Feet of Fines: CP 25/1/179/96


 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 1.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 1 Edward IV [3 February 1462].
Parties: Robert Ingilton', querent, and Thomas Reynes and Mary, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Horton' and 500 acres of land, 20 acres of meadow, 100 acres of pasture, 8 acres of wood and 14 shillings of rent in Horton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas and Mary have acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of Robert, as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Mary to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty against Edmund, the abbot of Westminster, and his successors.
For this: Robert has given them 100 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Robert Ingleton, Thomas Reynes, Mary Reynes
Places: Horton
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 2.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 2 Edward IV [16 May 1462].
Parties: Thomas Fulburne and William Ouerey, querents, and Richard Chaundre and Margaret, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 2 messuages, 1 toft, 69 acres of land, 6 and a half acres of meadow and 1 acre of pasture in Higham Ferrers, Russheden' and Irtlyngburgh'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Richard and Margaret have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Thomas, as those which Thomas and William have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Richard to Thomas and William and the heirs of Thomas for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Thomas and William have given them 40 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Thomas Fulbourne, William Overy, Richard Chaundre, Margaret Chaundre
Places: Higham Ferrers, Rushden, Irthlingborough
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 3.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from St Michael, 2 Edward IV [27 October 1462].
Parties: Robert Malorre, esquire, son of Thomas Malorre, and Elizabeth, his wife, querents, and Thomas Malorre, knight, and Elizabeth, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 9 messuages, 5 tofts, 1 water mill, 12 virgates and a moiety of 1 virgate of land, 1 acre and a moiety of 1 acre of pasture and 3 shillings and 4 pence of rent in Wynewyk'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas and Elizabeth, his wife, have granted to Robert and Elizabeth, his wife, the tenements and have rendered them to them in the court, to hold to Robert and Elizabeth, his wife, and the heirs of the body of Robert, of Thomas and Elizabeth, his wife, and the heirs of Thomas for ever, rendering yearly 1 rose at the feast of the Nativity of St John the Baptist, and doing to the chief lords all other services. In default of such heirs, reversion to Thomas and Elizabeth, his wife, and the heirs of Thomas, quit of the other heirs of Robert and Elizabeth, his wife, to hold of the chief lords for ever.
Warranty: Warranty by Thomas and Elizabeth, his wife, and the heirs of Elizabeth.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Robert Malory, Thomas Malory, Elizabeth Malory
Places: Winwick
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 4.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 3 Edward IV [8 May 1463].
Parties: Thomas Dixon', querent, and John Warburton' and Elizabeth, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 15 acres of land and 5 acres of meadow in Browghton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John and Elizabeth have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Thomas, as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Elizabeth to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Thomas has given them 10 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Thomas Dixon, John Warburton, Elizabeth Warburton
Places: Broughton
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 5.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 3 Edward IV [8 May 1463].
Parties: John Swyllyngton', querent, and William Averey and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage and 1 toft in Brakley.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William and Joan have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of John, as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of William to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: John has given them 40 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: John Swillington, William Avery, Joan Avery
Places: Brackley
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 6.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after St John the Baptist, 3 Edward IV [25 June 1463].
Parties: John Dyve, Roger Salesbury and Richard Knyghtley, querents, and Walter Cotton' and Blanche, his wife, deforciants.
Property: A fourth part of the manor of Haldenby called Katerynsmaner and of 2 messuages, of 8 tofts, of 8 virgates of land, of 20 acres of meadow and of 20 shillings of rent, and a rent of 1 pair of white gloves, in Haldenby and Chirchebrampton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Walter and Blanche have acknowledged the fourth part and rent to be the right of John, as those which John, Roger and Richard have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Blanche to John, Roger and Richard and the heirs of John for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: John, Roger and Richard have given them 40 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: John Dive, Roger Salisbury, Richard Knightley, Walter Cotton, Blanche Cotton
Places: Holdenby, 'Katerynsmaner' (in Holdenby), Church Brampton
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 7.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 3 Edward IV [9 February 1464].
Parties: Richard Byngham, one of the justices coram rege of the lord king, and John Nedeham, one of the justices of the common bench of the lord king, querents, and Roger Salesbury, esquire, and Anne, his wife, Baldwin Wyloughby', esquire, and Agnes, his wife, and John Dyve, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Quenton' called Baldes Man[er]e, 12 messuages, 7 tofts, 280 acres of land, 26 acres of meadow, 140 acres of pasture, 50 acres of wood and 6 shillings of rent in Quenton', Grendon', Norhampton', Horton', Magna Houghton' and Magna Byllyng.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Roger and Anne, Baldwin and Agnes and John Dyve have acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of Richard, as those which Richard and John Nedeham have of their gift,
For this: Richard and John Nedeham have granted to Roger and Anne the manor and tenements and have rendered them to them in the court, to hold to Roger and Anne, without impeachment of waste, of the chief lords for the life of Anne. And after the decease of Anne the manor shall remain to John Dyve and Richard Knyghtley and the heirs of John, to hold of the chief lords for ever. And also after the decease of Anne, 5 messuages, 3 tofts, 164 acres of land, 10 acres of meadow, 100 acres of pasture, 50 acres of wood and the rent, in the vills of Horton' and Magna Houghton', shall remain to Roger Salesbury and his heirs, to hold of the chief lords for ever. And also after the decease of Anne, 1 messuage, 1 toft, 16 acres of land and 2 acres of meadow in the vill of Magna Byllyng shall remain to John Berde and his heirs, to hold of the chief lords for ever. And besides after the decease of Anne, 6 messuages, 3 tofts, 100 acres of land, 14 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture in the vills of Grendon' and Norhampton' shall remain to Baldwin and Agnes and the heirs of the body of Agnes to hold of the chief lords for ever. In default of such heirs, the same tenements shall remain to the right heirs of Agnes.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Richard Bingham, John Needham, Roger Salisbury, Anne Salisbury, Baldwin Willoughby, Agnes Willoughby, John Dive, John Bird, Richard Knightley
Places: Quinton, 'Baldes Man[er]e' (in Quinton), Grendon, Northampton, Horton, Great Houghton, Great Billing
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 8.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Three weeks from St Michael, 4 Edward IV [20 October 1464]. And afterwards one week from St Hilary in the same year [20 January 1465].
