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Close Rolls, Henry IV: November 1406

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

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November 1406

Nov. 9.
Westminster.
John de Bolde knight to John de Holande knight. Recognisance for 400l., to be levied etc. in Lancashire.
John de Holande knight to John de Bolde knight. Recognisance for 100l., to be levied etc in Norhamptonshire.
John de Bolde knight to John de Holande knight. Recognisance for 100l., to be levied etc. (as above).
John de Holande knight to John de Bolde knight. Recognisance for 400l., to be levied etc. (as above).
John de Holande knight to John de Bolde knight. Recognisance for 100l., to be levied etc. (as above).
William Kylvyngton esquire of the parish of Stebbenhuthe co. Middlesex to Richard Hamme esquire of Haverynge co. Essex, his heirs and assigns. Charter with warranty of the lordship called Quenhawe co. Hertford with all liberties, rents etc. which the grantor and Margaret his wife had by feoffment of Roger atte Mede, and Matthew Lety, John Noreys the younger and the said Roger by feoffment of Philip Melrethe clerk. Dated Brantfelde, the eve of Midsummer 6 Henry IV. Witnesses: John fitz Johan, John Bechamp, John Clerke, Alan Tayllour, John Lokle.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 11 November this year.
Nicholas Mymmes of 'Suthmymmes' co. Middlesex to Walter Segrave of Suthwerke co. Surrey. Bond in 27l. payable on Christmas eve 1408. Dated 10 November 1406, 8 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 11 November.
Godescallus van Broke of Danske in Prucia to Hugh Yonge, Richard Mildenhale and Thomas Thekker of England. Receipt and acquittance for 46l. as amends and restitution of all goods and merchandise of his in a ship called 'le Christofore' of Gripeswolde by them and their accomplices whatsoever taken at sea off Sandewich, and release of all actions real and personal against them, their accomplices and the subjects and inhabitants of England, the captors thereof. Dated London, 6 November 1406, 8 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment at London 12 November before Master John Kyngton the king's clerk, by virtue of a dedimus potestatem which is on the chancery file for this year.
Nov. 5.
Westminster.
John Bonham the elder of Wiltesir and John son of Margaret Rous to Walter Bekles and Thomasia his wife. Recognisance for 300l., to be levied etc. in Wiltesir.
John Holym citizen of London to Salomon Oxeney goldsmith, William Hanwell 'spycer,' Gilbert Creede draper citizens of London and William Fyncham of Sandwich, their heirs, executors and assigns. Charter of all his goods and chattels moveable or immovable, in or out of his hands, debts and property whatsoever. Witnesses: John Palynge, Richard Holm, John Power, Thomas Benton, Thomas Leche, William atte Wode. Dated London, 8 January 7 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment in chancery at Westminster, 18 November this year.
Henry Percy of Athell to John de Mitford knight and William de Mitford his son, their heirs and assigns. Quitclaim with warranty of all lands, rents and services in Northumberland or in Gaynesburgh co. Lincoln which the said John or Alexander de Mitforde his brother had by feoffment or release of David de Strabolgy earl of Hathell, grandfather of the said Henry, saving to himself and his heirs the rents and services thereby reserved. Dated 12 January 7 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 19 November [this year].
Oct. 27.
Westminster.
To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of any process against Richard Redmane knight late sheriff of Cumberland, Robert Lowther knight late escheator and William Stapylton, appointed collectors of an aid for the marriage of Blanche the king's eldest daughter, namely of every knight's fee held of the king without a mesne lord 20s., of 20l. of land of him held in socage 20s., and more or less in proportion; as that commission came not to their hands, as they have made oath in chancery. By C.
Henry Lardyner otherwise Tulle citizen and 'upholder' of London, son and heir of John Tulle of Colham co. Middlesex, to John Philippot citizen and mercer of London and Idonea his wife, and to the heirs and assigns of the said Idonea. Quitclaim with warranty of all the lands, messuages, curtilages, waters, fisheries etc. of John Tulle his father in Colham and Wyuesle and elsewhere in the parish of Hillyngdoun, which fell to the said Henry by inheritance after his father's death. Witnesses: John Wodecoke, William Marcheforde, Robert Domenyke, Thomas Cressy, John Eton. Dated 22 November 8 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 22 November.
