1316 - Robert Hoode

From International Robin Hood Bibliography
Date 1316
Topic Robert Hoode fined for not coming to serve in the army to be sent to Scotland.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-02-11. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-08.


 Hugh Fox vacat, because he left for Ireland, before they were called up, Thomas of Norton [3d], William Badger, William Rycharde, Thomas son of Rose [3d], John son of Geppe [3d], Robert son of John Roller [vacat, because he cannot be found], Thomas of Louthe [3d], John Don, John Tope, Robert Harward [3d] and Robert Hoode.[1]

Source notes

Wakefield Manor court rolls; court held at Wakefield (West Riding of Yorkshire), on Friday after the Feast of All Saints [Nov. 1], 10 Edward II. The entry appears under "Bailiff".[2] Membrane 1d. Italic type and brackets as in printed source.

IRHB comments

All the above and a good many from other towns and villages were fined for not appearing when called upon to serve in a Scottish campaign. The fact that Robert Hoode paid his fine shows that he had not fled.



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