Enforcement Suits under the Statutes of 1529: Residency/Absenteeism Actions, 1539

by Robert C. Palmer, Cullen Professor of History and Law, The University of Houston

Suits that began Hilary term, 1539

R153. George Eglefeld v. George Colburne (=Colbrounde), rector of Normanton: Lincolnshire; pleaded, b

R154. John Parker, yeoman v. Robert Wyrrall, rector of Collington: Herefordshire; pleaded, b, c, d, e

Common Pleas
R155. Richard Sandell v. James Martyn, rector of Moreton: Essex; capias, b emparlments, c

R156. John Hall v. William Gybbys of Clist St. George: Devon; capias

R157. William Dethyke v. John Lewys of Knowlton, Kent: London; capias, latitat in Kent

R158. William Dethyke v. Henry Medowe of the vill of St. John of Jerusalem in England, Middlesex: London; capias, latitat in Middlesex b: emparlment Suits that began Easter term, 1539

Common Pleas
R159. Roger Bodenham & John Raweley v. Edward Burbage of "Dodyngton," cleric: Wiltshire; capias

Suits that began Trinity term, 1539

R160. George Huntley, gentleman v. Antony Everdon, rector of Uley: Gloucestershire; pleaded, b, c, d

Common Pleas
R161. Roger Stevenson v. Roger Smyth of London: London?; capias

R162. William Dethyke v. John Lewys of Knolton, cleric: Kent; capias

R163. Henry Smyth v. Anthony Everdon of Uley, cleric: Gloucestershire; capias, b pleaded

R164. Richard Benson, cleric v. Richard More of Whitchurch, cleric: Middlesex; capias

Suits that began Michaelmas term, 1539

R165. Clement Phylpott of Calais, gentleman v. Ciprian Thystylwayt, rector of Bellingham in the March of Calais: Calais; pleaded, b

R166. John Glover of Bolton Percy, yeoman v. Thomas Stanley, rector of Badsworth and rector of Barwick in Elmett: Yorkshire; pleaded, b

R167. Thomas Gyse of Deverhill Longbridge, vicar of Deverhill Longbridge v. John Taylor, vicar of Deverhill Longbridge: Wiltshire; pleaded, b

King's Bench
R168. Martin Petyt v. Thomas Welshe, rector of Thorpe in the Glebe: Nottinghamshire; pleaded b, c

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