Parties: George Burneby, son of Eustace Burneby esquire, and Alice, his wife, querents, and Philippe, who was the wife of Eustace Burneby, esquire, deforciant.
Property: The manor of Watford' called Burnebyes Maner and 1 messuage, 2 mills and 1 virgate of land in Watford', Sulesworth' and Morcote.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: George has acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of Philippe, as those which she has of his gift. For this, Philippe has granted to George and Alice the manor and tenements and has rendered them to them in the court, to hold to George and Alice and the male heirs of their bodies, of the chief lords for ever. In default of such heirs, remainder to the right heirs of George.
Warranty: Warranty by Philippe and her heirs.
For this: George and Alice have given her 400 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: George Burnaby, Eustace Burnaby, Alice Burnaby, Philippe Burnaby
Places: Watford, 'Burnebyes Maner' (in Watford), Silsworth (in Watford), Morcott
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 9.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from St Hilary, 4 Edward IV [20 January 1465].
Parties: Thomas Hunt of Norhampton', draper, querent, and John Basyng', son and heir of John Basyng' of Hulcote, and Margaret, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 1 toft and 45 acres of land in Eston' and Hulcote iuxta Toucestre.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John and Margaret have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Thomas, as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Margaret to William [sic] and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Thomas has given them 40 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Thomas Hunt, John Basing, Margaret Basing
Places: Northampton, Hulcote (in Easton Neston), Easton Neston, Towcester
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 10.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 4 Edward IV [9 February 1465]. And afterwards two weeks from Easter, 5 Edward IV [28 April 1465].
Parties: William Newenham, esquire, Thomas Hunte and Thomas Hykman', the vicar of the church of Hardynston', querents, and Thomas Boys and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 4 messuages, 6 and a half virgates of land, 1 acre of meadow, 6 acres of pasture and 1 acre of moor in Grenesnorton' and Duncote.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas Boys and Joan have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Thomas Hykman', as those which the same Thomas, William and Thomas Hunte have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan to William, Thomas Hunte and Thomas Hykman' and the heirs of Thomas Hykman' for ever.
Warranty: Warranty against George, the abbot of Westminster, and his successors.
For this: William, Thomas Hunte and Thomas Hykman' have given them 100 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Newnham, Thomas Hunt, Thomas Hickman, Thomas Boys, Joan Boys
Places: Hardingstone, Greens Norton, Duncote (in Greens Norton)
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 11.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from Holy Trinity, 5 Edward IV [16 June 1465].
Parties: Eleanor, who was the wife of Humphrey Stafford', late of Grafton' in the county of Worcester, knight, querent, and John Hathewyk, esquire, and Agnes, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Dodford' and 200 acres of wood in Farthyngston'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John and Agnes have acknowledged the manor and wood to be the right of Eleanor, as those which she has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of John to her and her heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty against George, the abbot of Westminster, and his successors.
For this: Eleanor has granted for herself and her heirs that they will render each year to John and Agnes 10 pounds sterling, to receive from the manor and wood for the lives of John and Agnes, to wit, a moiety at the Annunciation and the other moiety at St Michael. John and Agnes shall have the right to distrain. And after the decease of John and Agnes, Eleanor and her heirs shall be quit of the payment for ever.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Humphrey Stafford, Eleanor Stafford, John Hatherwick, Agnes Hatherwick
Places: Grafton Manor (in Worcestershire), Dodford, Farthingstone
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 12.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after Ascension, 5 Edward IV [24 May 1465]. And afterwards one week from Holy Trinity in the same year [16 June 1465].
Parties: John Zouche, esquire, Henry Grene, esquire, Henry Huddelston', esquire, Simon Burton', John Est of Alcombury, Henry Jekyn', clerk, and John Morbourne, clerk, querents, and Henry Wytlesey and Ellen, his wife, deforciants.
Property: A moiety of a third part of the manor of Hemyngton' called Hemyngton' Maner with appurtenances in Hemyngton', a moiety of a third part of 5 messuages, of 50 acres and 1 and a half virgates of land and of 7 and a half acres of meadow in Hemyngton', Kynsthorp', Warmyngton' and Pekebroke.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Henry Wytlesey and Ellen have acknowledged the moieties to be the right of John Morbourne, as those which the same John, John Zouche, Henry Grene, Henry Huddelston', Simon, John Est' and Henry Jekyn' have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Henry to John, Henry Grene, Henry Huddelston', Simon, John, Henry Jekyn' and John and the heirs of John Morbourne for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: John, Henry Grene, Henry Huddelston', Simon, John, Henry Jekyn' and John have given them 40 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: John Zouche, Henry Green, Henry Huddleston, Simon Burton, John East, Henry Jeakin, John Morborne, Henry Whittlesey, Ellen Whittlesey
Places: Alconbury (in Huntingdonshire), Hemington, Kingsthorpe, Warmington, Polebrook
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 13.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from St John the Baptist, 5 Edward IV [1 July 1465].
Parties: Robert Prudde, clerk, and Richard Wattes, clerk, querents, and Nicholas Gryffon' and Katherine, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 8 acres of land, 6 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture called Thornes Londes in Parua Boudon'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Nicholas and Katherine have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Robert, as those which Robert and Richard have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Katherine to Robert and Richard and the heirs of Robert for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Robert and Richard have given them 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Robert Prudd, Richard Watts, Nicholas Griffin, Katherine Griffin
Places: 'Thornes Londes' (in Little Bowden)
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 14.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 6 Edward IV [4 May 1466].
