: his mounted retinue, p. 63.
-, Geffr.: bowman, p. 64.
-, George: unfurnished, p. 44.
-, Henry: unfurnished, p. 51.
-, James: billman, p. 51.
-, Jo.: billman, p. 51.
-, Jo. (3): bowmen, p. 53.
-, Jo. (4): nags, &c., pp. 63, 64.
-, Lancelot: bowman, p. 64.
-, Ric.: bowman, p. 53.
-, Ric.: nag, &c., p. 63.
-, Rob.: bowman, p. 51.
-, Rob.: nag, &c., p. 64.
-, Tho.: bowman, p. 50.
-, Wil. (2): nags, &c., p. 63.
Lane, Cuthbert: bowman, p. 44.
Lanercoste: muster of, p. 40.
Lanerige: Angus and other "distressed" noblemen attacked by Johnston there, and dispersed (25th April 1584), 219.
Langbane, "Wedow": man, nag, &c., p. 63.
Lange, William: a Scots 'Jesuit, harboured at New Abbey, 411, 412.
Langhambie moor: a horse race, 309; (Langerbie) moor: Bothwell at a horse race there, seeks to speak with Scrope the warden, who avoids him (30th April 1593), 831.
Langholm (Langeum), in Eusdale: Lord Maxwell's, 103; burned by the Armstrongs (Sept. 1581), 110, 111; castle: Esk and Ewes meet at, p. 121; Maxwell's house, an Armstrong keeper, garrisoned by Maxwell (17th June), 321, 334; the captain of, is called keeper of Annandale, p. 393; his duties, p. 393.
Langhorne, Anth. (2): footmen, p. 62.
-, Henry: nag, &c., p. 62.
-, Henry: billman, p. 64.
-, Jo.: spearman, p. 50.
-, Jo.: bowman, p. 52.
-, Jo.: nag, &c., p. 64.
-, Mic.: bowman, p. 65.
-, Peter: bowman, p. 62.
-, Tho.: absent, p. 52.
-, Tho.: (2) nag, &c., and footman, p. 62.
-, Tho.: billman, p. 65.
-, Wil.: bowman, p. 64.
Langley barony: horsemen in, p. 22; tower: p. 32; barony: void of "tall" men (Oct. 1587), pp. 2834; spoiled and burned, pp. 2834; neither warned of the Scots or helped by Rydley, though near them, 563.
Langonby: spoils in, 809.
Langrig: muster of, p. 43.
-, Humfray: his arms, p. 38.
-, John: his arms, p. 55.
-, Rob.: his arms, p. 56.
-, Thomas: his arms, p. 37.
Langshawes: horsemen in, p. 21.
Langtoun: tenants in, p. 15; (Lanton): muster of, pp. 153, 160, 161.
Langupp: tenants of, raid on, p. 348.
Langwathby: muster of, p. 45.
Lank, Wil.: his arms, p. 61.
Lany, James: pensioner, Berwick, pp. 274, 455.
Laram, Henry: his arms, p. 56.
Lark, Thomas: pensioner, Berwick, pp. 274, 455.
Larkin, William: master gunner, surveys Berwick, 477; petitions Burghley, p. 342; reports on powder, &c., 813; petition to Burghley for arrears of pay, 816; complaint to John Carey for short supply of victuals to the gunners (17th April), 823, 828.
Lasanby: muster of, p. 47; 300 sheep, &c.
stolen from, 809.
-, Jo.: billman, p. 50.
-, Ric.: spearman, p. 47.
-, Rob.: bowman, p. 47.
-, Tho.: his arms, p. 46.
-, Wil.: absent, p. 47.
Lasselles, Mr Bryan, in Nottinghamshire: the Queen thanks (23rd Aug.), 630.
Lassonhall: muster of, p. 59.
Lawder, lordship of: taken by Lord Hume
from Laird of Coldingknowes (Oct. 1581),
-, (Lawther): the secretary's house, 513; the King goes to a marriage at (Feb. 15901), 703; the King goes to the chancellor's at (12th Oct. 1593), 905.
-, "the Brig of:" referred to by Bothwell (9th Sept.), p. 408.
-, Awstyne: horseman, Lermouth, p. 157.
Lawe, Geo.: horseman, Newham, p. 158.
-, John: nag, &c., p. 64.
-, Olyver: horseman, Branxton, p. 158.
-, Pet.: horseman, Old Accall, p. 158.
-, Rob., "wester and ester": horsemen, Crokam, p. 157.
