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Close Rolls, Henry VI: 1450

Pages 230-234

Calendar of Close Rolls, Henry VI: Volume 5, 1447-1454. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1947.

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1450

Membrane 38d.
Roger Mundy of London 'vynter' to Richard Pygge 'gentilman,' his executors and assigns. Gift of all his goods, property and chattels in London and elsewhere within the realm, and all debts to him due; and he has put the said Richard in possession thereof by delivery of one silver bowl (crateri). Dated 16 June 28 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 1 September this year.
John Roger citizen and skinner of London to John Sturgeon mercer, John Hardy and Walter Brook skinners, citizens of London, their executors and assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels, in London and elsewhere within the realm, and all debts to him due. Dated 2 June 28 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 2 September this year.
Thomas Rydeford of Rowse Sparre co. Sussex 'husbondman' to William Thwaytes 'gentilman' and Nicholas Jurdain, their heirs, executors and assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels within the realm. Dated 3 March 28 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 3 September this year.
John Gylmyn citizen and skinner of London to John Roger skinner and John Parker scrivener citizens of London, their executors and assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels in London and elsewhere within the realm, and all debts to him due. Dated London, 23 April 28 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 3 September this year.
Robert White and Thomas Est to Robert Houghlot, son and heir of John Houghlot of Aldrisshet co. Southampton, to Anne his wife, and to the heirs and assigns of Robert Houghlot. Charter of demise of all the lands, rents and services in the town and parish of Aldrisshet and in Runvale co. Surrey which the grantors, with John Clypsham, Robert Skerne, William Shirfeld and Henry Slythurst all deceased, had by feoffment of John Houghlot. Witnesses: John Saymour knight, Richard Holt, Richard Bele, William Hayward, William Slythurst. Dated Aldrisshet, 21 February 28 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment by Robert White, 15 October this year.
John Desford otherwise Spycer of Sturbrugge to Bartholomew Polard, Richard Rede, each of London 'grocer,' and Richard Spycer of Clareley, their heirs and assigns. Charter with warranty of all his lands etc. in Oldeswynford, Sturbrugge and elsewhere in Worcestershire, and all his goods and chattels. Witnesses: William Perot, Thomas Corff, Thomas Wateres, Thomas Pulter, William Reygnold. Dated Sturbrugge, Michaelmas day 25 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 10 September this year.
Joan Radclyf otherwise Rialle to Gilbert Hethe and Thomesine his wife, their heirs and assigns. Charter with warranty of the whole tenement late of James Wynhale in 'Wonegarestrete' towards 'Tannerestrete' in Winchester, between tenements of John Arnold 'somnour' on the north, Richard atte Nasshe on the west, a tenement late of Richard Wygge now rector of St. George Winchester on the east, and the high street on the south, which the grantor had by feoffment of Thomas Wynhale son and heir of the said James; and she has procured the seal of the commonalty of the city to be hereto attached. Witnesses: John Parys mayor, John Coteler and William Spycer bailiffs, Richard Gater, Peter Hille, Henry Putte, Thomas Gardener. Dated Winchester, 20 February 27 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 1 October this year.
John Hugh of Westminster co. Middlesex 'baker' to Geoffrey Chedbore citizen and 'fleccher' of London, John Fox, Thomas Meryweder and Thomas Vox, each of the parish of St. Clement Danes without New Temple bar 'taylour,' their heirs and assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels and all his debts; and he has put them in possession thereof by 2s. Dated 24 June 28 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 7 October this year.
William Nicholl citizen and 'draper' of London to John atte Water yeoman of the crown and John Child citizen and 'fysshemonger' of London, their heirs and assigns. Gift of the eighteen sacks of wool grown in the Isle of Shepey co. Kent to him due from John Cheyne of Shepey knight, nine to be received on Midsummer day next and nine on Midsummer day following, 17l. due from the said knight and payable at the latter date, and all other his goods, chattels, property and debts in London, Shepey, Kent and elsewhere within the realm. Dated Michaelmas day 27 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 8 October this year.
Membrane 37d.
Henry Dukmanton citizen and mercer of London to master Robert Wodlarke clerk, John Middelton, John Harowe and John Dukmanton, and to their assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels in the city and suburbs of London and elsewhere; and he has delivered to them a silver bowl (crateram) in name of seisin. Dated 20 August 28 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 19 September this year.