Parties: John Leylond', querent, and William Milner of Badby, John Clare and Isabel, his wife, and Robert Clare and Agnes, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 2 messuages, 43 acres of land and 3 and a half acres of meadow in Dodford' and Brokehole.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William, John Clare and Isabel and Robert and Agnes have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of John Leylond', as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of William to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: John Leylond' has granted to John Clare and Isabel a moiety of 2 messuages, of 43 acres of land and of 3 and a half acres of meadow in the aforesaid vills and has rendered it to them in the court, to hold to John Clare and Isabel and the heirs of Isabel, of the chief lords for ever. And John Leylond' has also granted to Robert and Agnes the other moiety of 2 messuages, of 43 acres of land and of 3 and a half acres of meadow in the aforesaid vills and has rendered it to them in the court, to hold to Robert and Agnes and the heirs of Agnes, of the chief lords for ever.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: John Leyland, William Miller, John Clare, Isabel Clare, Robert Clare, Agnes Clare
Places: Badby, Dodford, Brockhall
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 15.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 6 Edward IV [4 May 1466].
Parties: Richard Harowedon', esquire, querent, and William Hancok' and Agnes, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 20 acres of land and 1 acre of meadow in Wolde.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William and Agnes have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Richard, as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Agnes to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Richard has given them 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Richard Harrowden, William Hancock, Agnes Hancock
Places: Old
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 16.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from St Michael, 6 Edward IV [13 October 1466].
Parties: William Catesby, knight, Walter Mauntell', knight, Edmund Rede, knight, Richard Fouler, Thomas Byllyng' the younger, Thomas Waldyeue, Thomas Wode and John Russell', querents, and Ralph Boteler, knight, and Alesia, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Dodyngton' iuxta Wakerley and 6 messuages, 5 tofts, 100 acres of land, 20 acres of meadow, 20 acres of pasture, 40 acres of wood and 40 shillings of rent in Dodyngton' iuxta Wakerley.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Ralph and Alesia have acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of John, as those which John, William, Walter, Edmund, Richard, Thomas, Thomas and Thomas have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Alesia to William, Walter, Edmund, Richard, Thomas, Thomas, Thomas and John and the heirs of John for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: William, Walter, Edmund, Richard, Thomas, Thomas, Thomas and John have given them 300 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Catesby, Walter Mantle, Edmund Reed, Richard Fowler, Thomas Billing, Thomas Waldyeve, Thomas Wood, John Russell, Ralph Butler, Alesia Butler
Places: Duddington, Wakerley
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 17.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from Holy Trinity, 7 Edward IV [7 June 1467].
Parties: William Catesby, knight, John Catesby, serjeant-at-law of the lord king, Thomas Palmer and Robert Tanfeld', querents, and Henry Grene, esquire, and Margaret, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manors of Milton' and Marham and the advowsons of the church of Marham and of the chantry of St Guthlac (Cutlacus) of Marham.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Henry and Margaret have acknowledged the manors and advowsons to be the right of William, as those which William, John, Thomas and Robert have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Margaret to William, John, Thomas and Robert and the heirs of William for ever.
Warranty: Warranty against George, the abbot of Westminster, and his successors.
For this: William, John, Thomas and Robert have given them 400 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Catesby, John Catesby, Thomas Palmer, Robert Tanfield, Henry Green, Margaret Green
Places: Milton, Marholm
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 18.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from St Hilary, 7 Edward IV [27 January 1468].
Parties: Robert Clyfton', knight, Geoffrey Pygot, knight, John Norton', knight, Richard Pygot, serjeant-at-law of the lord king, William Babyngton', esquire, Thomas Babyngton', esquire, John Dyve, esquire, Gervase Clyfton', esquire, John Pygot, esquire, Hugh Anysley, esquire, William Gulle, clerk, John Sherman', clerk, Oliver Blakwall', clerk, and John Mayewe, clerk, querents, and William Salte, esquire, and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 4 messuages, 260 acres of land, 8 acres of meadow, 14 acres of pasture and 30 shillings of rent in Russhenden'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William Salte and Joan have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of William Babyngton', as those which the same William, Robert, Geoffrey, John, Richard, Thomas, John, Gervase, John, Hugh, William Gulle, John, Oliver and John have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of William to Robert, Geoffrey, John, Richard, William Babyngton', Thomas, John, Gervase, John, Hugh, William Gulle, John, Oliver and John and the heirs of William Babyngton' for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Robert, Geoffrey, John, Richard, William Babyngton', Thomas, John, Gervase, John, Hugh, William Gulle, John, Oliver and John have given them 100 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Robert Clifton, Geoffrey Pigott, John Norton, Richard Pigott, William Babington, Thomas Babington, John Dive, Gervase Clifton, John Pigott, Hugh Annesley, William Gull, John Sherman, Oliver Blackwall, John Mayhew, William Salt, Joan Salt
Places: Rushden
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 19.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 8 Edward IV [15 May 1468].
Parties: Henry Sotehill', John Medilton' of London' the elder, mercer, Simon Burton' and John Barnby the elder, son of Robert Barnby, querents, and Edmund Waren' and Margery, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Assheley called Wateruylesmaner and 8 messuages, 200 acres of land, 40 acres of meadow, 20 acres of pasture and 7 shillings of rent in Assheley.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Edmund and Margery have acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of Henry, as those which Henry, John, Simon and John have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Margery to Henry, John, Simon and John and the heirs of Henry for ever.
Warranty: Warranty against George, the abbot of Westminster, and his successors.
For this: Henry, John, Simon and John have given them 100 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Henry Soothill, John Middleton, Simon Burton, John Barnby, Robert Barnby, Edmund Warren, Margery Warren
Places: London, 'Wateruylesmaner', Ashley
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 20.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 8 Edward IV [3 February 1469].
Parties: William Herteshorne, esquire, and Edmund Dorne, querents, and John Wodehill', esquire, and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Patteshill'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John and Joan have acknowledged the manor to be the right of Edmund, as that which Edmund and William have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed it from themselves and the heirs of Joan to William and Edmund and the heirs of Edmund for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: William and Edmund have given them 40 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Hartshorne, Edmund Dorney, John Woodhill, Joan Woodhill
Places: Pattishall
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 21.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from Easter, 9 Edward IV [16 April 1469].