Lawrens, Rob.: absent, p. 51.
Lawson, Geo.: horseman, Shipley, p. 161.
-, George, esq.: his equipment, p. 162.
-, Henry, gent.: equipment at muster, p. 162.
-, Thom.: billman, p. 44.
-, Tho.: absent, p. 48.
-, Tho.: horseman, Chatton, p. 160.
-, William: his lands, &c., pp. 17, 18; William, gent.: equipment at muster, p. 162.
Lawson, a spy's "olde frende:" p. 249.
Lawwinde: muster of, p. 63.
Layn, Edw.: unfurnished, p. 46.
-, Mat.: absent, p. 46.
Leadbeter, Mathew: prisoner, p. 347.
Leaguers, the: intend to "wrack" Henry 4th, and assist the Spaniards against England (26th Jan. 15934), 928; ambassador from the Pope to, 929.
Learmouth: tenants of, p. 14; muster of, 253,
-, Robin, of the "Whitt crose": raid by, p. 362.
Leaver, Sampson: pensioner, Berwick, p. 274.
Lecerne, Foberye: horseman, Ulchester, p. 158.
Lecke, Edward: his arms, p. 42.
Lee, Edw.: horseman, Embleton, p. 160.
-, Gilb.: horseman, Tilmouth, p. 159.
-, (Lea), Sir Henry: general of horse under Huntingdon (3rd Dec.), 569; at Doncaster with Huntingdon on defences (15th May 1588), 606, 625; memorials by (23rd Aug.), 630, 631; his brother Robert: 630, 631.
-, Sir Richard: 20; fortifying Berwick (Feb. 15801), 95; controller, Berwick (1585), 301.
-, Robert, esq.: captain of horse, co. York (6th June), 608; the Queen's thanks to (23rd Aug.), 630.
Leeche, Allan: pensioner, p. 455.
Leeminge, William: quarter master, Berwick, 957.
Leftwish, Will: late pensioner, 895.
Leicester, Earl of (Robert): Scottish news to, 4, 5; quarrel with the "Duke," 4, 5; with Sussex, p. 3; suits to, 9; 15, 24, p. 10; meets the French envoys for the Queen's marriage (1581), p. 67; entertains them at dinner, p. 67; hunts with them in Waltham forest, p. 67; Hunsdon writes to, of Roger Ashton's journey to Scotlandof Wansteadand his Scottish falcons, &c. (14th Aug.), 104; his letter to Ashton in safe keeping (29th Nov.), 113; Sir J. Selby to, of the changes in Scotland (15th Sept. 1582), 137; at council, Otelandes (12th Aug. 1584), 251; to name Scrope's deputy for the Garter, 299; his good success in "Low Countries" reported to Scrope (12th June), 433; Sir J. Forster to, of the Spanish Armada in Scotland, &c. (19th Aug.), 627; the King of Scots laments his death, the Romish and Spanish "sorte" rejoice (12th Sept. 1588), p. 334.
Leighe (Leae), H. (Cumberland): well affected, his estate (?), (1583), 168; Henry: steward of Brughe, &c., take the laird of Mangerton prisoner in his house (10th Jan. 15834), 198; repels a Liddesdale foray, 234; commended by Scrope to Walsingham, 284; commended to the Queen (23rd May 1585), 316; messenger between Scrope and Walsingham (20th Sept. 1585), 349, 350, 409; commended by Scrope to Walsingham (30th June), 437; again (10th Aug.), 441; steward of Burgh (1592), p. 395; cannot hold Burgh barony for nothing, as Burghley asksmust have money and 20 or 30 horse at Rokeley (Aug.), p. 494; "marshall steward" of Burgh, needs money to keep Rockliff with, 954.
Leighe, James: spearman, p. 50.
Leippton, Mr, of Yorkshire: claims Lowick, p. 16.
Leith (Leath): six horses from the Duke of
Guise to the King arrive at (9th May 1582),
122; the plague "verie sore at" (30th
Sept. 1584), 258; a French ambassador
reaches (13th Jan. 15856), 405, 406; to
set out a ship against pirates, 524; 300 or
400 dying weekly of plague (14th Nov.
1587), 563; a Spanish ship anchors off, and
lands 16 men for Colonel Sempill (8th
Aug. 1588), 620; the townsmen to resist
her, &c., 620; suspected of privity to Bothwell's plot (4th Jan. 15912), p. 391; the
King's forces and Bothwell's encounter
near (3rd April 1594), pp. 5256;croftes: pp. 5256;sands: pp. 5256.