Membrane 33d.
Robert lord of Ponynges to John Piterugge or John Gardener. Letter of attorney, appointing them to give Robert Rugge clerk, William Hankeforde knight, Thomas Bonham, William Besille, John Faunteleroy and Gilbert Wyke, their heirs and assigns, seisin of the manor of Stourton, two carucates of land there and the advowson of the church, and to cause all his tenants to attorn tenants to them, according to his charter enrolled. Dated Saturday the feast of St. Leonard 8 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 22 November.
Nov. 23.
Westminster.
Robert de Frampton to Robert Darcy, executor of John Wodeham of Little Shobery. Recognisance for 49l. 3s. 5d., to be levied etc. in Lincolnshire.
Cancelled on payment.
Nov. 25.
Westminster.
Simon de Grymesby of Kyngeston upon Hull co. York to Robert de Staveley and Thomas de Staveley esquires of Cheshire. Recognisance for 42l. to be levied etc. in Yorkshire.
Nov. 26.
Westminster.
To the sheriffs of London. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of taking a second time of John Sewarde of Cornhulle of London any security for keeping the peace, and order by mainprise of John Neweburgh of London 'scolemaister,' Richard Pygot of Sussex, John Latton of London 'taillour' and John Cokermouth of Cumberland to set him free, if taken; as they have mainperned in chancery that he shall do or procure no hurt or harm to Thomas Barym.
Joan Despayne otherwise Sotheray to John Prophete and Thomas Felde clerks and to the heirs and assigns of the said Thomas. Charter indented of demise and surrender, for a rent of 40 marks to her payable for life in the parish church of Upmynstre, of her estate for life in the manor of Gaynes in Upmynstre, and in a messuage (sic), 100 acres of land, 10 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture called Godehous in Upmynstre co. Essex which she has by their grant, as contained in a fine levied in the king's court between the said John and Thomas plaintiffs and the said Joan and Roger Deyncourt defendants; and covenant that if she or her attorney be not present in the church to receive that rent, or the said John and Thomas be not requested to pay it, they and the heirs or assigns of the said Thomas or the executors of John and Thomas may pay it to the rector there or to the churchwardens in her name, and that if it be forty days in arrear she may enter again and hold the premises in her first estate, rendering to them after such entry 100s. a year, with proviso that she be not bound to pay it until contented of her arrears, with damages and costs, and shall not be bound after such entry to repair the houses of the said manor and messuages (sic), and covenant that if they shall be troubled or prejudiced by any recognisance by her made in any court, or any bond, recognisance of statute merchant or of the staple, or by other charge whatsoever, or made by John Curson, William Sautre, William Felmersham, John Mary, James Billyngforde, William Trendell or any other having estate or possession in the premises, it shall be lawful to keep back as much from the rent of 40 marks in name of recompense. Dated London, 27 November 8 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 27 November.
John Cursoun knight, William Sautre, William Felmersham, James Byllyngforde and William Trendell otherwise Trendelle to John Prophete and Thomas Felde clerks, and to the heirs and assigns of the said Thomas. Quitclaim of the manor of Gaynes and of three messuages, 200 acres of land, 20 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture called Godehous, Napiers and Snellynges in Upmynstre and Haverynge co. Essex. Dated London, 29 November 8 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, by the said John Cursoun, William Sautre and James 29 November by William Felmersham and William Trendell 1 December.
Oct. 29.
Westminster.
To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas in respect of their demand upon Thomas de Furnyvall and John Pelham knight, appointed by letters patent of 6 December last to receive and answer for all moneys arising of the subsidy upon wool, hides and woolfells and upon tunnage and poundage from that date until Michaelmas then next, and elsewhere than in the exchequer to render account thereof before certain persons specially deputed, certifying the treasurer and the chamberlains from time to time of the sums received from the collectors, to answer or account for the moneys aforesaid, and to certify them and the chamberlains; as the said Thomas and John have made oath in chancery that they received none, and with assent of the council their commission is given up in chancery to be cancelled.
