The Old Halls, Manors and Families of Derbyshire, Volume 1

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Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent, 1892 - Architecture, Domestic
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Page 72 - No free man shall be taken, or imprisoned, or disseised, or outlawed, or exiled, or in any way destroyed, nor will we go upon him, nor will we send against him, except by the lawful judgment of his peers or by the law of the land.
Page 72 - No freeman shall be taken, or imprisoned, or disseized, or outlawed, or exiled, or in any way harmed — nor will we go upon or send upon him — save by the lawful judgment of his peers or by the law of the land.
Page 79 - While we wrangle here in the dark, we are dying, and passing to the world that will decide all our controversies, and the safest passage thither is by peaceable holiness.
Page 159 - Who is on my side? who?" And there looked out to him two or three eunuchs. And he said, "Throw her down." So they threw her down: and some of her blood was sprinkled on the wall, and on the horses : and he trode her under foot.
Page 178 - ... be from henceforth charged nor grieved to make common aid, or to sustain charge, if it be not by the common assent of the prelates, earls, barons, and other great men, and commons of our said realm of England, and that in the parliament...
Page 203 - The frequent reference in courts of law to the latter pleadings, in modern times, afford a strong proof of their great importance and utility ; as not only the boundaries of many free chases, free warrens, and fisheries, and the allowance in Eyre of various franchises and liberties, but many royal charters, as well to ecclesiastical as to lay corporations, not to be elsewhere found on record, are very frequently set out at large therein ; the descents of manors, advowsons, &c.
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Page 186 - ... forth against him for debt, who yet for recusancy was never indebted. Padley may be doubted much to be a house of evil resort, and therefore, my Lord, there will be no good redress there (in our simple opinions) in those matters, unless that some may be resident there that will be comformable ; and some preacher placed amongst us, here in the Peake, to teach the people better.

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