228 Fuller v Dobbs

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Edward Fuller of Olney, co. Buckingham, gent v John Dobbs of Bletsoe, co. Bedford, gent

June 1635


The cause and result of Fuller's complaint against Dobbs remain unknown, as the proceedings only record Dobbs's attachment to answer in June 1635. [For Dobbs's counter suit, see cause 164].

Summary of proceedings

No counsels were mentioned. In around June 1635, John Dobbs was attached and proceeded against for contempt, with the cause ordered to continue on 20 October following.


No John Dobbs or Edward Fuller appear in the Visitations for Bedford and Buckingham: F. A. Blaydes (ed.), The Visitations of Bedfordshire, 1566, 1582 and 1634 (Publications of the Harleian Society, 19, 1884); W. H. Rylands (ed.), The Visitation of the County of Buckingham made in 1634 (Publications of the Harleian Society, 53, 1909).


  • Proceedings
    • Undated proceedings: R.19, fos. 390-399 (c. Jun 1635)

People mentioned in the case

  • Dobbs, John, gent
  • Fuller, Edward, gent

Places mentioned in the case

  • Bedfordshire
    • Bletsoe
  • Buckinghamshire
    • Olney