Keninghale Court Leet Roll

Scope and Content

Court Leet Roll of the Manor of Keninghale, 1521-1547, presumably Kenninghall, Norfolk.

Administrative / Biographical History

The court leet was a criminal court for the punishment of small offences, under the jurisdiction of the lord of the surrounding area. It was held twice a year under the presidency of the lord's steward, who was usually a professional lawyer.


1 volume

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Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 project.

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