1316 - John son of Robert Hode of Sowerby
|Topic||John, son of Robert Hode pays for enclosing and arrears of rent.|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-12-12. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-04-27.
John son of Robert Hode gives 2s 4d for enclosing, & for arrears of rent, 1 rood & 10 falls of land enclosed 8 years ago, to hold to himself & his heirs, rendering therefor 2d per annum.
Wakefield Manor Court, 9 Edward II, Court held at Wakefield, Friday, Feast of St Barnabas the Apostle; under section heading "Sourbi", i.e. Sowerby; membrane 16.
- 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.
- Lister, John, ed.; [Stokes, Ethel, transcr.]; [Longbotham, A.T., index.]. Court Rolls of the Manor of Wakefield. Vol. IV. 1315 to 1317 (Yorkshire Archæological Society, Record Series, vol. LXXVIII) (1930), p. 131, and see pp. 110, 120.