438 Morgan v Ap Howell

The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640.

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Jenkin Morgan of Llantwit Major, co. Glamorgan, esq v Howell ap Howell of the same, yeoman

June 1637


The cause and result of Morgan's complaint against ap Howell remain unknown as only Morgan's bond of 29 June 1637 survives.

Initial proceedings

3/163, Plaintiff's bond

29 June 1637

Bound to appear 'in the Court in the painted Chamber within the Pallace of Westminster'.

Signed by Lewis Thomas of St Benedict's, Paul's Wharf, London, gent.

Sealed, subscribed and delivered in the presence of Humphrey Terrick.


Jenkin Morgan did not appear in M. P. Siddons (ed.), Visitations by the Heralds in Wales (Publications of the Harleian Society, new series, 14, 1996).

Jenkin Morgan, esq, was placed on the commission of the peace for co. Glamorgan on 27 June 1629.

J. Broadway, R. Cust and S. K. Roberts (eds.), A Calendar of the Docquets of Lord Keeper Coventry, 1625-40 (List and Index Society, special series, 34, 2004), part 1, p. 63.


  • Initial proceedings
    • Plaintiff's bond: 3/163 (29 Jun 1637)

People mentioned in the case

  • ap Howell, Howell, yeoman
  • Morgan, Jenkin, esq
  • Terrick, Humphrey
  • Thomas, Lewis, gent

Places mentioned in the case

  • London
    • St Benedict's
    • Paul's Wharf
  • Middlesex
    • Westminster
  • Wales

Topics of the case

  • justice of the peace
  • office-holding