Court Rolls of the Manor of Frome West Woodlands, 1568-69

 

Kindly transcribed from the Frome Society for Local Studies slip index by Sarah Lowther.

 

Name

Title

Description

Variants

1568

1569

ACOURT, John

 

 

 

ACOURTE

p.3 (Tethrington, Longmead)

pp.11 (victualler), (Bailiff), 19 (victualler)

ALWOD, Hugh

 

 

 

 

p.15

B., John

 

 

 

p.3

 

BANFIELD, Walter

 

Gent.

 

 

p.12

BARBER, Thomas

 

 

 

 

(2) p.21 (played bowles)

BARBER, William

 

Aletaster of Frome and W. Woodlands

BARBOR

p.7

pp.10, 19, 21 (played bowles)

BARBON, William

 

 

 

 

p.10 (played bowles)

BARKER, William

 

 

 

p.4

 

BARNARD, Walter

 

 

 

pp.1, 7 (tipler)

pp.9, 10 (tipler), 19 (ale seller)

BARTELETT, Stephen

 

 

 

 

(2) p.21

BARTLET,

 

 

 

p.4

 

BARTLETT, Richard

 

 

 

 

p.9(2)

BAYLY, William

 

 

 

 

p.12

BAYNTON,

Mistress

 

 

p.5

 

BEACHER, Henry

 

Gent., free tenant

 

 

pp.16, 21

BEACON, John

 

 

BEAKYN

pp.5 (death of), 6

 

BECHE, John

 

Yeoman of Warminster, Wilts.,

 

 

p.11

BEVILL, John

 

 

BEVYN

 

p.19 (shoemaker)

BEVYN, John

 

 

BOVYN

p.7 (cobbler)

p.11 (cobbler)

BICKLY, Thomas

 

 

 

 

p.12

BICKLYE, John and Alice

 

Tenants of John SUDDON

 

p.4

 

BLAKE, John

 

 

 

p.8

 

BLAKE, William

 

 

 

p.8

 

BLATTAYNE, Henry

 

 

 

p.2

 

BOND, Christopher

 

 

 

 

p.10

BOND, John

 

 

 

 

pp.10, 20 (Dunscombe)

BROWNE, Joan

 

 

 

 

p.13(2)

BROWNE, William

 

Shepherd of Richard W(ESTE?)

 

 

p.11

BRYTTEN, Richard

 

 

 

 

(2) p.21(2) (mansion house of) (subtenants of)

BURFORDE, John

 

 

BURFORDE

pp.1(2), 4, 5 (bounds in Hurdmead)

pp.9, 18 (3)

BURGES, John

 

 

 

pp.1, 7 (miller), 8 (Dunscombe pasture) (2)

pp.16 (highway and stile at Dunscombe), 18, 20 (Dunscombe next to Colewaye), 21

BYLES, Joan

 

 

 

 

p.15

CABELL, Richard

 

Gent

 

p.4

p.13

CADBERYE, John

 

 

 

 

p.11

CHAPMAN, William

 

 

 

p.1

pp.9, 18

CHEWTE, Henry

 

 

 

 

(2) p.22 (mansion house of)

CHRISTOPHER, John

 

 

 

pp.3, 8 (tipler)

pp.9, 10 (tipler), 14 (and his wife), 19 (ale seller)

CLOWTE, Henry

 

 

CLOWTE

p.4(2)

 

COCKE, George

 

 

 

 

(2) p.21 (played bowles)

COMBE, William

 

 

 

pp.1(2), 5 (bounds in Hurdmead)

pp.18, 19 (tanner), 22 (elected Tithingman)

CORSLY, Robert

 

 

COSLYE

p.8

(2) pp.21 (subtenants of), 22 (elected Constable)

CRASE, Edward

 

And his wife, undertenants

 

 

p.15

DANIELL, John

 

 

 

 

(2) p.22

DENMEAD, Robert

 

Hayward of Master (?John) LEVERSAGE

DUNMEAD

 

pp.12, 18

DENMEAD, Thomas

 

 

 

 

p.15 (Blowers)

DICKE, Richard

 

 

 

p.7 (cobbler)

(2), p.19 (shoemaker)

DREDGE, Christopher

 

And Anice his wife (v. HIGGENS)

 

p.7

(2) p.22(2)

DREDGE, John

 

Son of Christopher DREDGE

 

 

(2) pp.22(2), 23(2) (messuage in Waldicke)

EDMONDES, William

 

 

 

p.7 (keeps Tipling house)

(2) p.21 (played bowles)

EMLYN, Thomas

 