-, ward, Cumberland: musters of, pp. 43 53; total muster, 2186 men, p. 53.
Lemedon: one horseman in, p. 21.
Lemokton tower: p. 32.
Lennox, Earl of: (Esme Stuart) in high favour with James 6th (Sept. 1580), p. 26; and with the border clans, p. 26; this offensive to Elizabeth, p. 26; schemes against him, p. 26; at Edinburgh assembly of nobles (Dec.), 69; shakes hands with Mar, 69; Randolph's schemes against him (Feb. 1581), 87; Duke of Lennox: proposed in entail of Crown (Aug. 1581), 105; reported favourable to the "ministry" (Sept.), 107; with James 6th in his progress at Glasgow, &c., 109; desires the forfeiture of Angus, 109; at issue with Arran, and the ministers preaching against him (Oct.), 112; asks restoration of Balfour and Fernihurst, and displeased at refusal (Nov.), 113, 114; creates Montgomery bishop of Glasgow, and great outcry thereat (April 1582), 116; his threats, &c., 116; expects a French force at Dunbarton (26th April), 119; at Glasgow settling Bishop Montgomery, 119; his disputes with the clergy, 119, 120; will set up mass again, 120; at Dalkeith (4th May), 121; his great sway with the King, and latter's affection shown publicly, 121; at Stirling with the King, and fears of his bad influence (15th May), 122; to have Edinburgh castle, 122; seeks other strongholds, 123; at Dalkeith (30th June), 128; still at issue with the clergy about Bishop of Glasgow, 128; their conspiracy for his death, 128; he embarks for France in the Clyde (26th Sept.), 140; is windbound, 140; meets M. la Motte at Toplif (29th Dec.), 141; report of his dealing with the Hamiltons (16th Jan. 15823), 146.
Lennox, Duchess of: refused to join the Duke
without the mass (18th Aug. 1581), 105.
-, Duke of (the late): his son arrives at Leith (16th Nov. 1583), 188; "the childe" sent for by the King, who greatly esteems him, 188; 40 gentlemen in his retinue, 188; Duke: Methven given to (24th Jan. 15856), 408; Lord Claud Hamilton goes to his lodging (13th Feb.), 415; proposes to marry Lord Hamilton's daughter (Oct. 1586), 456; his sister demanded in marriage by Huntly (30th Aug.), 536; she intercedes with the King for Lord Maxwell (26th June 1588), 613; tries, without success, to compound Huntly and Moray's feud (Feb. 15901), p. 376; requires Cowdenknowes to deliver Edinburgh castle to the King (30th July), 715; to hold justice court (11th Aug.), 723; suspected of Bothwell's plot, by his unusual stay in the Abbey in Dec. (4th Jan. 15912), p. 391; "the young," is keeper of Liddesdale over Fernehirst (1592), p. 395; 767; chancellor jealous of, aud nearly attacked by him about Dalkeith (Aug.), p. 405; his offence at the chancellor's speeches before the King, p. 405; his three days' visit to Kelso, Jedburgh, &c. in the King's affairs (Sept.), p. 406; leaves Court, as the chancellor is there (3rd Oct.), 775; in Edinburgh with Bothwell, p. 411; with the King and his forces at Lochwood (11th Oct.), p. 414; sent with Cesford to Liddesdalesafe conduct to old Whithaugh to meet him at Redswyre, broken by Cesford (15th Oct.), 784; at Whithaugh's house, who surrenders and goes with him to the King at Jedburgh (18th), 784; made provost of Jedburgh and keeper of Liddesdale (25th Oct.), p. 418; plot against, by the chancellor, discovered (26th June 1593), 852; in Edinburgh for parliament (13th July), 860; expected to move nomination of "a second person," 860; said to offer service to Elizabeth, and conference with John Carey (18th), p. 475; at Bothwell's sudden appearance before the King (24th July), 865; is with the King, 866; what he will do now doubted, p. 479; swore to take Bothwell's part, as latter assures Carey, pp. 481, 482; his differences with Lord Hamilton, p. 483; his speech to the King on behalf of Bothwell, p. 485; keeper of Liddesdale, and Fernehurst his deputy, p. 489; keeps company with the King, but suspected (20th Aug.), p. 493; and the Stewarts, all "from Court" (19th Oct. 1593), 908; with Bothwell in his new scheme (31st Oct.), p. 510; left to keep order in Huntly's country (18th Nov.), 990; the council and clerk with him there (4th Dec.), p. 552.
