Parishes: St Christopher

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The Cartulary of Holy Trinity, Aldgate. Originally published by London Record Society, London, 1971.

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[f. 133] In the parish of St. Christopher

744. [1228–9] Grant and confirmation by Richard prior and convent of the grant which Nicholas and Walter sons of Edmund son of Gerard made to John Travers, citizen, of certain lands and houses which are of the fee of the canons in the parish of St. Christopher next Cornhull from which a rent of 16s. p.a. is paid to Holy Trinity; John swore fealty to the canons to pay this rent; sealed; witnesses, Martin de Patishill, dean of London, Roger Duce, mayor, [Richard] Renger, Stephen Bukerel, Henry Cokam, sheriffs.

C.A.D., i, A 1682.

745. [List of those paying rent]: John Travers; Geoffrey de Winchester (Wintonia); Walter le Potter; Richard de Gloucester (Glovemia), 1 Ed. II; Walter Waldeschef, 19 Ed. II; Ralph de Cauntebrig, 6 Ed. III who bequeathed the tenement to Henry his son as appears by his will (fn. 1) enrolled 39 Ed. III; John Sely, 48 Ed. III; Nicholas Exton, 8 Ric. II and under Hy. IV; Thomas Lancastre; John Gravisend; John Erith, 10 Hy. IV; John Gedney, 2 Hy. V and 3 Hy. VI; Richard Stacy; John Erith aforesaid, 31 Hy. VI; Mary Erith [?10 Hy. VII].

746. Total of this parish 16s. and it is tithed at this in the king's exemplification.


  • 1. C. Wills, ii, 91.