Survey of the Manor of Frome, West Woodlands, 1568

 

Kindly transcribed from the Frome Society for Local Study Slip Index by Dale Lidbury.

                                                                                                                                               

Name

Title

Date

Place

Reference

Notes

ACOURT, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

(see note)

tenant of West Woodlands, 11/67, 44/83d tenant of St Andrew's Manor 28/75d, 29/76 House in Stony Street 23/73

ALFORD, Richard

alias MYLLER

abt 1600

Frome, Abovetowne

16/69d

husband of Joan the daughter of Robert POPLYE. Later holder, see Edith BURFORD

ALFORD, Richard

alias MYLLER

aft 1568

Frome

16/69d, 51/87

husband of Joan, daughter of Robert POPLEY; holder in right of his wife of properties in Above Town - see Edith BURFORD and in Hunger Street - see John LUCAS

ALLFORD, Richard

 

abt 1568

Frome, [Court Farm]

43/83

Close called Paps perteyning to the house wherein R.A. now dwelleth - abuttal - on E of new close of John LEWES

ALLWOOD, Hugh

 

abt 1568

Frome

32/77d

holder of a tenement to the North of a close of pasture of 6 and a half acres near the tenement of William STOKES in Frome Churchyard

AMES, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Marston Bigot, Monksham

2/62d

later holder, see John BOND

ASTON, John

 

1526

Frome, Tuckmarsh

30/76d

Deputy to the cellarer of Cirencester Abbey grants copyhold to John SUDDON & others, see Richard SUDDON

AYSHE, Richard

 

1517

Frome, Waldike

24/73d, 34/78d

former holder, see William HOWELL, see also Alice WILLIAMS (1527)

BANFEELD, Walter

 

abt 1568

Frome

(see note)

tenant of West Woodlands Manor 29/76, 31/77, 39/81, 40/81d, 42/82d, 50/86d, 57/90

BARNARD, William

 

abt 1600

Frome, Hungar Streat

52/87d

later holder, see Joan HEWCHINS

BATT, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

43/83

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

BATT, Philip

 

1546

Frome

38/80d

father of Joan SUTE q.v.

BEACON, Grace

 

1572

Frome, Stony Street

23/73

Christian his wife (n.b.) etc., later holder, see Thomas PETER

BEAKIN, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

65/93d

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

BECON, Grace

 

abt 1600

Frome, The Church House

34/78d

[of Grace BRECON, Christian his wife (n.b.) etc. ] later holder, see Churchwardens

BEECHER, Harry

Mr

abt 1568

Frome

see note

freeholder in West Woodlands Manor his tenants - see Agnes FRESTONE, John HAYNE, 31/77, 65/93d, 72/98d, 78/101d

BEECHER, Harry

Mr

abt 1568

Nunney

60/91

?Holder of property in Trudoxhill (Trucktackshyll) in parish of Nunney, see also his sub - tenant widow BOWDEN

BESELY, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Frome, Roke Lane

20/71d

later holder, see Robert THYCK

BLAKE, John

 

1517

Frome, Waldike

24/73d

Prior cellarer of Cirencester Abbey, see William HOWELL

BLAKE, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

31/77, 53/88

holder of land at Critchill in the West Field of Frome, and near Ridgeway

BLAKE, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

78/101d

tenant of [ Frome Branch Manor] under William LEVERSAGE, esq.

BOND, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

72/98d

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

BOOLES ?, Richard

 

abt 1600

Frome, New Streat

49/86

later holder, see John HODGES alias TAVERNER

BOWDEN

 

abt 1568

Marston Bigot

60/91

widow of Trudoxhill (Trucktackshyll) in the parish of Nunney. Tenant of Mr. Harry BEECHER for a piece of meadow in Marston belonging to her tenement

BOWDEN

Widow

abt 1568

Nunney, Trudoxhill

60/91

sub - tenant of Mr. Harry BEECHER for a tenement in Trudoxhill, with appurtenances also in Marston Bigot

BRAINTON, Joan

 

abt 1600

Frome, Ham under Sandhull

36/79d

later holder - see John BEKYN

BRANCH, William (i)

 

abt 1270

Frome

 

part of grant to his son Thomas BRANCH of what became the Manor of [Frome] Egford. The following is a literal translation of the section of which a granted version is in Westwoodlands survey of abt 1568, 97d. “Moreover I have given and granted to the same Thomas a parcel (placiam) of my wood in Selwod with the soils of the ground and all its appurtenances belonging to his free tenement in Frome which is contained between the course of water which is called Mertok and the way which is called Portweye.”