Parties: Robert Isham and Thomas Leson', querents, and John Parker, Richard Swyft and Maud, his wife, and Thomas Bosonho and Isabel, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 3 tofts, 40 acres of land, 8 acres of meadow and 40 acres of pasture in Stokebruern', Twyford', Shitelangor and Alderton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John, Richard and Maud and Thomas Bosonho and Isabel have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Thomas Leson', as those which the same Thomas and Robert have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Maud and Isabel to Robert and Thomas Leson' and the heirs of Thomas for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Robert and Thomas Leson' have given them 40 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Robert Isham, Thomas Leeson, John Parker, Richard Swift, Maud Swift, Thomas Bosenho, Isabel Bosenho
Places: Stoke Bruerne, Twyford (in Alderton), Shutlanger (in Stoke Bruerne), Alderton
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 22.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from Holy Trinity, 9 Edward IV [11 June 1469].
Parties: Richard Quatermayns, esquire, John Langston', John Esteby, clerk, Richard Danvers, Thomas Unton' and Thomas Haltheyn', querents, and Walter Denys, esquire, and Agnes, his wife, deforciants.
Property: A third part of the manors of Culworth' and Netherbury in Sulgraue and a third part of 16 messuages, of 8 carucates of land, of 12 acres of meadow and of 40 shillings of rent in Culworth', Sulgraue, Charwelton' and Aston' in the Walles.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Walter and Agnes have acknowledged the third parts to be the right of Richard Danvers, as those which the same Richard, Richard Quatermayns, John, John, Thomas and Thomas have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Agnes to Richard, John, John, Richard, Thomas and Thomas and the heirs of Richard Danvers for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Richard, John, John, Richard, Thomas and Thomas have given them 200 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Richard Quatermain, John Langstone, John Eastby, Richard Danvers, Thomas Unton, Thomas Haltheyn, Walter Dennis, Agnes Dennis
Places: Culworth, Netherbury (in Culworth), Sulgrave, Charwelton, Aston le Walls
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 23.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after St John the Baptist, 9 Edward IV [25 June 1469].
Parties: William Tanfeld' of Gayton', querent, and Thomas Beavyr of Orlyngbere in the county of Northampton, gentleman, and Isabel, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Orlyngbere called Beavyrs Maner and 6 messuages, 200 acres of land, 40 acres of meadow, 100 acres of pasture and 10 shillings of rent in Orlyngbere, Pightesle, Parua Harowedon' and Wythemale.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas and Isabel have acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of William, as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Thomas to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty by Thomas and Isabel for themselves and the heirs of Isabel.
For this: William has granted to Thomas and Isabel the manor and tenements and has rendered them to them in the court, to hold to Thomas and Isabel, of the chief lords for the lives of Thomas and Isabel, and after their decease the manor and tenements shall remain to Richard Mariett', Simon Mounceaux and William Lane and the heirs of William Lane, to hold of the chief lords for ever.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Tanfield, Thomas Beaver, Isabel Beaver, Richard Marriott, Simon Monceaux, William Lane
Places: Gayton, Orlingbury, 'Beavyrs Maner' (in Orlingbury), Pytchley, Little Harrowden, Withmale (in Orlingbury)
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 24.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 10 Edward IV [20 May 1470].
Parties: Thomas Heruy and Thomas More, querents, and Thomas Aylmer of Kylmondcote, deforciant.
Property: 1 messuage, 18 acres of land, 1 acre of meadow and 4 acres of pasture in Welford'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas Aylmer has acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Thomas More, as those which the same Thomas and Thomas Heruy have of his gift, and has remised and quitclaimed them from himself and his heirs to Thomas Heruy and Thomas More and the heirs of Thomas More for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Thomas Heruy and Thomas More have given him 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Thomas Hervey, Thomas Moore, Thomas Aylmer
Places: 'Kylmondcote', Welford
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 25.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from St John the Baptist, 10 Edward IV [1 July 1470].
Parties: John Catesby, one of the serjeants-at-law of the lord king, John Dyve, Roger Salesbury and Wynemerus Forster, querents, and Alexander Douer and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 1 toft, 20 acres of land, 6 acres of meadow and 30 shillings of rent in Cogenho and Grendon'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Alexander and Joan have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Roger, as those which Roger, John, John and Wynemerus have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan to John, John, Roger and Wynemerus and the heirs of Roger for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: John, John, Roger and Wynemerus have given them 40 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: John Catesby, John Dive, Roger Salisbury, Wynemerus Forster, Alexander Dover, Joan Dover
Places: Cogenhoe, Grendon
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 26.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after All Souls, 11 Edward IV [3 November 1471].
Parties: John Wylcokkes and Maud, his wife, querents, and John Wonley and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 60 acres of land, 12 acres of meadow, 12 acres of pasture and a moiety of 1 acre of wood in Magna Euerdon' and Parua Euerdon'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John Wonley and Joan have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of John Wylcokkes, as those which the same John and Maud have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan to John Wylcokkes and Maud and the heirs of John Wylcokkes for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: John Wylcokkes and Maud have given them 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: John Wilcocks, Maud Wilcocks, John Wonley, Joan Wonley
Places: Everdon, Little Everdon (in Everdon)
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 27.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after All Souls, 11 Edward IV [3 November 1471].
Parties: William Catesby, esquire, William Newenham, esquire, John West', Edmund Dorne, Edmund Newenham and Thomas Barker, querents, and John Hyll' and Agnes, his wife, one of the daughters and heirs of Ellen Sauter, late the wife of William Sauter, late of Euenley, deforciants.
Property: A third part of a moiety of the manor of Euenley and a third part of a moiety of 8 messuages, of 4 tofts, of 300 acres of land, of 40 acres of meadow, of 200 acres of pasture, and a third part of a moiety of 4 pounds of rent in Euenley, Astewyk and Appultre.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John Hyll' and Agnes have acknowledged the third parts of the manor and tenements to be the right of Thomas, as those which Thomas, William, William, John West, Edmund and Edmund have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Agnes to William, William, John West, Edmund, Edmund and Thomas and the heirs of Thomas for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: William, William, John West, Edmund, Edmund and Thomas have given them 40 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Catesby, William Newnham, John West, Edmund Dorney, Edmund Newnham, Thomas Barker, John Hill, William Salter, Ellen Salter, Agnes Salter
Places: Evenley, Astwick (in Evenley), Appletree (in Aston le Walls)
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 28.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after All Souls, 11 Edward IV [3 November 1471].
