1316 - Alice de Scriven, Prioress of Kirklees (1)

From International Robin Hood Bibliography
Date 1316
Topic Alice de Screvin, Prioress of Kirklees, sues Richard Chaplain of Herteshead on a plea of taking cattle
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Kirklees Priory.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2020-07-26. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-08.


Alice de Skrevyn, Prioress of Kirkley, sues Richard Chaplain of Hertesheved on a plea of taking cattle, by Henry de Wakfeld. Surety: Thomas de Wittelay. And John de Hertesheved, clerk, surety for the attaching of the said Richard, is fined 6d. for not having him in court.[1]

Source notes

Wakefield Manor court rolls; court held at Wakefield (West Riding of Yorkshire), on Friday, the Feast of St James the Apostle [July 25], in the beginning of the 9th year of Edw. II, i.e. 1316. The entry occurs under the MS heading 'Bailiff'.[2] 'Hertsheved' is Hartshead.

IRHB comment

See further 1316 - Alice de Scriven, Prioress of Kirklees (2).



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