City of London

20 May 1905: London Bridge



Michaelmas 1558: Lincolnshire. Robert Dighton gentleman otherwise called Robert Dyghton of Kettulbye in county Lincoln gentleman v. John Goodall late of London gentleman otherwise called John Goodale of London gentleman. Debt 100s. Defendant has not come; had been ordered to be taken; not found; sicut prius to be taken, for morrow of All Souls [3 November 1558]; On which day Robert comes. Defendant has not come; sicut prius had been ordered to be taken; not found; sicut pluries to be taken, for quindene of Martinmas [25 November 1558]

Michaelmas 1558: Lincolnshire. Thomas Carlton junior otherwise called Thomas Carlton of Frampton in the forsayd countye v. William Fyssher late of London gentleman & Henry Deth late of Gosb’towne in the county aforesaid yoman otherwise called Wyllyam Fyssher of London & Harry Dethe of gosbertowne in the counte of Lyncon yoman. Debt £22 6s 8d. Defendants have not come; had been ordered to be summoned; have nothing; to be taken, for the morrow of All Saints [3 November 1558]. On which day Thomas comes. Defendants have not come; had been ordered to be taken; not found; sicut prius to be taken, for quindene of Martinmas [25 November 1558]. On which day defendants have not come [breaks off]


6 October 1558: London. Thomas Mathew otherwise called Thomas Mathew of London mrchant otherwise called Thomas Mathew sittezen & mrchauntaylor of London (by William Pyreson) v. Robert Persse late of Chelmysford in county Essex inholder otherwise called Robart Persse of Chenscheford in Essexe in his bailiwick. Debt £21 10s, and 28s adjudged damages. Had been ordered to be levied; no lands or chattels in his bailiwick; has in county Essex; ordered sheriff of Essex to levy; returnable quindene of Martinmas;

London. Matthew Barbor otherwise called Mathew Barbor of Dewsbury in the county of Yorke clothier (by William Pyreson) v. Richard Browne late of Waltham S’ce Crucis in county Essex yoman otherwise called Richard Browne citiz[en] and salter of London. Debt £25, and £6 16d damages adjudged. Defendant has not come; had been ordered to be taken; not found; lurks, roves and strays in county Essex; ordered sheriff of Essex to take him, for octaves of Hilary [20 January 1559]. On which day: The sheriff of Essex has done nothing nor sent the writ; another writ, returnable at …..On which day: Matthew comes. The sheriff of Essex has done nothing nor sent the writ; a writ to the sheriffs of London to execute the original writ, returnable on the morrow of Trinity [22 May 1559]

London. Thomas Pulloxhill otherwise called Thomas Pulloxhill citizin and drap of London (by Oliver Shotthyllworth) v.Christopher Taylor late of Bedill in county York drap otherwise called Cristofer Tayllor of Bedill in the countie of Yorke drap, John Burton late of London clothworker otherwise called John Burton &Peter Robynson late of London clothworker otherwise called Peter Robynson cittesin & clothworker of London. Debt £9, and 22s adjudged damages. Defendants have not come; had been ordered to be taken; not found; lurk, rove and stray in county York; ordered sheriff of York to take them, for quindene of Hilary [25 January 1559]



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