Parties: John Catesby, serjeant-at-law, William Catesby, knight, Richard Pygot, serjeant-at-law, and Roger Salesbury, esquire, querents, and Thomas Swetebone and Margaret, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 1 virgate of land and 3 acres of meadow in Knoston'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas and Margaret have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of John, as those which John, William, Richard and Roger have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Margaret to John, William, Richard and Roger and the heirs of John for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: John, William, Richard and Roger have given them 40 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: John Catesby, William Catesby, Richard Pigott, Roger Salisbury, Thomas Sweetbone, Margaret Sweetbone
Places: Knuston (in Irchester)
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 29.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from St Martin, 11 Edward IV [18 November 1471].
Parties: Henry Skynarton', Richard Clarell', John Swelyngton' and Thomas Merton', querents, and Edmund Dorne and Margaret, his wife, and Thomas Lovet and Anne, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manors of Russhton' and Magna Okeley, 5 messuages, 8 tofts, 1 water mill, 6 virgates of land, 100 acres of meadow, 100 acres of pasture, 100 acres of wood, 40 shillings of rent and a rent of 2 capons, 2 hens, 1 pair of gloves and 1 sore sparrowhawk or 2 shillings in Russhton', Magna Okeley, Parua Okeley, Wykeley, Bulwyk', Henwyk', Neuton' and Stanyarne.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Edmund and Margaret and Thomas Lovet and Anne have acknowledged the manors, tenements and rent to be the right of John, as those which John, Henry, Richard and Thomas Merton' have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Thomas to Henry, Richard, John and Thomas Merton' and the heirs of John for ever.
Warranty: Warranty by Edmund and Margaret and Thomas Lovet and Anne for themselves and the heirs of Margaret, against Thomas, the abbot of Westminster, and his successors.
For this: Henry, Richard, John and Thomas Merton' have given them 200 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Henry Skinnerton, Richard Clarell, John Swillington, Thomas Merton, Edmund Dorney, Margaret Dorney, Thomas Lovett, Anne Lovett
Places: Rushton, Great Oakley, Little Oakley, Weekley, Bulwick, Henwick (in Bulwick), Newton, Stanion
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 30.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from St Martin, 11 Edward IV [18 November 1471].
Parties: Henry Skynarton', Richard Clarell', John Swelyngton' and Thomas Merton', querents, and William Broke and Dulcia, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Astwell', 14 messuages, 20 tofts, 20 virgates of land, 7 acres of meadow, 100 acres of pasture, 100 acres of wood and 15 shillings of rent in Astwell', Faucote and Wappenham.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William and Dulcia have acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of John, as those which John, Henry, Richard and Thomas have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of William to Henry, Richard, John and Thomas and the heirs of John for ever.
Warranty: Warranty by William and Dulcia for themselves and the heirs of Dulcia, against Thomas, the abbot of Westminster, and his successors.
For this: Henry, Richard, John and Thomas have given them 200 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Henry Skinnerton, Richard Clarell, John Swillington, Thomas Merton, William Brooke, Dulcia Brooke
Places: Astwell, Falcott (both in Wappenham), Wappenham
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 31.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from Holy Trinity, 12 Edward IV [7 June 1472].
Parties: Richard Pycard', Henry Draper, clerk, and John Hunt, querents, and Alexander Burdon' and Margery, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage in Rothewell'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Alexander and Margery have acknowledged the messuage to be the right of Richard, as that which Richard, Henry and John have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed it from themselves and the heirs of Margery to Richard, Henry and John and the heirs of Richard for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Richard, Henry and John have given them 10 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Richard Picard, Henry Draper, John Hunt, Alexander Burdon, Margery Burdon
Places: Rothwell
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 32.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 14 Edward IV [8 May 1474].
Parties: William Catesby, knight, John Catesby, serjeant-at-law, Guy Fairfax, serjeant-at-law, Richard Pygot, serjeant-at-law, Richard Maryot and Thomas Wyndesore, querents, and Walter Mervyn' and Margaret, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 9 messuages, 140 acres of land, 20 acres of meadow, 30 acres of pasture, 8 acres of wood and 3 shillings and 4 pence of rent in Donesangre, Passenham, Pokesle, Wykehamond' and Wykedyue.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Walter and Margaret have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of John, as those which John, William, Guy, Richard, Richard and Thomas have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Margaret to William, John, Guy, Richard, Richard and Thomas and the heirs of John for ever.
Warranty: Warranty against Thomas, the abbot of Westminster, and his successors.
For this: William, John, Guy, Richard, Richard and Thomas have given them 100 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Catesby, John Catesby, Guy Fairfax, Richard Pigott, Richard Marriott, Thomas Windsor, Walter Mervin, Margaret Mervin
Places: Deanshanger (in Passenham), Passenham, Puxley (in Passenham), Wick Hamon, Wick Dive (both in Wicken)
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 33.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 14 Edward IV [8 May 1474].
Parties: Robert Deyn', querent, and Robert Wright' and Joan, his wife, and John Lerer and Agnes, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 33 acres of land and 3 acres of meadow in Weryngton', Paston', Dodysthorp' in the parish of Burgo Sc'i Petri and Walton' in the parish of Paston'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Robert Wright' and Joan and John and Agnes have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Robert Deyn', as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan and Agnes to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty against Thomas, the abbot of Westminster, and his successors.
For this: Robert Deyn' has given them 40 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Robert Daine, Robert Wright, Joan Wright, John Lerer, Agnes Lerer
Places: Werrington (in Paston), Paston, Dogsthorpe (in Peterborough), Walton
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 34.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from St Martin, 14 Edward IV [18 November 1474].