Lennt brigs: raid on (1587), p. 262.
Lesbury village: tenants, &c., p. 18; muster of, pp. 154, 160; thefts at, pp. 363, 364.
Lessley, William: New Abbey given to (Jan. 15856), 409; (Lyslie), Mr William: arrested by Bothwell at the Abbey gate (11th Aug.), pp. 488, 490; "Sir William:" 882.
Lesterrick. See Restalrig.
Lethington (W. Maitland of): loses Haddington abbey, 10; banished, 10; (Lyddington): Drury sent to recover him out of
Edinburgh to the Queen's service (1571), p.
269; his daughter married to young Cesford
at Newbottle (5th Dec. 1587), 574.
-, Bothwell reported marching on the chancellor at (26th June 1592), 751; the chancellor rides to (Aug.), p. 405.
Letshe, Sander: his arms, p. 38.
-, Thomas: his arms, p. 38.
Lettas, Thomas: horseman, Myndrom, p. 157.
Leven (Leaven): horsemen in, 54; the men of:
not mustered, p. 42; horsemen in, decayed
(April 1583), p. 99; the water of, and fords:
pp. 101, 102; Grames on, pp. 101, 102;
horsemen in, p. 155.
-, river: Rutleges on the, p. 123; surnames on, pp. 393, 394; water of: many thieves living on, not Queen's tenants, to be dealt with (March 15923), p. 433.
Leven briggs, Cumberland: murder at, 232, 252.
Leven head, White: p. 126.
Levens, the Black and White: little brooks falling into Esk, p. 121; clans upon, pp. 121, 124.
Levin, Ric.: his arms, p. 56.
Lewes, the: a boat sent to look there for the Armada (10th Sept.), p. 333.
Lewes, Hugh: pensioner, Berwick, pp. 274, 455.
Licocke, John: nag, &c., p. 65.
Liddalles: a small surname of Burgh (1592), p. 394.
Liddell, Henry: raid on, p. 352.
-, Richard: raid on, p. 352.
-, Tho.: billman, p. 64.
-, Wil.: unarmed, p. 59.
-, water: p. 32; the river: a fair river, its course, dwellers on, &c., pp. 120121, 123.
Liddesdale: list of keepers of, 72; the surnames of, 166; the principal offenders in, 167; Scrope will not "bind" with them, 167; the "loose men" of, 1000 horse and foot, p. 106; Bothwell the chief ruler (1583), p. 127; heads of, called before the King at Edinburgh, 204; proposal for pledges to three of them, committed in default to the castle (23rd April), 214; the men of, joined the King against Angus, &c. (27th), 219; those left, foray Bewcastle, 219; (2nd May), 222; (7th), 225; their forays beyond Cockett water, &c., 228, 229; bills against, unredressed (Feb. 15878), 595; bills against (1590), pp. 346352; thieves of, enter and return from England by Tevedale and the Marse, "quietly" (June 1590), 676; the most offensive country to the West and Middle Marches, p. 394; Armstrongs and Elwoods the chief surnames, p. 394; are ever riding in England, p. 395.
Liddyngton. See Lethington.
Lightborne, Ric.: unfurnished, p. 49.
Lightfoot, Anth.: billman, p. 55.
-, Anth.: his arms, p. 55.
-, Edw.: his arms, p. 55.
-, John (2): their arms, p. 55.
-, Ric.: his arms, p. 59.
-, Rob. (2): their arms, p. 59.
-, Tho.: his arms, p. 55.
-, Tho.: his arms, p. 59.
-, Wil.: his arms, p. 55.
Lighton, Raphe, of Whawton: raid on, p.
-, William, of Lemmauton: raid on, p. 359.
Lilborne, Thomas: his tenants, p. 16.
-, Thomas: horseman, Hobborn, p. 159.
Lilborne, East: horsemen in, p. 21; foray in
(1587), 535; muster of, p. 153.
-, West: tenants, &c., p. 15; muster of, pp. 153, 157; two towers in, p. 32.
Linbriggs: raid on, p. 351.
Lincluden, ("the Colledg"): Lord Maxwell summons his friends to (26th May), 1585, 317; mass celebrated at, before 300 people, 404, p. 219.
