Close Rolls, Henry VI: April 1438

Pages 177-178

Calendar of Close Rolls, Henry VI: Volume 3, 1435-1441. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1937.

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April 1438

Membrane 9d.
April 3.
To the customers in the port of Bristol and the keepers of the passage there. Order to deliver to the earl of Ormonde and Leo de Welles knight lieutenant of Ireland for their passage a ship called 'le Petir' of Bristol and a little ship called 'la Barke,' any arrest thereof, or any command of the king to the contrary notwithstanding; as with advice and assent of the council the king has appointed the said earl and lieutenant to sail immediately to Ireland with the power assigned them for the good ruling thereof and resistance to the king's enemies there. By C.
April 30.
William Ippyngbury of the parish of Lynton co. Kent 'husbondman' to Roger Riche, John Hoke, Thomas Burghherche and Nicholas Rether. Recognisance for 20l., to be levied etc. in Kent.
Thomas Wesynham to William Ludlowe. Quitclaim of the manor of Appilton co. Berkshire called Quarelstede, and all lands, rents, reversions and services which the said Thomas had with William Ludlowe and with William Burgoigne now deceased by gift of Stephen Frenshe and John Feriby. Dated 20 December 16 Henry VI. Witnesses: William Norton esquire, Robert Forster, David Selby, Richard Boteler, Richard Walsshe 'gentilman.'
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 30 April.
John prior of St. Oswald Nostell co. York and the convent to William Bothe clerk. Grant for life of a yearly rent of 40l. payable in the cathedral church of St. Paul London, the first payment to be on Christmas day next. Dated the chapter house, 10 February 16 Henry VI.
The prior etc. (as above) to William Bothe clerk. Bond in 300l. payable on Midsummer day next. Dated the chapter house, 11 February 16 Henry VI.
Condition, for payment of the rent (above mentioned) in the (said) church, namely 20l. on Christmas day or the feast of the Annunciation, and 20l. on Midsummer day or Michaelmas day.
Memorandum of acknowledgment of the foregoing writings and condition in the chapter house at Nostell 2 March before William Aiscogh, by virtue of a dedimus potestatem which is on the chancery file for this year.
Alan Buxull knight lord of Clynchamp to Simon Bate, Richard Aylarde the younger, Thomas Peche, William Bate and Thomas Copyn and to their heirs. Grant with warranty of the reversion of a rent of 18s. 6d. a year and other services and customs after the death of Alice who was wife of John Arlham, reciting that thereby Thomas Kenne 'rypier' holds to him and his heirs a tenement in Brightlyng called 'Skenneslonde' of her for her life with reversion to the said Alan, by virtue of a charter by the said Alan made to the said John and Alice. Witnesses: John Benfelde esquire, John Rakle, William Bray, John Merfelde, William Fermour. Dated 4 May 16 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment in chancery at Westminster, 7 May.
Thomas Brook knight lord of Cobham to John Stork, his heirs and assigns. Quitclaim of all lands, woods, rents, services, reversions etc. in Hides otherwise Lydelynche Baret, and all lands, rights, property and possessions pertaining to the manor of Hides otherwise Lydelynche Baret co. Dorset, with warranty against John abbot of Milton and his successors. Witnesses: Humphrey Stafforde knight, William Carent, John Herynge esquires, John Lynde, Richard Strode, Henry Russell. Dated Monday after the Nativity of the Virgin 16 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment at Wycroft co. Devon 1 April before John Battyscombe, by virtue of a dedimus potestatem which is on the chancery file for this year.