Parties: William Catesby, knight, Robert Tanfeld' the elder, Hugh Tapton', clerk, Simon Burton' and Robert Bayston', clerk, querents, and Robert Neuyle, esquire, and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Luffewyk' and the advowson of the church of the same manor.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Robert Neuyle and Joan have acknowledged the manor and advowson to be the right of Robert Bayston', as those which the same Robert, William, Robert Tanfeld', Hugh and Simon have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan to William, Robert Tanfeld', Hugh, Simon and Robert Bayston' and the heirs of Robert Bayston' for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: William, Robert Tanfeld', Hugh, Simon and Robert Bayston' have given them 200 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Catesby, Robert Tanfield, Hugh Tapton, Simon Burton, Robert Bayston, Robert Neville, Joan Neville
Places: Lowick
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 35.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 14 Edward IV [3 February 1475].
Parties: Roger Salesbury and William Salesbury, querents, and Adam Garrard' and Isabel, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 1 toft, 24 acres of land and 2 and a half acres of meadow in Bosyate and Eston' Mawedyt.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Adam and Isabel have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Roger, as those which Roger and William have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Isabel to Roger and William and the heirs of Roger for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Roger and William have given them 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Roger Salisbury, William Salisbury, Adam Garrard, Isabel Garrard
Places: Bozeat, Easton Maudit
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 36.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 15 Edward IV [23 April 1475].
Parties: Richard Burton' and Alice, his wife, querents, and Walter Scot and Katherine, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 6 messuages, 4 tofts, 1 water mill, 300 acres of land, 60 acres of meadow, 8 acres of wood, 100 acres of pasture and 14 shillings of rent in Boughton', Gedyngton', Magna Neuton' and Parua Neuton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Walter and Katherine have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Alice, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Katherine to Richard and Alice and the heirs of Alice for ever.
Warranty: Warranty against John, the abbot of the monastery of the Blessed Mary of Tewkesbury, and his successors.
For this: Richard and Alice have given them 100 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Richard Burton, Alice Burton, Walter Scott, Katherine Scott
Places: Boughton, Geddington, Newton in the Willows
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 37.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from St Hilary, 15 Edward IV [20 January 1476].
Parties: Richard Clarell', John Swillyngton' and Thomas Merton', querents, and Thomas Billyng' and Katherine, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Astwell' and 4 messuages, 20 acres of land, 20 acres of wood and 20 shillings of rent in Astwell', Faucote, Wappenham and Helmenden'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas Billyng' and Katherine have acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of John, as those which John, Richard and Thomas Merton' have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Katherine to Richard, John and Thomas Merton' and the heirs of John for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Richard, John and Thomas Merton' have given them 200 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Richard Clarell, John Swillington, Thomas Merton, Thomas Billing, Katherine Billing
Places: Astwell, Falcott (both in Wappenham), Wappenham, Helmdon
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 38.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 16 Edward IV [3 February 1477].
Parties: Nicholas Coweley, William Stauerton', William Smyth' of Muscote and John Mervyn', querents, and Thomas Coweley and Emma, his wife, daughter and heir of William Boltesham, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 4 tofts, 4 and 1 quarter virgates of land and 7 shillings and 5 pence of rent in Kyldesby.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas and Emma have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of William Stauerton', as those which the same William, Nicholas, William Smyth' and John have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Emma to Nicholas, William, William and John and the heirs of William Stauerton' for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Nicholas, William, William and John have given them 100 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Nicholas Cowley, William Staverton, William Smith, John Mervin, Thomas Cowley, Emma Boltesham, William Boltesham
Places: Muscott (in Norton), Kilsby
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 39.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 16 Edward IV [3 February 1477].
Parties: Thomas Billyng', knight, and Katherine, his wife, and Thomas Louet, querents, and William Stodard' and Agnes, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 30 acres of land and 6 acres of meadow in Wappenham.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William and Agnes have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Thomas Louet, as those which the same Thomas and Thomas Billyng' and Katherine have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of William to Thomas and Katherine and Thomas and the heirs of Thomas Louet for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Thomas, Katherine and Thomas have given them 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Thomas Billing, Katherine Billing, Thomas Lovett, William Stoddard, Agnes Stoddard
Places: Wappenham
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 40.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 16 Edward IV [3 February 1477]. And afterwards two weeks from Easter, 17 Edward IV [20 April 1477].
Parties: William Selby and Margery, his wife, querents, and William Druell' and Anne, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 192 acres of land and 14 acres of meadow in Raundes, Ryngstede and Denford'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William Selby and Margery have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of William Druell', of which the same William and Anne have the messuage and 156 acres of land and 8 acres of meadow in the aforesaid vills of their gift. For this, William Druell' and Anne have granted to William Selby and Margery the same tenements and have rendered them to them in the court, to hold to William Selby and Margery and the heirs of their bodies, of the chief lords for ever. And besides, William Druell' and Anne granted for themselves and the heirs of William that 36 acres of land and 6 acres of meadow in the vills of Raundes and Ryngstede - which Robert Druell' holds for life of the inheritance of William Druell' on the day the agreement was made, and which after the decease of Robert ought to revert to William Druell' and Anne and the heirs of William - after the decease of Robert shall remain to William Selby and Margery and their aforesaid heirs, to hold together with the aforesaid tenements, of the chief lords for ever. In default of such heirs, remainder to the right heirs of William Selby.
Warranty: Warranty by William Druell' and Anne and the heirs of Anne.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Selby, Margery Selby, William Drewell, Anne Drewell, Robert Drewell
Places: Raunds, Ringstead, Denford
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 41.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from St Martin, 16 Edward IV [25 November 1476]. And afterwards two weeks from Easter, 17 Edward IV [20 April 1477].
Parties: Thomas Lovet, John Swillyngton' and John Cornewaylle, querents, and Thomas Beste and Agnes, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 toft and 32 and a half acres of land in Brakkeley.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas Beste and Agnes have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of John Swillyngton', as those which the same John, Thomas Lovet and John Cornewaylle have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Agnes to Thomas Lovet, John and John and the heirs of John Swillyngton' for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Thomas Lovet, John and John have given them 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Thomas Lovett, John Swillington, John Cornwall, Thomas Best, Agnes Best
Places: Brackley
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 42.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after All Souls, 17 Edward IV [3 November 1477].
