66 Brayne v Moulder

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John Brayne of Cirencester, co. Gloucester, gent v Thomas Moulder of the same, baker

July 1637


Brayne entered bond to prosecute a cause against Moulder on 4 July 1637; but no further proceedings survive.

Initial proceedings

3/149, Plaintiff's bond

4 July 1637

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

Signed by William Windowe of Cirencester, gent, on behalf of Brayne.

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


John Brayne may have been from the Brayne family of Littledean, co. Gloucester, mentioned in the Visitation of 1623.

J. Maclean and W. C. Heane (eds.), The Visitation of the County of Gloucester, 1623 (Publications of the Harleian Society, 21, 1885), pp. 208-9.


  • Initial proceedings
    • Plaintiff's bond: 3/149 (4 Jul 1637)

People mentioned in the case

  • Brayne, John, gent
  • Moulder, Thomas, baker
  • Terrick, Humphrey
  • Windowe, William, gent

Places mentioned in the case

  • Gloucestershire
  • Cirencester
  • Littledean
  • Middelsex
    • Westminster