1318 - Robhood of Walsham le Willows (1)
|Topic||Robhood of Walsham le Willows (Suffolk)|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2014-08-02. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-04-27.
[17 Jan. 1318:]
Ordered as elsewhere to distrain William at the Green in 3½a. of land, parcel of the tenement of William Cook, for services and customs withheld, and also in 1a. formerly of William Springold and Robhood [sic] [...]
sic as in printed source.
This probably refers to William Robhood (I) who had died recently. The Robhoods of Walsham le Willows (Suffolk) occur frequently in the manor court rolls throughout the period covered (1316-99). For full discussion, genealogy and listings of records, see Robhoods of Walsham le Willows (record texts).
- Not included in Sussex, Lucy, compil. 'References to Robin Hood up to 1600', in: Knight, Stephen. Robin Hood: A Complete Study of the English Outlaw (Oxford, UK; Cambridge, Massachusetts: Blackwell, 1994), pp. 262-88.
- Lock, Ray, ed.; Bailey, Mark, general ed. The Court Rolls of Walsham le Willows 1303-1350 (Suffolk Records Society, vol. XLI) (Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1998), p. 64.