1381 - Robert Hode of Beverley

From International Robin Hood Bibliography
Date 1381
Topic Man named Robert Hode
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Beverley (North Bar Within).

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2020-06-21. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-08.


Robertus Hode et uxor ejus   viijd

[IRHB translation:]
Robert Hode and his wife   viijd[1]

Source notes

MS Lay Subsidy Roll 202/71, National Archives; Poll Tax of 4 Ric. II (1381), for Beverley; membrane 7. The entry appears under the heading 'Constabularia Infra Barr' Borealis', i.e. 'North Bar Ward'.[2]

IRHB comments

A record to the effect that R. Hude paid his contribution to the infamous poll tax that precipitated the Social Revolt previously known as the Peasants' Revolt.



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