Close Rolls, Henry IV: July 1406

Pages 151-153

Calendar of Close Rolls, Henry IV: Volume 3, 1405-1409. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1931.

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July 1406

Membrane 1d.
July 13.
To the sheriff of Bristol. Writ of supersedeas in respect of taking of John Bereber of Bristol any security for keeping the peace at suit of John Symondes of Bristol 'dyer' or any of the people, and order by mainprise of John Blake 'fuller,' William Holme 'fryser,' John Reynold 'fuller' and John Clerke 'fuller,' all of London, to set John Berebere free, if taken.
July 13.
To the sheriffs of London. Writ of supersedeas, by mainprise of James Byllyngforde, John Alderforde, William Champeneys and John Wissyngsete of Norffolk, in favour of Robert atte Fen of Yernemuth at suit of John Croucher of London 'vynter' for an account.
July 3.
Thomas Godefrey of 'North Bradeleye' co. Wiltesir to William Westbury and John Westbury his brother. Recognisance for 100l., to be levied etc. in Wiltesir.
July 9.
To the sheriffs of London. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of any writ at suit of Walter Domagode, and order by mainprise of Richard Caraunt 'taillour,' John Farnburgh 'coferer,' William Parker 'coferer' and John Coferer 'coferer' all of London, to set free John Everdoun 'coferer,' if taken; as they have mainperned in chancery that he shall do or procure no hurt or harm to the said Walter.
July 5.
To the sheriff of Middlesex. Order to give notice to H. bishop of Bath and Wells to be in chancery in the quinzaine of Michaelmas next in order to shew cause wherefore there ought not to be a stay pending the appeal of John Lyn chaplain of his diocese, and writ of supersedeas by mainprise of Thomas Kentbury of Westminster, Thomas Roberd, John Kyngwode and John atte Hacche of Willesdoun co. Middlesex; as at the request of the bishop, signifying that by his authority as ordinary John Lyn was excommunicated for contumacy, not willing to be justified by censure of the church, the king ordered the sheriff to justify him by his body until he should content holy church for his contempt and wrongdoing; but he has appealed to the papal see and for protection of the court of Canterbury, and is prosecuting his appeal as he says, and the king has given him the day aforesaid; and Thomas Kentbury and the others have mainperned in chancery to have him there at that day, and that he shall prosecute his appeal.
July 23.
Richard Baynarde of Essex to William Canyngges esquire, Walter Kynge citizen and grocer of London and John Elmele clerk. Recognisance for 1,000 marks, to be levied etc. in Essex.
July 22.
To Hugh Huls. Writ of supersedeas until further order, upon petition of William Lenche of Wiche, John Lenche of Wyche and Agnes who was wife of William Lenche of Wiche, if he or any others who sat with him to take an assize of novel disseisin concerning tenements in Wiche against them arraigned by Richard Ruyhale, and another assize by the said Richard and Elizabeth his wife, were of kinship or affinity with the plaintiffs, and order to continue those assizes in the state wherein they now are; as their petition shews that those assizes were arraigned before Hugh Huls, John Hulle, John Beauchamp of Holt knight, Thomas Burdet knight, William Wilcotes, John Derhurst, Henry Haggeley and Thomas Throkemerton, and that he and all his fellows except John Hulle are of kinship and affinity to one of the plaintiffs, wherefore they fear that favour be shewn to the plaintiffs to the peril of the petitioners' disherison. By K. and C.
July ...
To the sheriff of Middlesex. Writ of supersedeas, by mainprise of William Wotton of Middlesex, Ralph Snelleston of Cheshire, John Brokere and John Ely, both of Middlesex, in favour of John Eston, son of Richard Eston of Acton, at suit of John Holborne parson of Acton averring threats.
Memorandum of a mainprise under a pain of 100 marks, made in chancery 16 July this year by William Parfit 'sherman,' John Assheley 'sherman,' John Chambre of London 'fuller,' John Longe 'baker' and Thomas Tristram for Thomas Thekker, to have him before the commissaries of Prucia on Monday after the quinzaine of Michaelmas next to answer touching what shall be laid against him.
Also of an undertaking that day made by Thomas Thekker under the same pain, that he will be before the commissaries at the day named.
John son of Adam Lereman of Plummouth to Robert de Dammari of the same. Quitclaim of all the lands, rents and services etc. in Sutton Priour, Sutton Vautarde and the hundred of Roubourgh co. Devon which came to him by inheritance after the death of William Gylle his grandfather. Dated London, 2 March 6 Henry IV. Witnesses: John Hende then mayor of London, Henry Pomfreyt, Aleyn Corbrygge, John Theccher, Alan de Walsyngham.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 4 August this year.