BRANCH, William (cont.)

 

abt 1270

Frome

 

which stretches beneath Petitesadenbure towards Wermenystre to the bounds of the wood of Wilteshire and so by the ??? And bounds of Wiltshire to the wood of Gilbert MICHEL and so by a certain road (chiminum) which leads to the east corner of La Bolwe. Orchardleigh Charter No.5 (from the muniments of A. DUCKWORTH esq.)

BRANCHE, William

 

abt 1270

Frome

70/97d

grantor of Orchardleigh Charter No.5, of lands which later formed the Manor of Frome Egford, to his son Thomas. A small part of this long and detailed Charter is copied in garbled form in the Westwoodlands survey of abt 1568

BRIDGES, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

48/85d, 71/98

apparently identical with John BURGES (q.v.) tenant of West Woodlands Manor

BROKE, William

 

abt 1568

Frome, Tydderington

59/90d

holder of land near the east end of Thickthorn Coppice

BUGGET, Hugh

 

abt 1568

Frome

53/88

holder of land in Frome West Field

BURFORD, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor 29/76, 44/83d, 57/90, 62/92

BURGES, John

 

abt 1568

Frome, (Claybridge Mill)

65/93d, 69/99d=97

mill in his occupation near to a close of pasture called Pappas close of pasture of, at Dunscombe

BURGES, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

 

apparently identical with John BRIDGES q.v.

BURR, Thomas

 

1538

Frome, Abovetowne

13/68

cousin of Ellen GYBBONS and joint holder, see Joan GIFFORD

CABELL, Richard

Gent.

abt 1568

Frome

see note

freeholder in West Woodlands Manor his land in Buthemore, 62/92. In (east) Field, 49/86, 55/89, 56/89d. In Edycleve, 63/92d. Swans Nest Mead, 62/92. In Keyford Field, 54/88d. In Little Keyford, 17/70. In Northover, 75/100. In Selmoor, 54/88d. in West Field, 9/66, 10/66d, 12/67d, 13/68, 15/69, 18/70d, 42/82d, 43/83, 54/88d, 78/101d (Longleat)

CABELL, Stephen

 

abt 1568

Frome

54/88d

tenant of [Frome Branch Manor ] under William LEVERSAGE , esq.

CATTCOTT, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Frome, The Church House

34/78d

later holder, see Churchwardens

CHAMBERLAINE, John

 

abt 1600

Marston Bigot, Monksham

3/63

later holder, see John PALMER

CHAMPNIES, Harry

Esquire

abt 1568

Frome

see note

[Lord of the Manor of Orchardleigh,] holder of lands in the fields of Frome for his tenant, see Agnes FRESTONE. 9/66, 14/68d, 15/69, 55/88d, 66/94

CHAPMAN, William

 

1574

Frome, Dunscombe

32/77d

father of Sycely, also described as daughter of Richard YES q.v.

CHAPMAN, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

56/89d

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

CHAPPMAN, Leonard

 

abt 1600

Frome, Walbridg

10/66d, 11/67

later holder, see Jerom HILL

CHRISTOPHER, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor (in right of his wife Joan CHRISTOPHER, daughter of Margaret COKES), 28/75d, 30/76d, 31/77, 44/83d, 48/85d, 63/92d

COCKERELL, Joan

 

abt 1600

Frome, Hungar Streat

52/87d

(wife of John COCKERELL ?) later holder, see Roger STURTON

COCKERELL, John

 

abt 1568

Frome, Hungar Streat

51/87 ; 52/87d

husband of Joan, daughter of Emm FRYE q.v. See also Roger STURTON

COKES, John

 

1528

Frome, Ham under Sandhill

37/79d

father of Joan CHRISTOPHER

COLES, Stephen

 

abt 1568

Frome, New Streat

50/86d

joint holder - see John BATT

COLES, Stephen

alias PICKFATT

abt 1580

Frome, Tuckmarsh

31/77

later holder, see Joan PICKFATT

COOKE, Simon

 

