Close Rolls, Henry V: January-February 1415

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Calendar of Close Rolls, Henry V: Volume 1, 1413-1419. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1929.

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January-February 1415

Jan. 23.
William Boteler of Merkeate co. Hertford 'bocher' and John Valance of Redburne 'husbandman' to Master Walter Cook clerk. Recognisance for 19l., to be levied etc. in Hertfordshire.
William son and heir of Thomas Hardyng of Manytre to Joan Bohun countess of Hereforde, Essex and Norhampton, her heirs and assigns. Quitclaim with warranty of one acre of land in Misteleigh and the advowson of the church, in her possession being; reciting a charter whereby his said father gave to Thomas de la Dale knight, Robert de Rykedoun, Simon Longe, John Chapman of Stoke Neylonde otherwise Wythermersshe, Richard Chapman otherwise Wythermersshe, John de Welyngton parson of Misteleygh and Thomas Sankyn parson of Little Bentelegh, all now deceased, their heirs and assigns, all his lands in Misteleygh, Little Bromleigh, Little Benteleigh and Wrabbenase called 'Newehalle' with the advowson aforesaid, a charter dated Misteleigh, Saturday after St. Luke 21 Richard II, whereby after the death of the other grantees Richard Chapman otherwise Wythermersshe gave the said lands and advowson to Gilbert Debenham, William Grenehoode and John Hollebrooke, their heirs and assigns, and a charter whereby the said Gilbert, William and John Hollebroke gave to the said countess, her heirs and assigns, the acre of land and advowson aforesaid. Dated Misteleigh, 21 May 2 Henry V.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 6 February.
Henry Fouler esquire of Kent to James Strangweys and John Sonyngforde otherwise Sondeforde, their heirs and assigns. Quitclaim with warranty of all the lands, rents and services in the city of London which they had by feoffment of Nicholas Maudit, Robert Sapurton, William Erynton, Nicholas Chenalle and William Sutton, and those grantors by feoffment of the said Henry and Elizabeth his wife. Dated 7 February 2 Henry V.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 8 February.
William atte Wode citizen and brewer of London to John Power 'peautrer,' John Denys 'jeweler' citizens of London and William Broun of Lincolnshire, their heirs, executors and assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels quick and dead in the said city and elsewhere; Thomas Fauconer being mayor of London, John Mychelle and Thomas Aleyn sheriffs. Witnesses: Stephen Sedar, John Kyrtelyngton, William Fromond, Stephen Rede, William Hanewelle. Dated London, the eve of the Purification 2 Henry V.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 11 February.
Feb. 8.
Thomas Fraunceys and Thomas Godston of Colcestre to the king. Recognisance for 200l., to be levied etc. in Essex.
Condition, that the bailiffs and commonalty of Colcestre shall abide and perform the award of Robert Teye esquire, Robert Darcy and Thomas Rolfe chosen on their behalf, and of William Swynborne esquire, Richard Baynarde and Robert Neweport on behalf of Roger abbot of St. John Colcestre, concerning all actions, debates etc. between the bailiffs and commonalty and the abbot and convent, so that the award be made before the quinzaine of Easter next.
Feb. 8.
Roger abbot of St. John Colcestre to the king. (Like) recognisance.
(Like) condition.