Lincluden, provost of: son of Drumlanrig (1581), p. 72; rescues prisoners of the Laird Johnston's the warden (1583), 175; his house spoiled by Maxwells, p. 315; sent by his friend the chancellor to the King (17th Sept.), 771; the Douglases cannot break his league with the chancellor, 771; has returned to his house, but missed the chancellor (28th Sept.), 773; has him and his "lady" with him at Greenlawe (8th Oct.), 777; brings King's letters, and gets Hume, &c. to sign bond against Bothwell (20th Aug.), 881; at council (17th Oct. 1593), 906. See Douglas, Robert.
Lincoln, Earl of: 24, 42, 203.
Lindores (Lundarys), abbot of: (Dec. 1580), 69.
Lindsay (Lensay, Lynsea), Lord: made
collector, p. 26; at Edinburgh meeting
(Dec. 1580), 69; opposed to restoring late
King's murderers (Nov. 1581), 114; breach
with Arran reconciled (24th June 1584),
238; in Edinburgh for parliament (13th
-, Master of: gentleman of King's chamber (Dec. 1580), 69.
-, "Maister" Alexander: pursues Glammis by the King's command (11th Aug. 1591), 723; Sir Alexander: in high favour, "lay with the King in bed" (18th April 1593), p. 450.
-, Mr David: preacher, sent to remonstrate with the King (July), 526; refuses his demands on the lords of the articles, 526.
-, Herbert, of Maynes: Lord Maxwell's servant, raids on, at Southick, p. 423.
-, Mr John: sits on Bothwell's trial (10th Aug. 1593), p. 486.
-, John: horseman, Chatton, p. 160.
-, Ric.: horseman, Chatton, p. 160.
-, Rob.: horseman, Chatton, p. 160.
-, Mr Walter: his house of Begavy cast down by the King (Nov. 1594), 990.
-, Wil.: horseman, Chillingham, p. 157.
Linlithgow (Lythco): the King and Lennox leave, for Stirling (10th May 1582), 122; the King and lords come to (9th Nov.), 388; furnish the hall with the "stuff" of Kinniel (13th), 389; still there (18th), 392; parliament to sit 1st Dec., 392; sitting (24th), 397, p. 215; the King to leave for Inverleith (28th), 400; castle: Arran ordered in ward to (29th May), 516; the King at, with chancellor and two others (3rd Oct.), 775; the Queen refuses to come while the chancellor is there, 775; convention of the Hamiltons, Huntly, and others to get possession of the King (27th Jan. 15878), 587; joined by others, and the King's messages to them, p. 309.
Linton, Jenking: his arms, p. 41.
-, John: his arms, p. 41.
-, Richard: his arms, p. 41.
-, Simon: his arms, p. 41.
-, William: his arms, p. 41.
-, brigges: a scout posted at (25th Feb. 15867), 490.
Lisle, Robert, of Felton: his horsemen, p. 21;
his suit recommended to Burghley (Oct.
1583), 179; (Lysley), Robert: present when
Lord Russell shot, p. 190.
-, (Leaylle), Robert: present when Lord Russell shot, p. 190; Robert, of Hazande: raids on, pp. 361, 363.
Lister, Ric.: absent, p. 47.
Litle, Davie, of Glenyfar: raid by, p. 558.
-, Edward: his arms, p. 42.
-, Willy (a Johnston): slain, 413.
Litles, the: a surname of the West March, 166; spoil Dryfe water, &c., under Robert Maxwell (April 1585), 311; in Eskdale: foray Myndrum, p. 343.
Litster, Ric.: his arms, p. 57.
-, Wil.: nag, &c., p. 64.
Livede, Tho.: his arms, p. 59.
Livingston (Leviston), Lord: a juror on
Bothwell's trial (10th Aug.), p. 488.
-, Master of: accompanies the Duke of Lennox (Sept. 1582), 140.
-, John: Colonel Steward's servant, stopped buying horses at Alnwick (1st Dec. 1583), 190.
-, Robert: despatched by the King to Berwick, &c. (7th May 1584), 224.
Livocke, Christopher: his arms, p. 39.
-, George: his arms, p. 39.
-, John: his arms, p. 39.
-, Martin: his arms, p. 39.
-, Robert: his arms, p. 39.
-, Robert: his arms, p. 41.