Parties: William Stauerton', William Knyght, Henry Warde and William Warde, querents, and Giles Sillesby and Alice, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 3 messuages, 100 acres of land and pasture for 4 oxen in Moreton' iuxta Canonsassheby.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Giles and Alice have acknowledged the tenements and pasture to be the right of William Stauerton', as those which the same William, William Knyght, Henry and William Warde have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Alice to William, William, Henry and William and the heirs of William Stauerton' for ever.
Warranty: Warranty against Thomas, the prior of Coventry, and his successors.
For this: William, William, Henry and William have given them 60 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Staverton, William Knight, Henry Ward, William Ward, Giles Silsby, Alice Silsby
Places: Moreton Pinkney, Canons Ashby
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 43.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after St John the Baptist, 18 Edward IV [25 June 1478].
Parties: William Hastynges, knight, lord Hastynges, and William Husey, querents, and William Gruffith' the elder and William Gruffith' the younger, son and heir of the same William, deforciants.
Property: 10 pounds of rent in Apthorp'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William Gruffith' the elder and William Gruffith' the younger have acknowledged the rent to be the right of William Hastynges, as that which the same William and William Husey have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed it from themselves and the heirs of William Gruffith' the elder to William Hastynges and William Husey and the heirs of William Hastynges for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: William Hastynges and William Husey have given them 200 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Hastings, lord Hastings, William Hussey, William Griffith
Places: Apethorpe
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 44.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 18 Edward IV [3 February 1479].
Parties: Richard Emson', querent, and Henry Bacon' and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 3 messuages, 80 acres of land, 7 acres of meadow, 22 acres of pasture, 4 acres of wood and 3 shillings of rent in Estneston', Hulcot and Shitelanger.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Henry and Joan have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Richard, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Richard has given them 40 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Richard Empson, Henry Bacon, Joan Bacon
Places: Easton Neston, Hulcote (in Easton Neston), Shutlanger (in Stoke Bruerne)
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 45.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from St Martin, 20 Edward IV [25 November 1480].
Parties: John Catesby, serjeant-at-law, William Catesby, esquire, John Newenham and William Meke, querents, and John Grene of Wotton' and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 3 messuages, 60 acres of land, 6 acres of meadow, 10 acres of pasture and 4 acres of wood in Gayton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John Grene and Joan have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of William Meke, as those which the same William, John Catesby, William Catesby and John Newenham have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan to John Catesby, William, John Newenham and William and the heirs of William Meke for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: John Catesby, William, John Newenham and William have given them 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: John Catesby, William Catesby, John Newnham, William Meek, John Green, Joan Green
Places: Wootton, Gayton
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 46.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 21 Edward IV [20 May 1481].
Parties: Roger Salesbury, querent, and John Boteler the elder and Constance, his wife, and John Boteler the younger and Katherine, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 4 tofts, 100 acres of land, 10 acres of meadow, 60 acres of pasture and 8 acres of wood in Horton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John and Constance and John and Katherine have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Roger, as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Constance and Katherine to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Roger has given them 40 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Roger Salisbury, John Butler, Constance Butler, Katherine Butler
Places: Horton
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 47.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Three weeks from St Michael, 21 Edward IV [20 October 1481].
Parties: William Chery, querent, and Richard Haresham and Maud, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage and 1 and a half acres of land in Toucestre and Wodburcote.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Richard and Maud have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of William, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Maud to him and his heirs for ever.
For this: William has given them 10 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Cherry, Richard Haresham, Maud Haresham
Places: Towcester, Woodburcott (in Towcester)
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 48.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from St Martin, 21 Edward IV [18 November 1481].
Parties: William Hastyngys, knight, lord Hastyngys, John Catesby, serjeant-at-law, John Catesby of Olthorp', esquire, William Catesby, esquire, and Thomas Kebell', querents, and John Watford' and Elizabeth, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Magna Creton' and 14 messuages, 8 virgates of land, 70 acres of meadow, 2 acres of wood and 15 shillings of rent in Magna Creton' and Watford'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John Watford' and Elizabeth have acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of William Catesby, as those which the same William, William Hastyngys, John Catesby, serjeant-at-law, John Catesby of Olthorp' and Thomas have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Elizabeth to William, John Catesby, serjeant-at-law, John Catesby of Olthorp', William and Thomas and the heirs of William Catesby for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: William, John Catesby, serjeant-at-law, John Catesby of Olthorp', William and Thomas have given them 200 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Hastings, lord Hastings, John Catesby, William Catesby, Thomas Keeble, John Watford, Elizabeth Watford
Places: Althorp, Great Creaton, Watford
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 49.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: The day after Ascension, 22 Edward IV [17 May 1482].
Parties: William Hastyng[es], knight, lord Hastyng[es], William Catesby, John Catesby of Olthorp', Thomas Kebeell' and John Adkyns, querents, and John Reynold' and Robert Stone and Elizabeth, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Bukby and 14 messuages, 16 tofts, 13 virgates of land, 30 acres of meadow, 12 acres of pasture and a rent of 1 pound of cumin in Bukby.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John Reynold' and Robert and Elizabeth have acknowledged the manor, tenements and rent to be the right of William Catesby, as those which the same William, William Hastyng[es], John Catesby, Thomas and John Adkyns have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Elizabeth to William, William, John Catesby, Thomas and John Adkyns and the heirs of William Catesby for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: William, William, John Catesby, Thomas and John Adkyns have given them 300 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Hastings, lord Hastings, William Catesby, John Catesby, Thomas Keeble, John Adkins, John Reynold, Robert Stone, Elizabeth Stone
Places: Althorp, Long Buckby
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 50.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from St Martin, 22 Edward IV [18 November 1482].
Parties: William Croke and Alice, his wife, querents, and Gilbert Croke, clerk, John Couper and John Fouke, deforciants.
Property: A moiety of 12 messuages, of 1 mill, of 240 acres of land, of 20 acres of meadow, of 80 acres of pasture and of 4 acres of wood in Norhampton', Coton', Ritheresthrop', Midelton', Hakelton', Pedyngton' and Horton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William and Alice have acknowledged the moiety to be the right of Gilbert, as that which Gilbert, John and John have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed it from themselves and the heirs of Alice to Gilbert, John and John and the heirs of Gilbert for ever.
