271 Haldon v Nelson

The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640.

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William Haldon, gent v Robert Nelson

February 1638


All that survives of this case is Nelson's personal answer denying Haldon's libel, dated 19 February 1638.

Initial proceedings

11/8, Personal answer

The response of Robert Nelson to the articles in the libel of William Haldon in this court

To the first, he refers to the register of arms and otherwise does not believe it to be true.

To the second, he does not believe it to be true in any part.

19 February 1638

Signed by Robert Nelson.


  • Initial proceedings
    • Personal answer: 11/8 (19 Feb 1638)

People mentioned in the case

  • Haldon, William
  • Nelson, Robert