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1376 - Robert Robhood and tenement Robhood of Walsham le Willows

Date 1376
Topic Robert Robhood of Walsham le Willows (Suffolk); tenement Robhood
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Walsham le Willows.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2016-09-15. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-04-27.


[11 Jun. 1376:]
Robert Robhood to John Hereward and his heirs, three parts of a messuage and 8a.3r.
of land of the tenement Robhood, granted to him in the same form [i.e. 'by the rod, to hold by services and customs etc.'], fine 20s.[1]

Source notes

The Robert Robhood concerned in this entry was a son of John Robhood (I).[2] IRHB's brackets.

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). The editor of the Walsham le Willows court rolls lists "Robhood, ten't", i.e. Robhood tenement, in his index of places,[3] but it is doubtful if this is any more a place-name than the phrase "Mr Turner's flat".




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