For this: Gilbert, John and John have granted to William and Alice the moiety and have rendered it to them in the court, to hold to William and Alice and the heirs of the body of Alice, of the chief lords for ever. In default of such heirs, successive remainders (1) to Isabel Wyln', sister of the aforesaid Alice, and the heirs of her body and (2) to the right heirs of William.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Crook, Alice Crook, Gilbert Crook, John Cooper, John Fowke, Isabel Wiln
Places: Northampton, Far Cotton (in Hardingstone), Rothersthorpe, Milton, Hackleton, Piddington, Horton
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 51.
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from St Michael, 22 Edward IV [27 October 1482]. And afterwards one week from St Hilary in the same year [20 January 1483].
Parties: William Harpour, John Ryngeley and Christopher Cumberford', querents, and John Cumberford' and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Byfeld' and 14 messuages, 748 and a half acres of land, 20 acres of meadow, 40 acres of pasture and 30 acres of wood in Watford', Moorcote, Shitlanger, Stokebruern', Shawe, Alderton', Wappenham and Byfeld' and a moiety of 1 acre of land in Yelbertoft [sic] and the advowson of the church of the same place and also a fourth part of the manor of Watford'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John Cumberford' and Joan have acknowledged the manor, tenements, moiety, fourth part and advowson to be the right of Christopher, as those which Christopher, William and John Ryngeley have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan to William, John Ryngeley and Christopher and the heirs of Christopher for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: William, John Ryngeley and Christopher have granted to John Cumberford' and Joan the manor, tenements, moiety, fourth part and advowson and have rendered them to them in the court, to hold to John Cumberford' and Joan and the heirs their bodies, of the chief lords for ever. In default of such heirs, remainder to the right heirs of Joan.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Harper, John Ringley, Christopher Cumberford, John Cumberford, Joan Cumberford
Places: Byfield, Watford, Morcott, Shutlanger (in Stoke Bruerne), Stoke Bruerne, Shaw (in Stoke Bruerne), Alderton, Wappenham, Yelvertoft
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 1 (Edward V).
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from Holy Trinity, 1 Edward V [8 June 1483].
Parties: Oliver Sutton', esquire, querent, and James Barlowe and Alice, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 2 messuages, 2 gardens, 100 acres of land, 6 acres of meadow and 8 acres of pasture in Craneford' and Grafton' iuxta Gedyngton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: James and Alice have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Oliver, as those which he has of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Alice to him and his heirs for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Oliver has given them 40 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Oliver Sutton, James Barlow, Alice Barlow
Places: Cranford, Grafton Underwood, Geddington
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 1 (Richard III).
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from Easter, 1 Richard III [2 May 1484].
Parties: Mary Grene, Thomas Pynchebek, Brian Sanford' and John Derby, querents, and Robert Chesilden' and Elizabeth, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 2 messuages, 33 acres of land and 4 acres of meadow in Brampton' iuxta Dyngley.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Robert and Elizabeth have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of Mary, as those which Mary, Thomas, Brian and John have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Elizabeth to Mary, Thomas, Brian and John and the heirs of Mary for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Mary, Thomas, Brian and John have given them 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Mary Green, Thomas Pinchbeck, Brian Sandford, John Derby, Robert Chiselden, Elizabeth Chiselden
Places: Brampton Ash, Dingley
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 2 (Richard III).
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One week from the Purification of the Blessed Mary, 2 Richard III [9 February 1485].
Parties: William Catesby, esquire, for the body of the lord king, and John Catesby of Olthorp', esquire, querents, and William Malyuerer, esquire, and Joan, his wife, mother of Thomas Peyton', late the wife of Thomas Peyton', esquire, son and heir of Thomas Peyton', late of Esilham in the county of Cambridge, and of Margaret, his wife, daughter and heir of Ellen, daughter and heir of John Malore and of Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: The manor of Welton' and 350 acres of land, 40 acres of meadow, 300 acres of pasture and 7 pounds, 4 shillings and 5 pence of rent in Welton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: William Malyuerer and Joan have acknowledged the manor and tenements to be the right of William Catesby, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan to William Catesby and John and the heirs of William for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: William Catesby and John have given them 100 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: William Catesby, John Catesby, William Mauleverer, Thomas Peyton, Joan Peyton, Margaret Peyton, John Malory, Ellen Malory, Joan Malory
Places: Althorp, Isleham (in Cambridgeshire), Welton
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 3 (Richard III).
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: One month from Easter, 2 Richard III [1 May 1485].
Parties: Thomas Wattes and John Done (or John Doue), querents, and John Castell' the elder, deforciant.
Property: 19 acres and 3 roods of land in Rothewell'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: John Castell' has acknowledged the land to be the right of John Done, as that which the same John and Thomas have of his gift, and has remised and quitclaimed it from himself and his heirs to Thomas and John Done and the heirs of John for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: Thomas and John Done have given him 20 marks of silver.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: Thomas Watts, John Dunn (or John Dove), John Castle
Places: Rothwell
 
CP 25/1/179/96, number 4 (Richard III).
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County: Northamptonshire.
Place: Westminster.
Date: Two weeks from Holy Trinity, 2 Richard III [12 June 1485].
Parties: John Catesby, knight, and Elizabeth, his wife, querents, and Thomas Beryton' and Joan, his wife, deforciants.
Property: 1 messuage, 1 garden, 40 acres of land, 4 acres of meadow, 3 acres of pasture and half an acre of wood in Magna Dodyngton'.
Action: Plea of covenant.
Agreement: Thomas and Joan have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of John, as those which John and Elizabeth have of their gift, and have remised and quitclaimed them from themselves and the heirs of Joan to John and Elizabeth and the heirs of John for ever.
Warranty: Warranty.
For this: John and Elizabeth have given them 20 pounds sterling.

Standardised forms of names. (These are tentative suggestions, intended only as a finding aid.)
Persons: John Catesby, Elizabeth Catesby, Thomas Berrington, Joan Berrington
Places: Great Doddington


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