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The Judges of England: With Sketches of Their Lives, and Miscellaneous ...
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15 John 18 Henry Abbot acted afterwards appears appointed Archdeacon assizes August barons became bench Bishop brother called castle chancellor character charter church Claus continued counties court custody daughter death died doubt Dugdale Dugdale's Baronage Dugdale's Chron duties Earl Edward England entry evidently Excerpt Exchequer father favour fine five former four Geoffrey given grant hands heir held Henry III Hubert Hugh Ibid issue Itin John judges July June justices itinerant keeper Kent king King John king's lands latter levied Lincoln London Madox's Exch manor married mentioned Neville Norfolk noticed obtained occurs October ordered paid payment period person Peter pleas possessions present probably Ralph received record Regis reign restored Richard Robert Roger roll royal seal seems sent Series Sheriff Simon soon Stephen de Segrave succeeded taken Thomas various Walter Westminster wife William York
Page 5 - Communia placita non sequantur curiam nostram, sed teneantur in aliquo certo loco.
Page 242 - No, Sir," replied Roger Bigod, " but by your partiality to foreigners, and your own prodigality, the realm is involved in misery Wherefore we demand that the powers of government be delegated to a committee of barons and prelates, who may correct abuses, and enact salutary laws.
Page 5 - We, or, if we should be out of the realm, our chief justiciary, shall send two justiciaries through every county four times a year, who, with four knights, chosen out of every shire by the people, shall hold the said assizes, in the county, on the day, and at the place appointed.
Page 5 - Nos vel si extra regnum fuerimus capitalis justiciarius noster mittemus duos justiciarios per unumquemque comitatum per quatuor vices in anno qui cum quatuor militibus cujuslibet comitatus electis per comitatum capiant in comitatu et in die et loco comitatus assisas predictas...
Page 5 - ... per unumquemque comitatum per quatuor vices in anno, qui, cum quatuor militibus cujuslibet comitatus electis per comitatum, capiant in comitatu et in die et loco comitatus assisas praedictas.
Page 442 - This is the only time in which he appears in a judicial position ; and he held it then no doubt in his character of Constable of the Tower, where the sittings were to take place. He was Earl of Warwick for life only, in right of Margery, his second wife, the sister and heir of Thomas de Newburgh, the last earl.
Page 16 - ... another entry on them in the same year, subsequently noticed, relative to Ralph de Neville. His lordship does not again mention Richard de Marisco during John's reign: he adds, however, that there is "no farther entry in the records on the subject [of the great seal] 1 Rot.
Page 394 - The munificence of his expenditure may be judged from the stately dinner he gave in 1256 at his house in Tothill Fields, when he entertained the Kings and Queens of England and Scotland, Prince Edward, and the nobles and prelates of the kingdom. It is recorded that his guests were so numerous that he was compelled to erect tents for their reception, and that seven hundred dishes were scarcely sufficient ! for the first course.
Page 4 - ROLLS record the sums of money issued out of any of the royal treasuries by way of imprest, advance, or accommodation ; and which are afterwards to be accounted for. Only five of these rolls remain ; those of 7, 12, 14, 15, and 16 John. That of 12 John has been published ; and it and the Misa? roll of 1 1 John are peculiarly valuable, as they are the only Chancery records of those years which now exist.