The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640

This project provides abstracts, calendars and transcript of the surviving material relating to 738 cases heard in the Court of Chivalry (otherwise known as the Court of Honour or the Earl Marshal’s Court) between 1634 and 1640. The original case papers are located at the College of Arms in London and the Earl Marshal’s archive at Arundel Castle, Sussex. The cases cover a wide variety of topics relating to the social, political and cultural history of the period, from ship money and the Bishops Wars to pew disputes and duelling, from heralds’ visitations and grants of arms to brawls in the street and quarrels at race meetings.

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Richard Cust. Andrew Hopper, 'The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640', in The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640, (, ). British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/no-series/court-of-chivalry [accessed 28 May 2024].

Richard Cust. Andrew Hopper. "The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640", in The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640, (, ). British History Online, accessed May 28, 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/no-series/court-of-chivalry.

Cust, Richard. Hopper, Andrew. "The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640", in The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640, (, ), British History Online. Web. 28 May 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/no-series/court-of-chivalry.

Table of Contents

Title Page(s)
97 Carnaby v Johnson and Carnaby
98 Carr v Gray
99 Castell v Crispe
100 Chadwell v Huggins
101 Chaldecott v Franke
102 Chaloner v Heylin
103 Chamberlayne v Drayton
104 Chambers v Amphlett
105 Child v Hilton
106 Clarke v Awborne
107 Clarke v Palmer
108 Claxton v King
109 Claxton v Richardson
110 Claxton v Tunstall
111 Clifford v Hilliard
112 Cobb v Barber
113 Codrington v Ithell
114 Coffin v Stephens
115 Cogan v Reynold
116 Collier v Challoner
117 Collin v Wigg
118 Colvile v Landen
119 Coney v Goodfellow
120 Constable v Carlyle
121 Constable v Carlyle
122 Constable v Carlyle
123 Constable v Constable
124 Constable v Constable
125 Cooke v Bagge
126 Cooke v Crosse
127 Cooper v Billops
128 Copley v Mountney
129 Coppleston v Bailey
130 Corbet v Cooper
131 Corye v Robinson
132 Cornwall v Hare
133 Coryton v Peryman
134 Cosworth v Mundy
135 Courtney v Bruen
136 Covert v Cosens
137 Coxe v Allen
138 Coxe v Greaves
139 Crane v Mercy
140 Crayford v Argent
141 Crofte v Froysell
142 Crofte v Gargrave
143 Crompton v Audley
144 Crompton v Eakins
145 Crosse v Moore
146 Curson v Hewes
147 Dabson v Dwerryhouse
148 Danby v Bates
149 Darcy v Green
150 Darcy v Savile
151 Davy v Nevill
152 Davylle v Theaker
153 Dawney v Stephenson
154 Deane v Wade
155 De La Haye v Lydsey
156 De La Ware v Crutchman alias West
157 Denny v Gray
158 Deyer v Davies
159 Dike v Harris
160 Dingley v Ghest
161 Dingley v Maulten
162 Disney v Saxon
163 Dixon v Hulker
164 Dobbs v Fuller
165 Dockwra v Killingworth
166 Done v Babington
167 Dorset v Rigges
168 Dover v Fox
169 Dowman v Faulcon
170 Doyley v Jefferies
171 Draper v Abdy
172 Duck v Doubleday
173 Duck v Fielder
174 Duck v Hanslopp
175 Duck v Hurt
176 Duck v Myles
177 Duck v Pinchbecke
178 Duck v Ralegh
179 Duck v St George
180 Duck v Underwood
181 Duck v Winchell
182 Duck v Woodall
183 Dudley v Downes
184 Dugdale v Kittermaster
185 Dunbar v Emerson
186 Edgar v Dix
187 Edgecumbe v Stephens
188 Edoplhe v Prowde
189 Eglesfield v Cole
190 Ellis v Manwood
191 Elrington v Polhill
192 Elton v Elton
193 Errington v Camby
194 Essex v Hubbins
195 Estcroft v Byrkehill
196 Eure v Harris