1537

Frome, Roke Lane

21/72

earlier holder, see Isabel COOKE

CORSLYE, Richard

 

[1561]

Frome, Cayford

49/86

tenant of Great Keyford Manor (land late TWYNOWEs perteyning to the house wherin Richard CORSLYE late dwelled in Cayford) [ note last will of Richard CORSLEY of Frome Selwood, proved 1561] Longleat Survey

COTTENTON, Henry

 

abt 1600

Froome & Westwoodlands

7/65

later holder - see Harry BECHER

COXE, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

(?Sub-) tenant of West Woodlands Manor, 16/69d, 29/76, 48/85d

CRISTOVER, William

the elder

abt 1600

Frome, Dunscombe

74/99d

later holder, see Thomas LODVYN

DAMNETT, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

12/67d

possibly identical with John DENMEAD , q.v. Holder of land in North Field

DENMEAD, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of [Frome Branch Manor ] under William LEVERSAGE , esq. 29/76, 56/89d, 66/94

DENMEAD, Robert

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

holder of land in the Fields at Royalls, 53/88, of land late TWYNOWEs in Buttlemore , 62/92, 63/92d, of land under Mr. Thomas INCKPEN, 66/94 (Longleat)

DREDG, Christopher

 

abt 1568

Frome, Waldike

23/73

husband of Amy HIGGONS q.v.

DYSER, Richard

 

abt 1568

Frome, Waldike

24/73d

husband of Joan BUTLER

EDWARD, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Frome, Westwoodlands, Hungarstrete

7/65

later holder, see Anthony ROGERS, see also Charles lord STURTON

EMLYN, Thomas

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor, 32/77d, 73/99, 74/99d

EXILL, Thomas

 

abt 1568

? Corsley, Wilts.

74/99d

holder of lands lying near Corsley Heath, to east of Frome, lands close to Friggle Street

EYRE, Simon

 

abt 1600

Frome, Tuckmarsh

31/77

later holder, see Joan GIGGE

FALLER, William

 

abt 1568

Frome, Hunger Streat

51/87

joint holder, see Emm FRYE

FELTHAM, John

 

1539

Frome, Raddenbury under Sandell

38/80d

earlier joint holder, see Edward LAMBE

FOXERY, William

 

abt 1600

Frome, Roke Lane

21/72

later holder, see John LYWOOD

FOYNE, Mary

 

abt 1600

Frome, Stony Street

22/72d

later holder, see Richard WHITMORE

FRESTONE, Agnes

 

abt 1568

Frome

78/101d

tenant of Harry CHAMPNIES q.v. , tenant of Mr Harry BEECHER q.v.

FRYE, John

 

abt 1568

Frome, New Streat

48/85d

tenant of the Manor of Great Keyford, (land late Twynowes perteyning to the house of John FRYE - at Roccombes Crosse in West Field of Frome)

FRYE, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

64/93

holder of land in West Field

FUMBLEM (?), William

 

abt 1600

Frome, Waldike

24/73d

later holder , see Joan HOLDER

GALLAMORE, Agnes

 

abt 1568

Marston Bigot, Munckesham

4/63d

by indenture dated 20 Sep, 30 Hen VIII [1538] Walter WINTER deceased, Joan his wife deceased and A.G. held a house called Clincke etc. See Adrian GAUNT (1575)

GAUNT, Adrian

 

1575[c1568]

Frome

79/102

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

GENTELL, William

 

1560

Frome, St Andrewes, Hungar Street

77/101

former holder, see Alice GENTELL

GESSER, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Vicary Street

18/70d

later holder, see John BEVILL

GESSER, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Vicary Streat

 

see John JESSER

GIBBONS, Richard

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor, 13/68, 14/68d, 16/69d

GIBONS, William

 

abt 1600

Frome, Waldike

24/73d

later holder, see Lambert EWSTAS, and John LIGHE

GIFFORD, Joan

Widow

1580[c1568]

Frome

12/67d

holder of close of pasture near the West Butt

GIFFORD, Thomas

 

abt 1568

Frome

11/67, 17/70

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

GIGG, Stephen

 

1528

Frome, Tuckmarsh

31/77

former holder, see Joan GIGGE

GOODMAN, Robert

 

abt 1600

Frome, Waldike

24/73d

later holder, see William HOWELL

GOSNEY, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Roke Lane

21/72

later holder - see Balthazar BELL

GRANTE, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Tydderington

55/89

later holder, see Thomas LODVYN

GRAUNT, Robert

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

holder of lands, his subtenant, see Anthony TREHERNE (63/92d) 48/85d, 49/86, 50/86d, 55/89, 63/92d

GRYFFYN, Richard

 

abt 1568

Frome

64/93

holder of land in West Field

GRYMES, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Frome, Gildenborow

46/84d

later holder, see Hugh KIRKE

GYBBONS, Ellen

 

1538

Frome, Abovetowne

13/68

mother of Joan GIFFORD q.v.