Lochinver, Laird of (Gordon): to pacify West March (1580), 69; (Lowghenver): uncle of Drumlanrig, p. 72; his wife a daughter of Lord Herries, p. 72; one sister wife of Bombie, p. 72; another, wife of Cawperton, p. 72; ill-affected to England (July 1583), p. 106; stopped joining the King against Angus, &c., 219; the King's "plain speeches" to him about Lord Maxwell's absence (April), 221; meets Maxwell at Lincluden (26th May 1585), 317; his mediator with the King, and advice to (29th July), 333; moves Maxwell to write to Arran, with thanks (30th), 334; when at Court on his behalf, warned of the King's design to take himself as pledge (12th Aug.), 338; told of 18 Spanish ships in Lochryan, 645; the chancellor with him at Kennow (8th Oct.), 777; at variance with Lord Maxwell (24th Oct. 1592), p. 417; Lord Herries trying for peace (28th Nov.), 792; hopes of their agreement (10th March 15923), 804.
Lochleven (Loughleavne): scheme to get the
King to, from Falkland, defeated (12th
Aug.), p. 490; Morton, Hume, &c. confer
at (14th Sept.), 889.
-, young laird of (Douglas): reported drowned at sea (9th April 1585), 304; his father in France, 304; his widow Jean Lyon "asked" in church with Angus (16th July 1587), 524.
-, Lady: the Clerk Register writes to, warning her husband against trust in Elizabeth (Dec. 1583), 194.
Lochmaben: Johnston to hold a court at (13th July 1584), 246; Maxwell's forces lying round (27th May 1585), 317; castle held by young Johnston, 317; nearly surprised by the Maxwells (June), 320; to be garrisoned by Maxwell (30th July 1585), 334; demanded by Maxwell, or Johnston, &c., to be hanged at Dumfries (21st Aug.), 340; delivered to Maxwell, and one Frysell appointed captain, with 100 men (26th), 342; a court held at by Maxwell (28th), 342; Captain Frissell discovered plotting, and dismissed (20th Sept.), 349; taken by Bothwell (18th June 1592), 748; Carmichael's men turned out, and a band of "evil-disposed" put in, 750.
Lochryan, Rinns of Galloway: eight Spanish ships reported in (June 1589), 645.
Lochwood (Low woode): Johnston's chief house, burned by the Armstrongs under R. Maxwell (6th April 1585), 303, 304.
Locke, Mr: Lennox, Atholl, &c. swear before him to side with Bothwell, and serve Elizabeth, and will give him a letter under their hands, p. 481; is looked for "these two days "by Bothwell (2nd Aug.), p. 483; his letters to Hunsdon and Sir R. Cecill forwarded by Carey (7th Sept.), 886; his letters to Hunsdon and Sir R. Cecill sent round by Carlisle (25th Oct. 1593), 910; Mr Henry: 948.
Lockerbye, town of: partly burned by the Maxwells (April 1585), 311; stone houses in, taken by Lord Maxwell, and four Johnstons hanged (7th May), 312; Lord Maxwell slain by the Johnstons at, with heavy loss (6th Dec. 1593), 918.
Loddell, Henry: horseman, Tougell, p. 158.
Logane: Lord Maxwell's lands of, burned (23rd Oct. 1592), p. 422.
Logert, Edw.: horseman, Stamford, p. 160.
Logye, the young laird of (Wemyss): seized, partly confesses resetting Bothwell, and escapes through the Queen's chamber by his mistress's means, her Danish gentlewoman (Aug.), p. 405; complaint against, p. 516; taken prisoner in Stirling (25th Aug. 1594), 977.
Longhorsley: horsemen in, p. 21.
Longhoughton village: tenants, &c., p. 18; muster of, pp. 154, 160.
Lonrige: muster of, p. 153.
Lood, Cuthbert: horseman, Hatherslaw, p.
-, Geo.: horseman, Hatherslaw, p. 157.
-, John: horseman, Crokam, p. 157.
-, Ric.: horseman, Crokam, p. 157.
-, Rob.: horseman, Crokam, p. 157.
-, Rob.: horseman, Hatherslaw, p. 157.
-, Wil.: horseman, Crokam, p. 157.
Look, John, junior, &c. (2): their arms,
-, Olyver: horseman, Cornelle, p. 161.
-, Rob.: his arms, p. 61.
-, Zackary: pensioner, p. 455.
Lopus: his execution, why delayed ? (9th April 1594), 942.
Loren, William, of Trewhit: raids on, pp. 347, 349.
Loshe, Wil.: his arms, p. 57.
Loshing, Randell: absent, p. 46.
Loughe, Henry: nag, &c., p. 64.
-, Jo.: absent, p. 47.
-, Nicholas (Blenkarne): spoiled, 809.
Loughe house: five score sheep stolen from, p. 362.
Louis XI.: his lesson to his sonthe Dean of Durham "blushes to write it" to Burghley, p. 491.