Nov. 25.
Westminster.
To the sheriffs of London. Writ of supersedeas omnino, and order by mainprise of Thomas Wilby 'taillour,' Thomas Norton 'taillour,' William Pynot 'cordewaner' and John Marty 'coteler,' each of London, to set free Simon Rotelonde 'wexchaundeller,' if taken at suit of William Melyor 'criour' averring threats.
Dec. 1.
Westminster.
To the guardians of the peace in Norhamptonshire. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of taking a second time of Thomas Belle any security for keeping the peace toward Thomas Hampton, and order by mainprise of John Waldegrave, Richard Mylner of Wenlyngburgh, John Buntynge and Thomas Assheby, all of Norhamptonshire, to set Thomas Belle free, if taken.
Membrane 32d.
Robert lord of Ponynges to Robert Rugge clerk, William Hankeforde knight, Thomas Bonham, William Besille, John Fauntleroy and Gilbert Wyke, their heirs and assigns. Charter with warranty of the manor of Stourton, two carucates of land and the advowson of the church there. Witnesses: John Berkeley, Walter Hungerforde, John Kyngeston knights, John Clyvedoun, Peter Stanter, John Wykynge, Thomas Semely. Dated Stourton, Saturday the feast of St. Leonard 8 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 22 November.
Margery late the wife of John Nevyle 'barbour' to Robert Claydoun clerk. General release of all actions, real and personal. Dated 23 November 8 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 25 November.
Thomas Claysshe to William Hankeford knight, his heirs and assigns. Quitclaim of the manor of Coleton, and of all other messuages, lands, rents, services and reversions in Chulmeleghe, Chalueleghe, Lullerysdoun, Hordonesleghe, 'Estwyke, Westwyke,' Horygge, Bircham and 'Westhoke,' and all lands etc, in Devon that were of Thomas Coleton uncle of the said Thomas. Witnesses: Master Robert Rugge chancellor of the cathedral church of St. Peter Exeter and doctor of theology, Master John Gorwylle canon thereof and doctor of laws, Robert Kirkham, Richard Colbroke, John Daberoun. Dated Exeter, Thursday after the Nativity of the Virgin 7 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 1 December this year.
Nov. 28.
Westminster.
To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas until the octaves of St. Hilary next, unless they shall have further order, in respect of their demand upon Thomas Wilton and Simon Stoke to answer or account for the issues or farm of the manors of Treuely, Chilham and la Molesshe co. Kent, that meantime debate may be had in chancery whether the keeping thereof ought to pertain to William Swynbourne esquire by virtue of letters patent of the king or to the said Thomas and Simon by virtue of other letters patent to them after made; as a plea is pending in chancery concerning the keeping thereof between the said William and the king and the said Thomas and Simon.
Nov. 12.
Westminster.
To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas in respect of their demand upon Robert Corbet, Philip la Vache, Hugh Huls, Edmund Hamdene, John Cheyne of Iselhampstede, John Lodewyke and Edmund Brudenell, and the executors or heirs of Thomas Thornburgh or the tenants of his lands, for delivery of any estreats of their sessions, and order to discharge them; as the king appointed the said Robert and the others and the said Thomas in his life time justices to make inquisition concerning insurrections and treasons whatsoever in Hertfordshire and Bukinghamshire, and for particular causes laid before him and the council after commanded them to stay the execution of that commission.
Nov. 6.
Westminster.
To the sheriffs of London. Writ of supersedeas, and order by mainprise of John Sprunt 'bocher,' Robert Capoun, both of London, Nicholas Clent of Worcestershire and Nicholas Curteys of Suthwerke to set free John Waryn, if taken at suit of John Austyn averring threats.
Oct. 24.
Westminster.
To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of any process against William Willecotes, John Goweyn, Thomas Bonham, Walter Beer and John Fauntleroy, appointed to make inquisition in the county of Suthampton, Wiltesir and Dorset concerning all lands whereof Thomas West knight was seised at his death; as that commission was given up in chancery and not executed, and came not to their hands, as the king has particular information.
