1342 - John Little witness to charter
|Topic||John Little among witnesses to grant of land|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2020-07-23. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-08.
Inspeximus of the following;—[... p. 508 ...]
Grant in frank almoin by Hugh de Lascy, late earl of Ulster, to the same bishop [sc. the bishop of Dundee] of four carucates of land in Arte, lying between the bishop's land of Arwhum and land of the Hospitallers in Arte, and between land sometime of Ralph son of William [p. 509] de Lunwahr, and the earl's land of Arhen, land late of John de Lennes in Arte, with the homage and service of his heirs, a carucate of land which Robert, son of Serlo, held of him in Arte by Stranford, with the homage and services of his heirs, and ten carucates of land in Oveh: witnesses;—Geoffrey de Mariscis, Gilbert de Lascy, Walter de Bidlesford, Nicholas Little (Parvo), Walter de Mariscis, John Little, Adam de Alneto, John le Fleming (Flandrensi), and many others.
Date: 'Aug. 24. Tower of London'. Membrane 17. IRHB's brackets.
- 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.
- [Isaacson, R.F., ed.; Maxwell-Lyte, Henry Churchill, ed.] Calendar of the Patent Rolls Preserved in the Public Record Office. Edward III. A.D. 1340-1343 (London; Edinburgh and Glasgow; Dublin, 1900), pp. 507-509.