Love, Chr.: his arms, p. 54.
-, Wil.: his arms, p. 58.
Low Countries: English success in (Oct. 1589), 653; veterans from the, or elsewhere, can get no post in Berwick without money (March 15923), pp. 4345.
Lowdean, John: bowman, p. 45.
-, Jo.: bowman, p. 51.
-, Jo.: spoiled, p. 431.
-, Ric.: unfurnished, p. 49.
-, Thomas: bowman, p. 45.
-, Tho.: billman, p. 64.
Lowick: division and tenants of, p. 16;
village: tenants, &c., p. 19; tower: p. 32;
Queen's land in reversion, p. 33; muster
of, pp. 153, 159.
-, Nic.: his arms, p. 58.
Lowishe, John, younger: bowman, p. 62.
-, John: nag, &c., p. 65.
-, Tho.: billman, p. 62.
-, Tho.: nag, &c., p. 62.
Lowlyn: muster of, pp. 153, 159.
Lowson, Clem.: his arms, p. 61.
Lowson, Hector: p. 58.
-, Henry: his arms, p. 61.
-, John: his arms, p. 41.
-, John: his arms, p. 58.
-, Ric.: his arms, p. 59.
-, Ric.: his arms, p. 61.
-, Rob. (2): their arms, p. 58.
-, Rob.: his arms, p. 61.
-, Steph.: his arms, p. 58.
-, Wil.: unarmed, p. 60.
Lowth, Robert: spoiled, 801.
Lowthat, Hugh: his arms, p. 56.
-, John: his arms, p. 56.
-, Simon: unarmed, p. 56.
Lowther, parish of: muster at, p. 64.
-, Christopher: his arms, p. 39.
-, Gerrard: doubtful (1583), 168.
-, Ingrom: bowman, p. 48.
-, John: unfurnished, p. 49.
-, John: juror, Carlisle, 232.
-, Sir John: grandfather of Richard L., surrendered the captainship of Carlisle Castle to William, Lord Dacre, warden, temp. Hen. 8th, p. 417.
-, Lancelot: bowman, p. 65.
-, Leonard: his arms, p. 57.
-, Ric.: bowman, p. 48.
-, Mr Richard, of Lowther: and his mounted retinue, p. 64; well affected, his estate (?) (1583), 168; juror (17th Aug.), 252; a commissioner on border causes (Jan. 15878), 586; to meet Robert Maxwell in secret (17th June), 643; asks Walsingham's leave, 644; Scrope asks the Queen's leave to make him deputy-warden (31st July), 647; meets Robert Maxwell by appointment (20th March 158990), 664; his news of Francis Dacre's departure, 664; the King to, lamenting Scrope's death, and desiring order kept (16th June 1592), 747; to Burghley, of Bothwell's taking Lochmaben, Maxwell and Johnston's joining him, &c. (20th June), 748; of his taking the field, and musters at head of Yarrow water (24th), 749; with thanks for his appointment as warden for the time, Bothwell's further movements, &c. (26th), 751, 752; to Burghley, of Bothwell's reported overthrow (30th), 753; to same, of contrary news, his success, 754; anonymous letter to him, 754; to Burghley, for instructions if the King demands his rebels (2nd July), 756; to same, of Angus and others' surrendertheir labour with Johnstonthe King at Dumfries (8th), 757; Carmichael to, from Dumfries, with the King's thanks (10th), 758; to Burghley, of Johnston and others' surrender, the King's departure, &c. (11th July), 759; to John Stanhope, of the King's doings with the rebels, no trust in his word, only in Carmichael's (11th July), 760; to Burghley, of Carmichael's resignationMaxwell now warden, and how he should deal with him (12th), 761; Carmichael to, of his resignationMaxwell a worthy successorhis good offices, &c., 761; to Burghley, of the King's departure (13th), 762; to same, of powder from Newcastle, and expenditure of late store (18th), 764; to same, of letter from, and meeting with Lord Maxwellhis tenure of wardenry for life, &c., and his style "Earl of Morton" (12th Aug.), 765; Maxwell to, for meeting, p. 404; to Burghley, of Bothwell's return to the Armitagedesire of the Queen's favourand offer to deliver four Jesuits to her (20th Aug.), 766; to same, in answer, with Bothwell's letters (13th Sept.), 769; John Colvill to, as "Sir" Richard Lowther, in behalf of Bothwell (25th Aug.), p. 407; Bothwell to, asking his letters to be sent to the Queen and Burghley (25th Aug.), p. 407; same to, as required, with full explanation of his late proceedings at Falkland, and