John Herde of London cordwainer to John Louthe one of the clerks of chancery and Richard Lyon of London 'chapman,' theirs heirs and assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels in London and elsewhere within the realm. Dated 5 November 29 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 15 November.
Richard Walwyn burgess and grocer of Bristol to John lord Beauchamp knight, his executors and assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels in Bristol and elsewhere within the realm; and he has put them in possession thereof by payment of 4d. Dated London, 1 May 28 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 16 November this year.
Thomas Cave of the parish of St. Andrew in Holburn co. Middlesex 'yoman' to Maud his wife, John Geny, William Blyton, each of London 'gentilman,' Thomas Chapell brewer and John Cheseman barber, citizens of London, their executors and assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels in the said parish or elsewhere within the realm. Dated 1 November 29 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment, 7 December.
William Buttiller of the king's household to William Stoughton citizen and fishmonger of London, his heirs and assigns. Charter with warranty of all the lands in the towns and fields of Redburne, Harpedene and Whatemstede co. Hertford which the grantor and Rose his wife, now deceased, had by demise and feoffment of Henry Maiot of St. Albans and John Kent of Redburne. Witnesses: John Hunte, John Chopyn, Thomas Pecok, Robert Heyward, Walter Fyssh. Dated Redburne, 21 September 29 Henry VI.
William Buttiller to William Stoughton (both as above), his heirs and assigns. Quitclaim with warranty of all the lands in Redburne, Harpedene and Whatemstede which he has by gift of William Buttiller. Witnesses (as above). Dated 10 December 29 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment of the foregoing charter and writing, 10 December.
John Chambre of Esterford co. Essex 'gentilman' and Philippa his wife, late the wife of William Pecche of London 'gentilman,' to Robert Whityngham knight, John Gedney, Stephen Forster aldermen and John Herst citizens of London, Henry Benet and John Parker, their heirs and assigns. Quitclaim of all the lands, rents and services in the parish of St. Stephen in Walbrook London, between lands of Robert Whityngham on the north, east and south and the high way of Walbrook on the west, which they had jointly by feoffment of Robert Pecche esquire of London, son and heir of William Pecche, and Elizabeth wife of the said Robert. Dated 10 January 26 Henry VI.
Memorandum of acknowledgment at Esterford 22 November this year before John Durward esquire, by virtue of a dedimus potestatem which is on the chancery file for this year.
John atte Howe of Bynham co. Norffolk 'yoman' to Thomas Coken of London 'gentilman.' Gift of 12l. to be received of John Crane of Wodnorton co. Norffolk 'gentilman,' and 7l. 6s. 8d. of John Bere of Geyste 'miller,' and power to cause those debtors to be arrested, imprisoned, set free, impleaded and sued if need be in any court. Dated 18 December 29 Henry VI.
[No acknowledgment.]
Membrane 36d.
Notarial instrument, attested in a high chamber within the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem in England at Clerkenwell by London, in presence, on 20 August 1450, 4 Pope Nicholas V, of Robert Langstrothir and William Walsale, literate persons of the dioceses of York and Lincoln, by Thomas Eggecomb, clerk, of the diocese of Exeter, and notary public (whose sign is here copied), reciting a commission of brother John de Lastico master of the Hospital, dated the convent at Rhodes 8 February 1449, written upon paper with his round seal of black wax covered with paper whereon were the words: 'Sigillum fratris Johannis de Lastico magistri Hospitalis Jerusalem,' and read on 6 August that year in the same place in presence of brothers Robert Botill prior of the Hospital, John Langstrothir preceptor of the preceptory of Balshal and Grafton and receiver for the common treasury in the Hospital, and brother Thomas de Talbot (text follows), whereby upon complaint of the proctors and conservator of the common treasury that Thomas de Talbot, prior of the priory of Hireland, has not contented them, as he promised and was bound to do, wherefore he ought to be deprived and the priory conferred upon brother Thomas Fitzghirart, the master commands the said Robert and John to cause his letters patent to be presented to the said prior publicly in presence of a notary, moving him once, twice, thrice and peremptorily within one month from that date to pay to the said receiver all sums of money due and unpaid, and to give more binding security for time to come; and reciting that after the same was read the commissioners did move the said prior so to do, and he did promise payment of all sums from him due by reason of his priory to that date, or to find security to the said receiver for all then or thereafter due, and swore upon the cross of his habit in presence of William Cecyll esquire, Thomas Berners and Bartholomew Knyght, literate persons of the dioceses of Lincoln and Winchester; and reciting that on 20 August that year in the same place the said receiver did publicly acknowledge that he had received of the said prior certain bonds for the money due for the time he averred that he had held the priory of Hireland, and for five years next following.
Memorandum of acknowledgment by the said notary, 6 September this year.