1335 - John Petit of East Rudham

From International Robin Hood Bibliography
Date 1335
Topic Prior and convent of Cokesford given licence to acquire lands in mortmain from John Petit in 'Estrudham' (East Rudham, Norfolk) among others.
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East Rudham.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-11-18. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-08.


[4 Dec. 1335:]
Licence for the alienation in mortmain to the prior and convent of Cokesford, in satisfaction of 7 marks of the 20l. yearly of land and rent which they had the licence of Edward II. to acquire, of the following: by Thomas de Nethergatc of Staneford, chaplain, the manor of Westwrothamthorpe; [p. 183:] by Matilda de Tony, a messuage and 12 acres of land in Neketon; by William de Hyndringham, five messuages, 16 acres of land and 4s. of rent, in Estrudham, Houton and Kylverdeston; by Roger, vicar of the church of Thorpe Market, a messuage and 12 acres of land in Estrudham; by Richard Douny, chaplain, three messuages and 6 acres of land in the same town; and by John Petit, 9 acres of land and the reversion of a messuage and 21 acres of land now held for life by Alice late the wife of John de Joland, in the same town. It appears by the inquisition that the said messuage and land, with the manor, ten messuages and 55 acres of land, are of the yearly value of 59s.[1]

Source notes

Membrane 11 of the Patent Roll for 9 Edward III – Part II. Marginal note: "Dec. 4. Auckland". IRHB's brackets.

IRHB comments

'Estrudham' is presumably East Rudham, Norfolk.



Also see

Persons named Little John (links).