De Controversia in Curia Militari Inter Ricardum Le Scrope Et Robertum Grosvenor Milites: Rege Ricardo Secundo, MCCCLXXXV-MCCCXC E Recordis in Turre Londinensi Asservatis, Volume 2

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Samuel Bentley, 1832 - Heraldry
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thanks for this Sir Thomas Morieux is a ancestor of mine and this was all I could find of him

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Page 162 - John, by the grace of God, king of Castile and " Leon, duke of Lancaster, to all them who shall " see or hear these our letters, greeting. Know ye, " we have ordained, constituted, and assigned to our " well-beloved the King of the Minstrels...
Page 101 - Ful worthy was he in his lordes werre, And therto hadde he riden, no man ferre, As wel in cristendom as in hethenesse, And evere honoured for his worthynesse. At Alisaundre he was whan it was wonne. Ful ofte tyme he hadde the bord bigonne Aboven alle nacions in Pruce; In Lettow hadde he reysed and in Ruce, No Cristen man so ofte of his degree.
Page 22 - I muche notyd in the hawle of Bolton, how chimeneys were conveyed by tunnells made on the syds of the walls betwyxt the lights in the hawle, and by this means, and by no covers, is the smoke of the harthe in the hawle wonder strangely conveyed.
Page 162 - And, moreover, we say and testify, that at the last expedition in France of our most dread lord and father, (on whom God have mercy,) a controversy arose concerning the said arms between Sir Richard le Scrope aforesaid, and one called Carminow of Cornwall, which Carminow challenged those arms of the said Sir Richard, the which dispute was referred to six knights, now, as I think, dead, who upon true evidence found the said Carminow to be descended of a lineage armed
Page 101 - Lettow hadde he reysed and in Ruce, No Cristen man so ofte of his degree. In Gernade at the seege eek hadde he be Of Algezir, and riden in Belmarye. At Lyeys was he and at Satalye, Whan they were wonne; and in the Crete See At many a noble armee hadde he be.
Page 162 - Grosvenor, in a controversy between them concerning the arms "azure a bend or," do verily testify, that at the time when we were armed in battles and other " journeys " in divers countries, we have seen and known that the said Sir Richard hath borne his arms
Page 147 - ... (Scrope's chapel in York Cathedral) " twenty-four poor men, clothed in white gowns and hoods, each of them having a new set of wooden beads, walking before it ; and I will that these poor men stand, sit, or kneel, in the aisle before the entrance to that chapel, saying their prayers, as well at the 3 Introd.
Page 400 - Also the citye of London, that is to me so dere and swete, in which I was forth growen ; and more kindely love have I to that place than to any other in yerth, as every kindely creture hath full appetite to that place of his kindely engendrure, and to wilne reste and pece in that stede to abide.
Page 48 - CCC quadragesimo nono, condo testamentum meum in hunc modum. In primis lego animam meam Deo Omnipotenti, Beate Marie, et omnibus sanctis, et corpus meum ad sepeliendum in ecclesiam Sancti Martini juxta Ludgate dicte civitatis.
Page 401 - November 1372, described now as one of the king's esquires, he ' was joined in a commission with James Pronam and John de Mari, citizens of Genoa, to treat with the duke, citizens, and merchants of Genoa for the purpose of choosing some port in England where the Genoese might form a commercial establishment

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