accrediting Spott to him (9th Sept.), pp. 407, 408; to Burghley, in answer, of the chancellor's stay at Drumlanrig, meeting there with Bothwell's messenger Spott, &c., Maxwell's differences with his neighbours (17th Sept.), 771; to same, as to the chancellor leaving the country (18th), 772; to same, of the King's orders to the wardenhis complaint that Bothwell is received in Carlisle (28th Sept.), 773; to same, of the chancellor's stay about the borderhis wife's departureBothwell roving up and downhis favour with the Scottish QueenMaxwell's troubles with his neighbours, &c. (8th Oct.), 777, p. 412; to same, with Bowes' letter, for instructions (13th Oct.), 779; Bowes to, from Edinburgh, for loan of a cannon to the King against his rebels on the West March (10th Oct.), p. 413; Carmichael to, from Spedlings, of the King and others' movements, 780; his note thereon, p. 414; to Burghley, as to the King, Bothwell, Maxwell, JohnstonLord Scrope's funeral and fees, &c. (13th Oct.), 781; to same, with letters and message from the King and Maxwell and his replies (15th Oct.), 783; the King to, complaining of Bothwell's reset in England, notwithstanding the Queen's proclamation (13th Oct.), p. 415; Lord Maxwell to, for punishment of the resetters of Bothwell (14th), pp. 415, 416; to Burghley, of the Duke and Cesford's doings in Liddesdale against Whithaugh, &c., the truth about Bothwell in England, &c. (18th Oct.), 784; to same, in reply, as to Maxwell's preparationsrather against his hostile neighbourstheir namesthe fees, &c. of the warden at Carlisle, officers under him, &c. (24th Oct.), 785, p. 417; reset by Maxwell of the Kirkpatricks offends Johnston, p. 417; to same, that Walter Grame in readiness to meet charge, but Dick's Davy has fledsends letter from Hamilton for his bastard son (5th Nov.), 787; Lord Hamilton to, p. 419; to Burghley, of Maxwell and his neighbours, enclosing his letter (14th Nov.), 788; Maxwell to, on meeting, 788; to Burghley, that Dick's Davie's house destroyed, and with bill of outrages on West Border (21st Nov.), 790; bill of outrages, 791; to same, of Maxwell's proceedings with Johnston, &c. (28th Nov.), 792; of a duel on his border (18th Jan. 15923), 795; sending him Bowes' letter as to prisonersMaxwell, &c. (19th Feb.), 799; Bowes to, thereon (8th Feb.), p. 429; Maxwell to, on same, and complaint of outrage (17th Feb.), p. 429; to Burghley, of search for offenderssaying reported of Arran (20th Feb.), 800; of his meeting with Maxwell (1st March), 802; Maxwell to, thereon, 802; to Burghley, of the "100 days "quiet of the MarchMaxwell's good offices, &c.advises 50 horsemenlooking into the Grames' "long expired leases"reports Bothwell's reset at Edenhall, &c. (10th), 804, p. 433; Bothwell is openly at Edenhall with Sir S. MusgraveMaxwell wishes the Queen's favour, p. 433; late depute warden (20th July), p. 476.
Lowther, Rob.: bowman, p. 63.
-, Tho.: billman, p. 50.
-, Tho.: his arms, p. 61.
-, Wil.: unfurnished, p. 51.
Lowthers (Loders), the: gentlemen of the West Marches, 166.
Luckar village: tenants, &c., p. 17; muster of, pp. 154, 158.
Lugton, Laird of (Douglas): gets judgment
for an "inheritance" against Morton, by
the chancellor's "shouldering" his case in
Court (6th Feb. 15901), 703, p. 376.
-, young laird of: marries the chancellor's niece at Lauder (Feb. 15901), 703.
Luke, Raphe: horseman, Myndrom, p. 157.
Lukkins of Leven, the: p. 121.
Lundall, Anth.: his arms, p. 60.
Lurbottell: horsemen in, p. 21; raided (1587), p. 263.
Lyham and Lhall: tenants in, p. 16; muster of, p. 153.
Lyntorigges: one horseman in, p. 23.
Lyon (Lion), one: a kinsman of Glammis,
executed (7th May), 224.
-, Mrs Jean: widow of young Lochleven, asked in church with Angus (16th July 1587), 524.
-, John: servant to late John Clopton, 949.
"Lyrehorse," a: p. 356.
Lyvert, Jo.: unfurnished, p. 47.