HANCOTTS, Walter

 

before 1568

Frome, Westwoodlands

7/65

former freeholder of 2 yardlands, see George LUDLOW

HARBOTTLE, Raynold

 

abt 1568

Frome

11/67

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

HARDING, Joan

 

abt 1600

Frome, Abovetowne

11/67

later holder, see John WHYT

HAREBOTTLE, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Hungar Streat

52/87d

later holder - see Walter BARNARD

HAREBOTTLE, Richard

 

abt 1600

Frome, Stony Street

22/72d

later holder, see Raynold HARBOTTELL

HARMAN, Edith

 

abt 1600

Frome, Waldike

25/74

later holder, see Thomas LESY

HASER, George

 

abt 1600

Frome, Hungar Streat

52/87d

later holder, see John DANNYELL

HAYES, Thomas

 

abt 1568

Frome

15/69

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

HAYNE, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

65/93d

tenant of Mr. Harry BEACHER (land of Harry BEACHERs perteyning to the house wherein are John HAYNE now dwelleth)

HEATHFEELD, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor, 30/76d, 42/82d, 43/83, 44/83d

HILL, Jerome

 

abt 1568

Frome

57/90

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

HISCOCK, Richard

 

abt 1568

Frome

78/101d

tenant of [ Frome Branch Manor] under William LEVERSAGE, esq.

HODGES, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor, 49/86, 55/89, 79/102

HORNER

Esq. [Lord of Mells]

abt 1568

Frome

9/66

holder of land in North Field

HORSINGTON, Thomas

 

abt 1568

Frome

78/101d

holder of land in West Field

HORSSENTON, Barnabus

 

abt 1600

Frome, Ham under Sandhill

37/79d

later holder, see Joan CHRISTOPHER

HOWELL, Edith

 

abt 1568

Frome, Ham under Sandhill, Odyams, Hurdmead

38/80d

daughter of William HOWELL, joint holder, see William SUTE

HOWELL, William

 

1527

Frome, Ham under Sandhill

34/78d

joint holder, see Alice WILLIAMS

INCKPEN, Richard

 

1556

[Frome], Marston Biggotts

60/91

earlier holder, see Henry ROMAN

INCKPEN, Thomas

Mr

abt 1568

Frome

see note

his assignment of 1567 to Henry ROMAN, 61/91d. Holder of lands in North Field, 11/67, 66/94. West Field, 32/77d, 54/88d. For his sub-tenants see, Robert DENMEAD, 66/94, William SPYCER, 78/101d (Longleat)

IPESTON, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

72/98d, 73/99

holder of land in Dunscombe

JAMES, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Gildenborow, in Ham under Sandell

40/81d

later holder, see Thomas STEVENS

JONES, Vincent

 

abt 1600

Frome, Hungar Streat

51/87

later holder, see John DYCK

JORDAN, Thomas

 

abt 1568

Frome

65/93d

tenant of [ Frome Branch Manor] under William LEVERSAGE

KINGE, Joan

 

abt 1600

Frome, Abovetowne

12/67d

later holder, see Richard HAREBOTTLE

KINGE, Richard

 

abt 1600

Frome, Roke Lane

21/72

later holder, see Balthazar BELL

KIRKE, Hugh

[the Rev.]

abt 1568

Frome

see note

Vicar of Frome. Presented by the Lord of West Woodlands Manor; The Vicarage North £30 a year or more. 67/94d. Lands of the Vicar in (east) Field 16/69d, 29/76. In North Field, 8/65d, 9/66, 12/67d, 14/68d, 66/94. In West Field, 9/66, 10/66d, 15/69, 23/73, 48/85d. Near Tytherington 53/88

KYRTON

Mr

abt 1568

Frome

15/69

holder of land in West Field

LANGLEY, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Frome, Abovetowne

14/68d

later holder, see Richard GYBBONS

LEVERSAGE, Edmond

 

abt 1600

Frome

7/65

successor to William LEVERSAGE Esq.

