1361 - John Robhood of Walsham le Willows
|Topic||John Robhood of Walsham le Willows (Suffolk)|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2013-10-03. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-07-28.
[13 Jul. 1361:]
[The following] villein tenants of villein land: John Spileman, \Robert Spileman his
brother/, John Terwald, William Swift, John Patel , Nicholas Patel, William
Warde, Adam Echeman, Walter Fraunceys, John Robhood , Robert Warde,
Robert Man , Robert Lene , Simon Rampolye, Robert Payn, Richard
Qualm, John Fraunceys, William Jay, Robert Rampolye , Matthew Gilbert,
Robert Springold, Nicholas Deneys, Walter Rampolye, William Lene , Robert
Lene  the elder, William Smith and William Hawys came into court and swore
fealty to the lord.
The John Robhood concerned in this entry is the first of that name known from the court rolls. One of his sons was also named John. "\" and "/" indicate MS insertions. Lock's brackets.
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 135-1400 (Suffolk Records Society, vol. XLV) (Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2002), p. 59, and see p. 222, s.n. 'Robhood, John ' and 'Robhood, John '.
- 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. 59. Record translation by Lock.
- Lock (2002), p. 222, s.n. 'Robhood, John ' and 'Robhood, John '.