Scriptum Thome Sely. nichil quia aldermannus.
Deed of grant by John de Wendlingburg and Alice his wife
to Thomas Sely of an annual quitrent of 49s. to be derived
quarterly from their lands and tenements in the parish of
St. Andrew, Holebourne, for a term of five years. Thereupon
the said Alice came and gave her assent to the grant.
(Acknowledged by the said John and Alice before the
Chamberlain on Wednesday the morrow of St. Barnabas
[11 June], 1 Edward II. [A.D. 1308].)
Pro executoribus Edithe la Paumere cognicio.
Friday after the Feast of SS. Peter and Paul [29 June], 1 Edward II. [A.D. 1308], came Nicholas le Lung, William de Caustone, Geoffrey de Langeleye, and Laurence, son of the aforesaid Nicholas, executors of Edith la Paumere, before John de
Wengrave, William de Leyre, Richard de Gloucestre, [and] John
de Wyndesore, Aldermen, Nicholas de Farndone and Nicholas
Pycot, Sheriffs, and Richard Poterel, the Chamberlain, and paid
to Robert le Palmere, nephew (nepoti) of Robert le Palmere, the
sum of 25 marks and 12d. for his right in a certain tenement
which belonged to the aforesaid Robert le Palmere in the
parish of St. Martin de Ludgate, and which the said Edith had
devised to Johanna, daughter of Hamo le Paumer; the said
sum being allowed the aforesaid executors quo et quando, etc.
William Edmund, fishmonger, and John de Paris, "corder,"
sureties to indemnify the executors against the said Johanna, &c.
Folio cii b.
vjs. viijd pro inrotulacione.
[Here follow "Articles of the Fusters" (Fustarii
(fn. 1) ) submitted
to the Mayor and Aldermen on Monday after the octave of
St. Michael, anno 2 Edward II. Copies of the same articles
(with variations in spelling) are also entered in the 'Liber Custumarum,' fo. 49, under the title Articuli Fustariorum et Sellariorum
Londoniarum (printed with translation in 'Liber Cust,' Rolls
Series, i. 80; ii. 538), and in the 'Liber Horn,' fo. 314 b.
To these articles another has been appended, anno 45 Edward III. (A.D. 1371), fixing the amount of penalty for infringement of the articles, and naming Laurence de Westone and
Walter Brok as masters elected and sworn to survey the
Scriptum executorum Hugonis Pourte et aliorum.
Deed of acquittance by John, the younger son of Walter le
Blound, to William Lambyn, Hugh de Waltham, and Robert
de Astone, executors of Hugh Pourte, also to the executors of
Edmund Horn and Margaret, relict of the said Edmund and
wife of the said Hugh Pourte (fn. 2) (the said Edmund and Margaret
having been appointed guardians of the aforesaid John by
Walter his father), for all property due to him under his father's
testament Dated London, Thursday before the Feast of
St. Edward the King [13 Oct.], 2 Edward II. [A.D. 1308].
(Acknowledged before the Mayor, Aldermen, and Chamberlain the following day.)
A general pardon and acquittance by Edmund Trentemars to
Stephen, son of Adam de Blakeneye, saving an action for the
acquittance of seven acres of land in Stybenhithe for £20,
as appears by indenture made between the said Edmund
and the said Stephen and Johanna his wife. Dated London,
Sunday after the Feast of All Saints [1 Nov.], 2 Edward II.
(Acknowledged before Sirs N[icholas] de Farndone, Mayor,
J[ohn] de Wengrave, Richard de Gloucestre, Thomas Romeyn,
W[illiam] de Leyre, John de Wyndesore, William Cosyn, and
Richard de Wilehale, Aldermen, on Tuesday after the above
Feast, the year aforesaid.)
Folio ciii b.
Convencio int' Joh' le Botoner dimittentem et Rogerum Peche et Aliciam uxorem ejus recipient'.
Deed of covenant by John le Botener, junior, mercer, of
St. Laurence Lane in the Jewry, to demise to Roger Peche and
Alice his wife a certain corner cellar, situate in the said lane
near the Tanners' seld, for a term of years, or until the said
Roger and Alice shall have recovered a sum of money due from
the aforesaid John.
(Acknowledged before the Mayor, Aldermen, and Chamberlain, on Saturday after the Feast of the Purification [2 Feb.],
2 Edward II. [A.D. 1308-9].)
Scriptum Thome Romeyn et Juliane uxoris sue.
Bond by Johanna, relict of William de Helewetone, and
Thomas de "Eunefeld," late servant of the said William, and
her co-executor, William de Furneys, pepperer, John de Pampeswrthe, Richard Doge, and John de Caustone, mercers, for
payment of the sum of £60 to Thomas Romeyn and Juliana his
wife, viz., £30 at Michaelmas, A.D. 1309, and £30 at Easter
following. Witnesses, John Boreford, William de Bidyk,
Symon Corp, Ralph de Beverley, and others [not named].
Dated London, 3 March, A.D. 1308[-9].
