Translation from Assize and Quo Warranto Rolls. Presentments by the jurors of the wapentake of Holderness

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Killing of William the scrivener of Meaux by Ralph de Burgh tailor of Beverley, in going towards Meaux, Nicholas Furmage and Geoffrey le Lunge of Badewete being present; townships of Waw(n)e, Rue (Routh), Riston and Beningholm presented for not coming to the Inquisition. Wards of the King (Geoffrey Bergond; John son of John de Danthorp; Alice, widow of Geoffrey Berchouth and of Walter atte Sea; Katherine widow of John de Danthorp). Churches of Skippwith (Skipsea), Kayngham and Esington should be in hands of the King (but Adam de Stratton holds Skippese, worth 50 marks; John de Hengham holds Kayngham of Isabella de Fortibus who holds it in dower, worth 40 marks; Master Roger Marmyon holds Esington, worth £40). Wapentake in hands of the King. Wreck of the sea

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Part of an original bundle, U DHO/16/1-109. As U DHO/16/59.