LEVERSAGE

Mr

abt 1568

Frome, Westwoodlands

68/95

tenants of; see Customs (of the Manor)

LEVERSAGE, William (i)

Esq.

abt 1568

Frome, Frome Branch Manor

see note

[lord of the chief manor of Frome Branch or Vallis] For tenants of the Frome Branch see; - John BLAKE 78/101d, Stephen CABELL, 54/88d, John DENMEAD, 29/76, 56/89d, 66/94, Richard HISCOCK, 78/101d, Thomas JORDAN, 65/93d, William PEWELL, 62/92, Robert RANDOLL or RENDALL, 48/85d, 49/86, 54/88d, 63/92d, Harry SALYSBURY, 37/80, 55/89, 64/93, Robert SUDDON, 33/78, 48/85d

LEVERSAGE, William (ii)

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

common wastes and rights of tenants of, 68/95, 71/98, Keyford Field, lands of in, 54/88d, 63/92d, meadow of, enclosed, 37/80, North Field, land of in, 54/88d, Northover, land of in, 75/100, rent payable to, 80/102d, Tuckmarsh, land in, 28/75d, wastes of (see also above, Common Wastes), 35/79, 73/99, West Field, land of in, 10/66d, 13/68, 15/69, 18/70d, 23/73, 56/89d (Longleat)

LEWES, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor House of , 37/80, 42/82d, 44/83d. Lands of ; in West Field 15/69, 28/75d, 29/76, 30/76d, 56/89d, 63/92d, 78/101d. New Close, rear end of Tytherington Lane, 31/77, 37/80, 42/82d, 43/83, 50/86d, 57/90 (Longleat Survey)

LEWES, William

 

abt 1600

Frome, Tydderington

59/90d

later holder, see John LEWES

LEWSE, William

 

abt 1600

Marston Bigot, Monksham

1/62

later holder, see William HIGGONS

LIGHE, John

 

abt 1590

Frome, Waldike

24/73d

later holder, see Lambert EWSTAS

LODER, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Roke Lane

20/71d

later holder, see William WALLYS

LOW, Nicholas

 

abt 1568

Frome

74/99d

tenant of West Woodlands Manor at Dunscombe

LOWE, Joan

 

abt 1600

Frome, Dunscombe

73/99

later holder, see Nicholas LOOW

LOWE, Nicholas

 

abt 1580

Frome, Westwoodlands Dunscombe

73/99

later holder, see Christopher BOND

LUDDWELL, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

69/97 [99a]

holder of land in Dunscombe

LUDLOW, Edmond

Sir

abt 1600

Frome, Westwoodlands

7/65

later holder, see George LUDLOW

LUDLOW, George

Esq.

abt 1568

Frome

see note

freeholder in West Woodlands Manor 9/66, 14/68d, 15/69

LUDWELL, Thomas

 

abt 1568

Frome

56/89d, 71/98

holder of lands in Dunscombe, etc.

LYWOOD, John

 

abt 1568

Frome, Roke Lane

21/72

surety for Balthazar BELL q.v.

LYWOOD, John

 

abt 1568

Frome, New Streat

49/86, 50/86

land of Robert GRAUNT perteyning to the house wherein J.L. now dwelleth

LYWOOD, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

50/86d

holder of land in Little Feltham, as subtenant of Robert GRAUNT

MANNERS, Lybius

 

1580

Marston Bigot

46/84d, 43/83

Land of Walter SEYMAUR q.v., adjacent to a close of pasture appertaining to a tenement now in ye tenure of Lybius MANNERS, Lybius MANERS inserted later for Walter BANFEELD q.v.

