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Edward IV Oct 1472,Parliament Rolls

Parliament Rolls.Edward IV Oct 1472.Second Roll

Anne Neville declared Legally Dead

Parliament Rolls.Edward IV Oct 1472.Second Roll. 06 Jun 1474. Westminster. Exemplification at the request of Richard III King England 1452-1485 (21), of the tenour of an act (English) in the Parliament summoned at Westminster, 6 October, 12 Edward IV, and continued to 9 May, 14 Edward IV, ordaining that George York 1st Duke Clarence 1449-1478 (24), and Isabel Neville 1451-1476 (22) his wife and Richard Duke of Gloucester, and Anne Neville Queen Consort England 1456-1485 (17) his wife, daughters and heirs to Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471, late Earl of Warwick, and daughters and heirs apparent to Anne Beauchamp 16th Countess Warwick 1426-1492 (47), his wife should possess and enjoy as in the right of the said wives all possessions belonging to the said Countess as though she were naturally dead and that she should be barred and excluded therefrom, that they should make partition of the premises and the same partition should be good in law, that the said Dukes should enjoy for life all the possessions of their wives if they should outlive the latter, that the said George York 1st Duke Clarence 1449-1478 (24) and Isabel Neville 1451-1476 (22) should not make any alienation, grant, fine or recovery of any of the premises to the hurt of the said Richard III King England 1452-1485 (21) and Anne Neville Queen Consort England 1456-1485 (17) or the latter to the hurt of the former, that if the said Richard and Anne be divorced and afterwards married this Act should hold good, that if they be divorced and he do his effectual diligence to be married to her and during her life be not wedded to any other woman he should enjoy as much of the premises as should appertain to her during his life, and that notwithstanding the restraint of alienation or recovery above specified the lordship, manor and wappentake of Chesterfield and Scarvesdale with the appurtenances and all the lands and tenements in Chesterfield and Scarvesdale sometime of Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462, late Countess of Salisbury, might be given to the King and his heirs in exchange for other lands and tenements, which shall however be subject of this Act..