(Acknowledged before Sir Nicholas de Farndone, the
Mayor, John de Wanegrave, John de Wyndesore, William de
Coumbemartyn, Henry de Durham, Symon de Parys, Nicholas
Pycot, and John de Vintry, Aldermen, on Thursday, 6 March,
2 Edward II. [A.D. 1308-9]).
(On Friday the Feast of SS. Philip and James, 3 Edward II.,
came the aforesaid Thomas Romeyn and acknowledged satisfaction, and allowed the enrolment to be cancelled.)
Scriptum Roberti le Callere.
Acquittance by Laurence le Botoner, mercer, and Lucy his
wife, daughter of William le Callere, mercer, to Robert le
Callere, mercer, executor of the said William, for money due
to the said Lucy under her father's will and for clothing found
her during the time that the said Robert was her guardian.
Witnesses, Symon de Parys, Roger de Parys, Peter de Sperham,
and John le Botoner, mercers, Robert de Cornedale, clerk, and
others [not named]. Dated London, Saturday before the Feast
of St. Thomas, Ap. [21 Dec.], A.D. 1308.
(Acknowledged before Sir Nicholas de Farndone, the Mayor,
John de Wanegrave, William de Leyre, Thomas Romein,
John de Wyndesore, John de Gysorz, Henry de Durham, [and]
Symon Bolet, Aldermen, on Friday the Feast of SS. Perpetua
and Felicitas [7 March], 2 Edward II. [A.D. 1308-9]).
Acquietancia Johannis Sturmy et Juliane uxoris ejus filie Johannis de Miaelborou.
nil quia pro communitate.
Acquittance by John Sturmy de Dromondby and Juliana his
wife, daughter of John de Middelborgh, mercer, for money due
from the Mayor, Aldermen, and citizens of London to the said
Juliana under her father's will. Dated London, 6 March,
A.D. 1308[-9] Witnesses, Sir Nicholas de Farndone, Mayor,
John de Wangrave, John de Wyndesore, William de Coumbemartyn, Henry de Durham, Symon de Parys, Nicholas Picot,
Thomas Romeyn, [and] John de Vintry, Aldermen, and others
Scriptum Ricardi de Paris merceri.
Lease by Hugh de Parys, mercer, and Alice his wife,
daughter of Alexander Heroun, to Richard de Parys, mercer, of
a tenement, with brewery, shops, &c., in the lane and parish of
St. Swythin de Kandelwykestrete, for a term of seven years from
Easter, anno 2 Edward II. [A.D. 1309], for £20 sterling in hand
paid, and yearly payments of 13s. 4d. to the Abbess and
Convent of Schepeye, (fn. 3) and 12d. to the Church of St. Swythin
aforesaid. Witnesses, Nicholas de Farendone, Mayor, James
le Boteler and William de Basyngges, Sheriffs of Londo.
(Acknowledged before the Chamberlain on Monday before
the Feast of St. Mark [25 April], 2 Edward II. [A.D. 1309]).
Folio civ b.
Scriptum Hugonis de Paris et Alic' ux' ejus.
Defeasance of the above upon payment by the lessors to the
lessee of the sum of £21 and cost of repairs, &c.
(Acknowledged before the Chamberlain the day and year
Summa totalis rec' Ricardi Poterel, camerarii, usque huc tam infra
quam supra, £iiij xviijs. ijd.
Scriptum Cecilie de la More.
Acquittance by William de Bristoll and Dyonisia his wife,
widow and executrix of Alan de Newebury, to Cecilia atte More
for 10 marks, in which the said Cecilia stood bound to the said
Alan when alive. Dated London, Thursday after the Ascension
[8 May], 2 Edward II. [A.D. 1309].
(Acknowledged before the Mayor, Aldermen, and Chamberlain
on Saturday the eve of H. Trinity [25 May], the year aforesaid.)
Script' Johannis de Luda milit'.
Power of attorney granted by John de Luda (or, de Lue),
Knight, to Elizabeth his dear compaigne, to recover (during his
absence on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land) certain arrears of
rent due for a tenement in Syvethenelane, of which he had been
enfeoffed by Sir Richard de Lue his brother, to hold jointly with
his sister "Anneis," which tenement was then tenanted by the
heirs of Henry de Grey. Dated London, Wednesday the Feast
of St. Barnabas [11 June]. 2 Edward II. [A.D. 1309].
(Acknowledged before the Chamberlain on Tuesday after the
Feast of SS. Peter and Paul [29 June], the year aforesaid.)
Tradicio domorum quondam Philippi de Donegate super murum juxta Bisshopesgate..
Lease by the Mayor, Aldermen, and Commonalty of London
to William de Coulingge, chaplain, of a tenement formerly held
by Philip de Douegate near Bisshopesgate, for a term of
twenty years from Easter, A. D. 1309, on condition that he expend
the sum of £10 on the property within the first two years and
keep it in proper repair.
(Afterwards the said William came before the Mayor and
Aldermen and assigned his interest to Sir John de Tane, Knt.)
Acquietancia domini Johannis de Dittone.