MARCHAUNT, Eleanor

 

1548

Frome, Cock Street

26/74d

see William MERRICK living at the time of a copy dated 18 Sep 1548; dead by 1568

MARCHMAN, William

 

abt 1600

Frome, Land lateTwynio

61/91d

later holder, see Edmond NEWMAN

MAUDELY, Richard

Mr

abt 1568

Frome

31/77

[Lord of the Manor of Nunney Maudley] holder of land in West Field

MERRICK, William

Junior

abt 1600

Frome

26/74d, 33/78

later holder (Cock Street ), see William MERRICK, (Churchyard), see Morrice MERRICK

MERSHY, Simon

 

1576

Frome, Churchyard:'masons'

33/78

later holder, see William BLAKE

MERSSHY, Simon

 

abt 1580

Frome, Rectory House

66/94

later holder by indenture of the mansion house of the Farm of Frome Rectory under Sir John THYNNE q.v.

MEW, Henry

 

abt 1600

Frome, abovetowne

13/68

later holder, see Margaret WALLYS, and Jerome OSBORNE alias MEW

MEW, Jerome

 

abt 1568

Frome

76/100d

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

MULLETT, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Frome, Langley Manor

70/97d

later holder by indenture of Langley Manor, see Sir John THYNNE

MYLES, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

53/88

holder of a house beside West Field

MYLLER, Richard

alias ALFORD q.v.

aft 1568

Frome

 

 

NEWBOROUGH, John

 

1576

Frome, Tydderington

56/89d

Margaret his wife and George their third son, granted reversion by copy dated 10 April 18 Eliz. [1576] of holding of William WAYLOND q.v.

NEWBOROWE, George

 

abt 1600

Frome, Tydderington

56/89d

later holder, see William WAYLOND

NEWMAN, Edmond

 

abt 1568

Frome

48/85d, 54/88d

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

NUMAN, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Ham under Sandhill

38/80d

later holder, see John EVERED

OFFER, William

 

abt 1568

Frome, Waldike

24/73d

alias William HOWELL q.v.

PAYNE, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Tuckmarsh

27/75

later holder, see John MAYES

PENNY, Alice

 

abt 1600

Marston Bigot, Monksham

3/63

later holder, see John GANE

PEPPET, Joan

 

abt 1568

Marston Bigot, Monksham

1/62

joint holder, see William HIGGONS

PEWELL, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

62/92

tenant of [ Frome Branch Manor ] under William LEVERSAGE

PHILLIPPS, Thomas

 

abt 1580

Frome, Hungar Streat

53/88

later holder, see Anthony TREHEARNE

POPLEY, Joan

 

abt 1568

Frome

16/69d, 51/87

daughter of Robert POPLEY, q.v. And later wife of Richard ALFORD, q.v.

POPLYE, Robert

 

1562

Frome, abovetowne

16/69d

earlier holder, see Edith BURFORD

POTON, Edward

 

abt 1600

Frome, Friggell Street

19/71

later holder, see Margaret POTON

POTON, George

Mr

abt 1568

Frome

9/66

tenant of West Woodlands Manor

POWELL, Davy

 

abt 1600

Frome, Tuckmersh

 

and Elinor his wife, later holder, see Thomas HEYES, and Oliver MOCKETT

QUEEN

H.M. The

abt 1568

Frome

see note

the survey of West Woodlands Manor in abt 1568 (Longleat) refers in abuttals to parcels of land in North Field, 9/66, 14/68d, West Field, 11/67, 15/69, belonging to the Queen [Elizabeth I]

RANDOLL, Robert

or RENDALL

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of [ Frome Branch Manor ] under William LEVERSAGE esq. His land at Royalls, 53/88, 48/85d, 49/86, 54/88d, 63/92d

RENDALL, Robert

 

abt 1568

Frome

 

see Robert RANDOLL

RICARDES, Philip

 

abt 1600

Frome, Tydderington

54/88d

later holder, see William WAYLOND

ROGERS, Anthony

Gent.

abt 1568

Frome

see note

freeholder and also farmer, in West Woodlands Manor 10/66d, 13/68, 15/69, 18/70d, 37/80, 42/82d, 62/92, 63/92d, 65/93d

ROSE, Thomas

 

abt 1568

Marston Bigot

53/88, 57/90

holder of land in Marston Field

SAGE, Francis

 

abt 1600

Frome, Roke Lane

20/71d

later holder, see Leonard THICK

SAINESBURY, Mary

 

abt 1600

Frome, Hungar Streat

51/87

later holder, see John LUCAS

SALYSBURY, Harry

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of [ Frome Branch Manor ] under William LEVERSAGE esq. 37/80, 55/89, 64/93

