86 Burdet v Oxley

The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640.

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Richard Burdet of Denby Dale, co. York, gent v William Oxley of Skelmanthorpe, co. York

October 1638


Proceedings survive from October 1638, but they do not show either the cause or result of Burdet's complaint against Oxley.

Summary of proceedings

Dr Duck acted as counsel. On 20 October 1638 Oxley was ordered to appear.


  • Proceedings
    • Proceedings before Arundel: R.19, fos. 434r-449v (20 Oct 1638)

People mentioned in the case

  • Burdet, Richard, gent
  • Duck, Arthur, lawyer
  • Howard, Thomas, earl of Arundel and Surrey
  • Oxley, William

Places mentioned in the case

  • Yorkshire, West Riding
    • Denby Dale
    • Skelmanthorpe