Acknowledgment by Agnes, relict of John de Godeford,
pepperer, and Geoffrey le Bek, administrators appointed by
Ralph de Baldok, Bishop of London, of the goods of the
aforesaid John, who died intestate, of receipt of the sum of
£13 3s. 10d. by the hands of Robert de Dyttone, proctor of
Sir John de Dyttone, Canon of St. Paul's, due for spices bought
by the said Sir John during his residence. Dated London,
Tuesday the morrow of the Translation of St. Thomas the
Martyr [7 July], 3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309].
Folio. cv b.
Scriptum Walteri Miles et Agn' ux ejus.
Lease by Walter Miles, fishmonger, and Agnes his wife to
Henry de London, clerk, of the sum of 12s. annual quitrent
issuing from a shop in the parish of St. Mary Somerset, situate
near the tenements of Stephen Bernard and Oliver Brounyng,
for a term of ten years from Midsummer, 2 Edward II. [A.D. 1309].
Witnesses, Oliver Brounyng, John de Lalham, Walter le Keu,
William Bernard, Laurence Albyn, and others [not named].
(Acknowledged before the Mayor, Aldermen, and Chamberlain on Monday after the Feast of Translation of St. Thomas
the Martyr [7 July], 3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309].)
Scriptum Nicholai le Maderman et Avicie uxoris ejus.
Lease by Nicholas le Maderman, blader, and Avice his
wife to Hamund de Shepe, fishmonger, and Matilda his wife
of an annual quitrent of 4 marks issuing from a tenement in
the parish of St. Michael, Queenhithe, situate near the tenement of Simon Bolet; to hold for a term of six years. Witnesses, Nicholas de Farndone, Mayor, James le Boteler and
William de Basinge, Sheriffs of London, John de Lincoln, John
le Hidreve, Adam Wade, Henry atte Waye, John de Stok,
Walter the Clerk, and others [not named].
(Acknowledged before the Chamberlain on Tuesday before
the Feast of St. Margaret [20 July], 3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309].)
Afterwards the above Nicholas and Avice acknowledged a
lease to the above Hamund and Matilda of a similar quitrent
for four years from Michaelmas, anno 7 Edward II. [A.D. 1313].
Acquietancia Isabelle de Halgheford.
Acquittance by John de Wautham, clerk, serjeant at the
Guildhall, London, to Isabella de Halgheford, widow and
executrix of John de Halgheford, (fn. 4) for the sum of 20s. due to
him by her late husband, by surety of William de Porclee,
which debt the said Isabella and Adam de Wentele her
co-executor had acknowledged in the Sheriff's court after the
decease of the said John de Halgheford. Dated Thursday
after the Feast of St. James [25 July], 3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309].
(Read and acknowledged before Sir Nicholas de Farendone,
the Mayor, John de Wyndesore, Simon de Parys, William
"Terente," [and] Simon Bolet, Aldermen, and Richard Poterel,
the Chamberlain, on Saturday the morrow of St. Peter ad
Vincula [1 Aug], 3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309]).
Litera Joh'is de Wynton' et Lucie que fuit uxor Ric'i de Kyrkestede de attornat' faciend'..
Letter of John de Wynchester, cordwainer, and Lucy, late
wife and executrix of Richard de Kyrkestede, appointing
Ralph de Alegate and Walter de Gloucester his son to be their
attorneys and proctors to recover a sum of money due from
Sir Walter de Huntercumbe, Knt., by the new statute of the
lord the King made at Acton Burnel, (fn. 5) in England Dated the
Feast of St. Bartholomew [24 Aug.], 3 Edward II. [A.D. 1309].
Sealed with the seal of the Mayoralty of London in the
Chamber of the Guildhall on Thursday after the Feast
of Decollation of St. John Bapt. [29 Aug.], 3 Edward II.
[A.D. 1309], in the presence of Nicholas de Farendon, the
Mayor, John de Wyndesore, William de Leyre, Simon de
Parys, Richard de Gloucestre, William Servat, Aldermen, &c.
Folio cvi b.
Lease by Roger le Graunt Barber and Cecilia his wife to
Henry Fairman, William de Actone, Simon Fairman, Roger
de Actone, Ralph de Wouburne, Stephen de Hestone, Geoffrey
de Hestone, Peter de Haliwelle, Walter West, William de
Norhamtone, William Bathel, Alexander de Derbi, Nicholas
Fithele, and Edward de Silveslee, curriers of ox leather, of two
plots of land for a market for their leather situate in the parish
of St. Nicholas Shambles, upon which land the lessors covenant
to set up certain buildings; to hold for a term of forty years from
Michaelmas next at an annual rent of 4 marks. Witnesses,
Nicholas de Farendone, Mayor and Alderman of the Ward,
Roger Hosebonde, John de Lyndeseye, Thomas le Cirger de
Yvilane, Walter de Belhous, Luke de Ware, William le Chaundeler, Hugh de Exeter, Richard Jurdan, Walter le Kyng,
Ralph the Clerk, and others [not named].
(Acknowledged before the Chamberlain on Saturday the
eve of the Exaltation of H. Cross [14 Sept.], 3 Edward II.