SANDERS, Roger

 

abt 1600

Frome, Westwoodlands

7/65

later holder, see Edward TWYNOW

SAUNDERS, Cecily

Sycill alias WALLYS

abt 1568

Frome, St Androwes

75/100

holder in reversion, see John WALLYS

SERCH, William

 

abt 1560

Frome, Walbridg

10/66d

earlier holder, see Jerom HILL

SHUTE, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor in Dunscombe, 71/98, 72/98d, 73/99

SMITHE, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, New Streat

47/85

later holder, see John BURGES

SMYTHE, Anthony

 

abt 1568

Frome

54/88d

holder of land in West Field

SPICER, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

29/76, 78/101d

tenant of Great Keyford Manor (lands of Mr. TWYNOW now in the house of Willm SPICER - in the Lower Furlong) tenant under Mr. Thomas INCKPEN (land in Gaston)

SPROT, John

 

1543

Frome

38/80d

former holder of a house and lands held by copy to him of 25 Apr 1543, presumably of the Manor of Great Keyford (late TWYNOEs lands), in Ham under Sandhill

STAMBOURNE, Joan

 

abt 1600

Frome, Abovetowne

12/67d

later holder, see Richard STAMBORNE

STEPHINS, John

or STEVENS

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor, 65/93d, 28/75d, 29/76, 31/77, 48/85d, 62/92, 63/92d

STEVENS, John

the younger

1580

[Frome], Marston, Ham under Sandhill

46/84d

parrock of pasture in possession of

STEVENS, Katherine

 

abt 1600

Marston, Ham under Sandhill

45/84

later holder, see William STEVENS, and John STEVINS junior

STEVINS, John

junior

abt 1580

[ Frome ] Marston

45/84

later holder, see William STEVENS

STOKES, Joan

 

1574

Frome, Waldike

25/74

joint holder with Henry SPYRING q.v.

STOKES, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

72/98d, 73/99

tenant of West Woodlands Manor in Dunscombe

STONE, Henry

 

abt 1568

Frome

28/75d

holder of land in Tuckmarsh

STOURTON, John

Lord

abt 1568

Frome

see note

[Lord of the Manor of Marston Bigot] his lands in North Field and West Field of Frome, 9/66. Common rights of his tenants, 68/95. His tenement near Frome Churchyard, 33/78 (Longleat)

STOURTON, Lord (i)

 

abt 1568

Marston Bigot

see note

[Lord of the Manor of Marston Bigot], his holdings in Marston: Bigotts Woods, 23/73, common rights etc., 25/74, 61/91d, in Marston Field, 53/88, in Marston North Field, 2/62d, in Marston West Field, 2/62d, Thickthorn Coppice, 66/91 (Longleat)

STOURTON, Lord (ii)

 

abt 1568

Marston Bigot

see note

for his tenants in Marston see : William BROKE, 59/90d, Hugh KIRKE, 53/88, Mr. STURGYS, 59/90d, also (?) Mr. Harry BEECHER, 60/91

STREATE, Robert

 

abt 1580

Frome, Roke Lane

20/71d

later holder, see Robert THYCK

STURGYS, Mr.

 

abt 1568

? Frome (or Marston)

59/90d

holder of land near the east end of Thickthorne Coppice, in Marston Bigot

STURTON, Lord

 

1568

Frome, St Androwes

77/101, 68/95

rent payable to, by Thomas WAYLOND, q.v. , tenants of, see Customs (of the Manor of Westwoodlands)

STURTON, Roger

 

abt 1568

Frome, Hungar Streat

51/87

husband of Emm FRYE, q.v.

SUDDON, Richard

 

abt 1600

Frome, St Androwes

78/101d

later holder, see William MERRICK

SUDDON, Richard

 

abt 1568

Frome, Tuckmarsh

28/75d

lands of the lords of Westwoodlands Manor appertaining to the tenement of R.S

SUDDON, Richard

 

abt 1568

Frome

50/86d

land belonging to his tenement in the West Field of Frome between Critchill Wood and Sharpshaw

SUDDON, Robert

 

abt 1568

Frome

37/78, 48/85d

tenant of [Frome Branch Manor] under William LEVERSAGE esq. House next to Russells, 33/78