 

 

p.1

 

EVERLEIGHE, John

 

 

EVERLYE

 

pp.9, 14 (mansion house)

FORDE, William

 

 

FORDE, FOURD(E), FOWRDE

pp.1, 7(2) (tipler)(cobbler)

pp.10 (tipler), 11 (cobbler), 18(2), 19(2) (ale seller) (shoemaker)

FRYER, Thomas

 

 

 

 

(2) p.21

GENTILL, Joan

 

Widow

 

p.4

 

GEORGE, Stephen

 

 

 

 

pp.9, 18

GIBBENS, Richard

 

 

GIBBONS

p.2(4)

(2) p.19

GROVE, Stephen

 

 

 

p.1.

 

GULYN, Thomas

 

 

 

 

p.16 (Dunscombe)

GYE , Thomas

Snr

 

 

p.1

p.18

GYE, John

Snr

 

 

p.1(2)

 

GYE, Stephen

 

 

 

 

p.11 (cobbler)

GYE, Thomas

 

 

 

p.1(2).

pp.9, 14 (mansion house of)

HARRIS, Griffith

 

Aged 16 and more

 

 

p.20 (taken into tithing and sworn to assise)

HAYES, Henry

 

 

HEYS, MEYES

 

pp.9, 11 (Hayward)

HAYES, Margaret

 

 

 

 

p.9

HAYS, Thomas

Jnr

s/o Thomas HEYS Snr

HEYS

pp.4, 5

pp.9, 12

HEATHFIELD, William

 

 

 

p.1.

pp.9(2), 12, 18.

HEYS, John

 

See HAYS

 

 

 

HEYS, Thomas

Snr

f/o Thomas HEYS Jnr

 

pp.4, 5 (death of)

 

HIGGENS, Amice

 

m/o John HIGGENS

 

p.7 (w/o Christopher DREDGE)

(2) p.22 (messuage in Waldicke)

HIGGENS, John

 

s/o Amicia HIGGENS, secondly married to Christopher DREDGE

 

 

(2) pp.22(3) (messuage in Waldicke), 23

HIPSTON, William

 

 

see IPSTONE

 

 

HODGES, John

 

 

 

p.1.

pp.9, 10 (played bowles), 18.

HORTON, William

 

Free tenant

 

 

pp.16, 21

IPSTONE, William

 

 

HIPSTON

p.1

pp.16 ( Dunscombe), (2) p.20, (Dunscombe, next Colenaye)

JONES,

 

 

 

p.4

 

JONES, Jerome

 

The sons of

 

 

pp.15(2), 21 (mansion house of)

JONSON, Joan

 

 

 

 

p.10

LAMBE, Edward

 

 

 

p.7 (butcher)

pp.9(2), 11(victualler), 19 (victualler)

LEVERSAGE, John

 

 

 

 

p.12

LEVERSAGE, John?

 

Master

 

p.6

p.12(2)

LEVERSAGE, William

 

Free tenant

 

 

pp.16, 21

LEWES, John

 

 

LEWIS

pp.1, 8.

pp.9, 18(3)

LEWSE, Richard

 

 

 

 

p.12

LODWYN, Thomas

Snr

 

LUDWYN

p.1(2) f/o John and Thomas LUDWYN

pp.9,16 (fealty, pasture in Dunscombe)(3),17(2) 18, 21 (played bowles)

LOWE, Nicholas

 

 

 

 

p.16 (pasture late of)

LUDLOW, George

 

Esq., free tenant

 

 

pp.16, 21

LUDWYN, John

 

s/o Thomas LUDWYN Snr

 

 

p.16

LUDWYN, Thomas

 

f/o Thomas LUDWYN Jnr

 

 

p.16

MASON, John

 

 

 

p.4

 

MERRICK, Maurice

 

 

MERRICKE

p.2

(2) pp.18, 23.

MEYES, Henry

 

Hayward

See Henry HAYES

 

p.18

MEYES, John

 

 

 

 

pp.9, 18

MEYES, Thomas

 

 

 

 

p.18

MILLARD, John

 

 

 

 

p.14 (Adderwell, Horse church key)

MILLARD, Richard

 

 

 

p.3

 

NEWMAN, Edmund

 

 

 

pp.1, 3 (Hurdmead, Brode Lane), 5 (bounds in Colemead) (2)

pp.9(3), 16 (Colemead)

NORCOTT, Thomas

 

Tithingman of Frome and W. Woodlands

NORCOTT

p.8 (sworn)

pp.10(2) (played bowles), 20(2)

