File MC 639/8, 796X1 - Volume entitled 'Lord Wodehouse's leets'

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MC 639/8, 796X1

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Volume entitled 'Lord Wodehouse's leets'

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  • 1798-1807 (Creation)

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(1189-1925)

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Lord Wodehouse is given as lord of the manor of Barnham-Rysks in White's Trade Directory (1845).
The Earl of Kimberley is given as lord of the manor of Barnham Rysks and Bickerston in White's Trade Directory (1883).
According to the Inland Revenue list of 1925, the Earl of Kimberley was lord and Daynes, Son and Keefe the stewards.

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(1189-1925)

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Owners have included the Brandon family (13th-early 14th centuries); John de Baconsthorpe (c 1314); Sir Christopher Heydon, who sold the manor to Miles Spencer c 1570; John Warner (died in possession 1702); the Onley family (19th century); the Sutton family (later 19th-early 20th century). The manor was held of Cossey [Costessey] by the rent of 3s. 4d. per annum [Blomefield; Bryant].
J.W. Sutton is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory, 1883.
O.S. Onley, Esq., is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).
According to the Inland Revenue list of 1925, T.A. le Dixon Sutton was lord.

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(1189-1925)

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Lord Wodehouse is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).

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(1189-1925)

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Lord Wodehouse is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).\r\nEarl of Kimberley is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1883).\r\nAccording to the Inland Revenue list of 1925, the Earl of Kimberley was lord and Daynes, Son and Keefe the stewards [TNA, HMC 5/6]. \r\nFor further history of the manor to the early eighteenth century, see F. Blomefield, 'An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk' (11 vols, London, 1805-10).\r\n

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(1189-1925)

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Lord Wodehouse is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).\r\nEarl of Kimberley is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory, 1883.\r\nAccording to the Inland Revenue list of 1925, the Earl of Kimberley was lord and Daynes, Son and Keefe the stewards. \r\nFor further history of the manor to the early eighteenth century, see F. Blomefield, 'An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk' (11 vols, London, 1805-10).

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(1189-1925)

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?Honour of Clare. William de Roos died in possession 1342; heir his son William [IPM 8/474]. Thomas le Roos died in possession, 1384-5; heir his son John [IPM 16/46]. Beatrice widow of Thomas de Roos died in possession, 1415; heir John, son of the late Lord Roos [IPM 20/379]

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(1189-1925)

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IPM of 1331: Thomas Bardolf had died owning the manor, held of him by Robert de Ufford [IPM 7/243]. At an inquistion held in 1371, Roger de Norwych was found to have held the manor by gift and grant of Walter de Norwico, held of Lord Bardolf. John de Norwico, his son, was heir [IPM 13/92]. \r\nLord Wodehouse is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).\r\nLord Wodehouse is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory, 1883.\r\nAccording to the Inland Revenue list of 1925, the Earl of Kimberley was lord and Daynes, Son and Keefe the stewards.

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(1189-1925)

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Robert de Morley died in possession 1360-1; heir his son William de Morley [IPM 10/634]. Sir Robert de Morley died in possession, 1390-1; heir his son Robert [IPM 16/1019]. Robert Morley died in possession 1415, heir his son Thomas [IPM 20/315]. Thomas Morley died in possession, 1417; heir his daughter Margaret [IPM 20/834]. At an inquisition taken in 1489, Henry Lovell, Lord Morley, was found to have been in possession of the manor, holding it of the king. Alice was his daughter and heir [IPM H7 1/212]. \r\nJ.T. Graver Browne, Esq., is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).\r\nAccording to the Inland Revenue list of 1925, the trustees of J B G Brown were lords.

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(1189-1925)

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William de Whitwell died in possession 1293-4, heir his brother John [IPM 3/188].\r\nThe Earl of Kimberley is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory, 1883.\r\nAccording to the Inland Revenue list of 1925, the Earl of Kimberley was lord and Daynes, Son and Keefe the stewards.

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(1189-1925)

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Surviving court books name the lords of the manor as: Robert Craske, Thomas Atkin, Richard Craske jointly (first court 1622); Robert Allen and his wife Jane (first court 1639); Thomas Allen (occurs 1694); John Hooke (occurs 1731); Edmund Hooke (first court 1758, occurs to 1774); Peter Hooke (first court 1787, occurs to 1802); Edmund Hooke (first court 1808). (NRO, NRS 727, 728)\r\nJames Cudden, Esq., is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).\r\nLast transaction dated: 1861; lords of the manor: James Cuddon and Francis Thomas Cuddon; Steward: F.T. Cuddon [TNA, HMC 5/6].

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(1189-1925)

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E. Lombe, Esq., is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).\r\nRevd Hy. E. Lombe given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory, 1883.\r\nLast transaction dated: 1859; lord of the manor: Charles Lombe; Steward: ? [TNA, HMC 5/6].

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Containing leet court verdicts for the manors of Hackford, Morley St Peter, Morley St Botolph, Crownthorpe, Wramplingham, Carleton Forehoe, Kimberley, Coston, Runhall, Welbourne, Barnham Broom, Little Brandon. Includes presentments of headboroughs, appointments of constables and pindars. In some cases the fines the pindars are to impose are given.

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Created 15/11/2004 by Droip. Modified 12/03/2018 by Droip.

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