Dec. 1.
Westminster.
To the sheriffs of London. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of taking of John Bailly any security for keeping the peace at suit of John Tuke 'hostiller,' and order by mainprise of William Porter esquire, Richard Norton, John Pope and John Asshewelle of Bukinghamshire to set him free, if taken.
Nov. 11.
Westminster.
To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas until the quinzaine of Easter next, or until further order, in respect of their demand upon John Deverose knight and Joan his wife, and upon their mainpernors, to answer or account for the issues and profits of the manor of Oldelonde co. Gloucester, and of 40 acres of land and meadow in Oldelonde within the hundred of Bitton; as a plea is pending in chancery between the king and them concerning the premises, whether the same ought to pertain to the king or to them.
Oct. 21.
Westminster.
To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of any process against John Lancastre, son and heir of William Lancastre knight by the late king appointed with others to make inquisition in Cumberland and Westmerland concerning extortions, misprisions and misdeeds against that king and Thomas bishop of Karliol there committed while the bishop was on that king's service, by whom, when and how, but order to proceed against others who did meddle therein; as that commission came not to the said William's hands, as the said John has made oath in chancery.
Nov. 26.
Westminster.
To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of any process against Roger Trewythenek, by the late king appointed with others to make inquisition in Cornwall by whose default the public passage of ships and boats in the rivers is hindered, and meadows, pastures and sown lands adjacent are flooded and wasted by excessive elevation and straitness of weirs, mills, stanks, stakes and kiddles, and by another commission concerning goods and chattels and sums of money there pertaining to the king and from him concealed, by whom and how, for delivery of any estreats or inquisitions, but order to proceed against the others therein named; as those commissions came never to the said Roger's hands, as he has made oath in chancery.
Oct. 14.
Westminster.
To the sheriffs of London. Writ of supersedeas, by mainprise of William Norwiche 'fisshmonger,' Peter Feryby 'ernemonger,' John Langeforde 'fisshmonger' and John Bolour 'taillour,' all of London, in respect of taking of Andrew Norwiche clerk any security for keeping the peace at suit of Richard Multon, Richard Keynesham 'taillour,' Richard [or Roger] Ogham, Hugh Ogham, John Helgay, John Sutton, Robert Capoun and John Burgate.
Dec. 1.
Westminster.
To the sheriff of Middlesex. Writ of supersedeas, and order by mainprise of Thomas Watkyns, John Marche, John Smyth and John Mercer, all of Kensyngton, to set free Edmund Sherman of the town of Westminster, Isabel his wife and Alice his daughter, if taken at suit of John Prophet and Joan his wife averring threats.
Membrane 31d.
Nov. 16.
Westminster.
To the sheriffs of London. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of taking of John Austyn of London any security for keeping the peace at suit of John Ive parson of St. Michael in 'Wodestret' London and Thomas Porter of Colchestre, and order by mainprise of William Wayte of the county of Suthampton, William Lontley of Herefordshire, Robert Forster of the county of Suthampton and John Gerveys of Kent to set him free, if taken.
Roger Deyncourt, son and heir of John Deyncourt knight, to Richard Stanhope knight, his heirs and assigns. Quitclaim of the manor of Ansty co. Warrewyk. Dated London, 30 November 8 Henry IV.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 4 December.
Nov. 11.
Westminster.
To the sheriffs of London. Writ of supersedeas in respect of taking of John Austyn any security for keeping the peace at suit of John Waryn, and order by mainprise of George Meryot of Somerset, Nicholas Mauduyt serjeant at arms, William Wryght of the county of Suthampton and Thomas Brandreth of Kent to set John Austyn free, if taken.
Dec. 4.
Westminster.
To the sheriff of Norhampton. Writ of supersedeas, by mainprise of Thomas Longe of Geytyngton, John Waldegrave, Richard Milner of Wendlyngburgh and Richard Marton of Norhamptonshire, and order to set free John Beby, William Beby and John Puttok, all of Adyngton, if taken at suit of Thomas Bokyngham of Norhampton, each for an account.