NORFOCKE, William

 

 

 

 

(2) p.21

OBORNE, John

 

 

WOBORNE, WOOBORNE

p.1

pp.9, 18, 21 (played bowles)

OFFERE, William

 

 

 

p.2

 

PICKFATE, Joan

 

m/o Stephen PICKFATE

 

pp.4(3), 8 (death of)

pp.14 (death of), 15 (Tuckmershe)

PICKFATE, Stephen

 

 

 

pp.1, 4 (tenant of his mother Joan P.) (2), 8

pp.14, 15 (Tuckmershe), 16 (fealty)

POWELL, Richard

 

 

 

p.3

 

RAYNOLDE, Richard

 

 

 

 

(2) p.21 (played bowles)

ROGERS, Anthony

 

Esq., free tenant

 

 

pp.16, 21

ROMAN, Henry

 

 

 

 

p.10

SALISBURYE, John

 

 

SALISBURYE

pp.1(2), 3

pp.10, 21 (subtenants of)

SHOTE, William

 

 

SHUTE, SUTE

pp.1, 8 (outgoing Tithingman)

pp.14, 20(2) (pasture at Dunscombe)

STANBORNE, Richard

 

 

 

 

p.13(2)

STEPHENS, John

 

 

STEPHINS, STEVINS

pp.1(3), 3 (Hurdmead Yate), 5 (bounds in Hurdmead)

pp.9, 16 (fealty), 18

STEPHINS, Thomas

 

 

 

p.1

 

STEPHINS, William

Snr

 

STEVINS

p.1

pp.14 (death of), 15 (cottage, Hamme under Sandell)

STOKES (?), William

 

 

 

p.3 (house by market place)

 

STOKES, William

 

 

 

p.1(2)

pp.10 (played bowles), 15, 18(3), 21, 23

STOURTON, Charles

Sir

The heirs of, free tenants

 

 

pp.16, 21

STOURTON, Emma

 

 

 

p.7 (tipler)

pp.10 (tipler), 15, 19 (ale seller)

SUDDON, John

 

 

 

p.4

 

SUDDON, Richard

 

 

 

pp.1(2), 4, 6 (4) (land in Cronchill), 8(2)

p.9

SURE, Thomas

 

 

 

p.1

 

SUTE, William

 

 

see also SHOTE

p.5 (bounds in Hurdmead)

 

SYMES, Elizabeth

 

 

SYMONS

p.7 (baker)

pp.10 (baker), 19 (baker)

SYMES, William

 

 

 

 

p.15(2)

TARTE, Henry

 

And Joan his wife

 

p.6 (late of John BEACON: Broadmead, Kynges meadow)(2)

 

TAYLER, Rainald

 

 

 

p.1

 

THATCHER, Clement

 

 

 

 

p.12

THICKE, Richard

 

 

 

 

p.11 (cobbler)

THICKE, Robert

 

 

 

p.5 (death of), 8 (Edith relict of)

 

THRESHER, John

 

 

 

p.2

 

TREHERNE, Anthony

 

Constable of Frome

 

p.7 (keeps Tipling house)

pp.10, 13, 18(2), 19 (ale seller)

TREW, Adam

 

 

 

p.6(5)

 

TWINOW, Edward

 

Gent., free tenant

TWYNOWE

 

pp.16, 21

TWYNOW,

Master

 

 

 

p.13

WALLIS, Margaret

 

 

 

p.3

 

WARRT, Robert

 

 

WARRE

pp.1, 7 (baker)

pp.10 (baker), 19 (baker), 21 (played bowles)

WAYLOND, William

Snr

 

 

p.1

pp.12, 14 (Tythryngton), 18, 21

WESTE, Richard

 

 

WESTE

p.3

pp.11(?), 13(2), 14 (Hycrofte), 18(3)

WEYLOND, William

Jnr

 

 

pp.1, 5 (bounds in Colemead)

pp.9(3), 12, 16 (Colemead)

WHITMORE, Richard

 

 

 

p.4

 

WILLIAMS, John

 

 

 

p.3

 

WOBORNE, John

 

See OBORNE

 

 

 

WOOD, George

 

 

 

 

p.11

WYMPOY, John

Jnr

s/o John WYMPOY

 

 

pp.10, 21 (played bowles)

WYMPOY, John

Snr

 

WYMPEO, WYMPOYE, WYMPIE, WYMPOW

pp.3(3), 7 (keeps tipling house), 8 (keeps table play)

pp.9, 10(3) (tipler), 15(2), 18, 19 (ale seller), 21 (played bowles)