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1354 - John Robhood of Walsham le Willows (2)

Date 1354
Topic John Robhood of Walsham le Willows (Suffolk)
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Walsham le Willows.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2017-05-01. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-04-27.


[15 Sep. 1354:]
Robert Typetot [I] and William Lene [I] were elected to the office of reeve; Robert Springold amd Thomas Hereward to the office of hayward, Robert took the oath; William Cook [2] and John Robhod to the office of woodward.[1]

Source notes

The John Robhood concerned in this entry is probably the first of that name known from the court rolls. One of his sons was also named John.[2] Brackets as in printed source.

IRHB comments

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).




Also see


  1. Lock, Ray, ed.; Bailey, Mark, general ed. The Court Rolls of Walsham le Willows 135-1400 (Suffolk Records Society, vol. XLV) (Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2002), p. 44. Record translation by Lock.
  2. Lock (2002), p. 222, s.n. 'Robhood, John [1]' and 'Robhood, John [2]'.