444 Morgan v Rodgers

The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640.

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John Morgan of Wayne Green, co. Monmouth, gent v Richard Rogers of Allensmore, co. Hereford, gent

January 1640


The cause and result of this case remains unknown as only Rogers' bond to answer the charge remains, dated 8 June 1640. [For an office case against Rogers, probably connected with this action, see cause 373].

Initial proceedings

2/47, Defendant's bond

8 January 1639/40

Bound to appear 'in the court in the Painted Chamber within the Pallace of Westminster'.

Signed by Richard Rogers, Charles Rogers of the same and William Warren of the same, yeoman.

'Sealed, subscribed and delivered by the within named Richard Rogers in the presence of Wal. Pye'

Also signed by Richard Tardman.


Numerous John Morgans appear in the 1683 Visitation of co. Monmouth, but no John Morgan of the Waine.

M. P. Siddons (ed.), Visitations by the Heralds in Wales (Publications of the Harleian

Society, new series, 14, 1996).

No Richard Rogers appeared in the 1634 Visitation of co. Hereford.

M. P. Siddons (ed.), The Visitation of Herefordshire, 1634 (Publications of the Harleian Society, new series, 15, 2002).


  • Initial proceedings
    • Defendant's bond: 2/47 (8 Jan 1640)

People mentioned in the case

  • Morgan, John, gent
  • Pye, Walter
  • Rodgers, Richard, gent (also Rogers)
  • Rogers, Charles
  • Tardman, Richard
  • Warren, William, yeoman

Places mentioned in the case

  • Herefordshire
    • Allensmore
  • Middlesex
    • Westminster
  • Monmouthshire
    • The Waine [Wayne Green]
  • Wales