SWETE, Hugh

 

abt 1570

Frome, Stony Streate

23/73,76/100d

later holder, see Hugh RICHMAN

SWIFTE, Balthazar

alias BELL

abt 1568

Frome, Roke Lane

21/72

 

TABER, Richard

 

abt 1568

Marston Bigot

53/88

holder of land in Marston Field

TANNER, John

 

abt 1600

Frome, Raddenbury, Gigg's Grove

39/81

later holder, see Thomas GYE

TAVERNER, John

alias John HODGES

abt 1568

Frome, New Streat

49/86

 

TAYLOR, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

63/92d

holder of land in West Field

THATCHER, Clement

 

abt 1568

Frome

42/82d

house of, near Broadway furlong in Keyford field

THATCHER, Clement

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of the lands of [Mr Edward] TWYNOE presumably held of Great Keyford Manor, 48/85d, 62/92, 63/92d

TREHERNE, Anthony

 

abt 1568

Frome

63/92d

tenant of West Woodlands Manor in West Field

TREHERNE, Anthony

(?Junior)

abt 1600

Frome, Hungar Streat

53/88

later holder, see Anthony TREHERNE, and Thomas PHILLIPPS

TREW, Adam

 

abt 1568

Frome

33/78

his close of meadow in Critchill

TUDDERLY, Robert

 

1544

Frome, Waldike

26/74d

steward to Sir John THYNNE knight denused [devised?] property to William SUDDON, see John SUDDON

TWYNOW, Edward (i)

Mr

abt 1568

Frome

see note

Lord of the Manor of Great Keyford, his property at Feltham Bridge, 79/102, his Mansion House, 42/82d, rent payable to him, 66/94, 80/102d, his lands in North Field, 8/65d, 9/66, 14/68d, in West Field, 9/66, 10/66d, 12/67d, 14/68d, 15/69, land formerly his (sold to THYNNE), 42/82d, 48/85d, 62/92, 38/80d, 60/91 (Longleat)

TWYNOW, Edward (ii)

Mr

abt 1568

Frome

see note

for his tenants presumably holding of his Manor of Great Keyford, see Richard CORSLYE (died 1561) 49/86, Robert DENMEAD, 62/92, 63/92d, John FRYE, 48/85d, William SPICER, 29/76, Clement THATCHER, 48/85d, 62/92, 63/92d

UPTON, Richard

Esq.

abt 1568

Frome

see note

holder of lands in North Field and West Field, 10/66d, 13/68, 16/69d

VENNELL, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Frome, Tuckmarsh

30/76d

later holder, see Thomas GIGG

WARR, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Frome, Roke Lane

21/72

later holder, see Isabel COOKE

WAYLOND, William

 

abt 1600

Frome, St Andrewes

77/101

later holder, see Alice GENTELL

WAYLOND, William

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

tenant of West Woodlands Manor, 11/67, 49/86, 54/88d, 59/90d, 62/92

WEST, Richard

 

abt 1568

Frome

see note

Lord of the Manor of St Katherine's in Frome. Land in (East) Field, 16/69d. In North Field, 14/68d. In West Field, 9/66, 10/66d, 14/68d, 15/69, 79/102. His New Close in Critchill, 30/76d. Tenant of Frome (West Woodlands) Farm, 29/76, 57/90, 64/93. His sub-tenant - see Robert BURGES, 17/70 (in Above Town)

WHITE, William

 

abt 1600

Frome, Waldike

26/74d

later holder, see John STUDDON

WHITTOCKE, William

 

abt 1600

Frome, Stony Street

22/72d

later holder, see Richard WEST

WILLIAMS, George

 

abt 1600

Frome, Ham under Sandhill

34/78d

later holder, see Alice WILLIAMS

WINCHESTER

Marquess of

abt 1568

Frome

50/86d

land in the West Field, between Critchill Wood and Sharpshaw

WINTER, Walter

 

1538

Marston Bigot, Munckesham

4/63d

former holder, see Agnes GALLAMORE

WITHYE, Thomas

 

abt 1600

Frome, Tuckmarsh

31/77

later holder, see Joan PICKFATT

WOBORNE, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

14/68d, 66/94

tenant of West Woodlands Manor ' WOBORNE's yate poste' , 53/88

WYMPOY, John

 

abt 1568

Frome

14/68d

tenant of West Woodlands Manor