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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Citation:

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 23 June 2024].

Richard Cust. Andrew Hopper. "The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640", in The Court of Chivalry 1634-1640, British History Online, accessed June 23, 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. 23 June 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/no-series/court-of-chivalry.

Table of Contents

Title Page(s)
597 Slater v Rodes
598 Slaughter alias Stoughton v Arkell
599 Smith v Browne
600 Smith v Camacke
601 Smith v Kent
602 Smith v Underwood
603 Smyth v Wallis
604 Somerset v Good
605 Somerset v Perkins
606 Somerville v Goodrich
607 Sone v Vandeburgh
608 Sotherton v Palmer
609 Southcott v Beare
610 Southcott v Crossen
611 Southcott v Gale
612 Southcott v Morrell
613 Southcott v Spiller
614 Spelman v Saunders
615 Spencer v Jackson
616 Sprignall v Chapman
617 Spring v Hye
618 Sprye v Syes
619 Stafford v Peasley
620 Stapley v Butts
621 Starkey v Bestney
622 Steeper v Scott
623 Stephens v Nicholls
624 Stepkin v Dobbins
625 Stepney v Williams
626 Stewkly v Pollard
627 Story v Ranew
628 Strachey v Reeve
629 Stradling v Mayler
630 Strode v Clarke
631 Strode v Dawe
632 Style v Shaw
633 Sutton v Denne
634 Sydenham v Cruse
635 Sydenham v Sandford
636 Talcot v Nash
637 Temple v Andrews
638 Temple v Ayleworth
639 Terrell v Pollard
640 Theobald v Sherrowe
641 Thimblethorp v Foster
642 Thompson v Parker
643 Thornehurst v Frampton
644 Thorold v Trumbull
645 Thymelby v Hills
646 Tooker v Terricke
647 Towers v Lackford
648 Tracy v Longe
649 Treavor v Medcalfe
650 Trenance v Tooker
651 Trenchard v Hargrave
652 Trussell v Searle
653 Turney v Woodden
654 Tyrwhit v Wilson
655 Underhill v Beard
656 Utber v Baldery
657 Vaughan v Coulstocke
658 Vaughan v Lloyd
659 Vaughan v Partridge
660 Vaughan v Prichard
661 Vaux v Cheney
662 Vicars v Hudson
663 Vicary v Barton
664 Vincent v Longmore
665 Vincent v Yeoman
666 Vosper v Arscott
667 Wade v Sewell
668 Wade v Shawe
669 Wadham v Cooke
670 Walcott v Knott
671 Walcott v Parsons
672 Waldegrave v Warner
673 Walker v Isaacke
674 Waller v Watmole
675 Walley v Whittrow
676 Walsh v Gibbs
677 Walsh v Wray
678 Walter v Stepney
679 Walthall v Miles
680 Ward v Aylett
681 Ward v Phillippes
682 Warner v Cadyman
683 Warner v Ellis
684 Warner v Lynch
685 Warner v Wentworth
686 Warren v Winston
687 Washbourne v Norton
688 Waterhouse v Holte
689 Waterhouse v Muschamp
690 Waterhouse v Pinder
691 Watson v Filcott
692 Watts v Elliott
693 Weaver v Arden
694 Weaver v Pye
695 Weaver v Wallett
696 West v Crutchman alias West