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Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 12 Mar 1461. Westminster. Commission to the king's kinsman Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (33), to receive deserters from the party of Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (39) and to cause proclamations to be made to the effect, and to seize the possessions of all recusants. By Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) by word of mouth.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 18 Mar 1461. Westminster. Grant, during the King's pleasure, to the King's kinsman Henry Bourchier 2nd Count Eu, 1st Earl Essex 1404-1483 (57), of the office of Lord High Treasurer in the same manner as Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford 1378-1449, knight, late treasurer.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 21 Mar 1461. Westminster. Protection for two years for Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (44), knight, going beyond the seas, and his men, and possessions..

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 29 Apr 1461. Durham. Grant to Cicely Stourton, late wife of Thomas Kyriell 1396-1461, knight, and executrix of his will, during the minority of Giles the son and heir of William Daubeney 1424-1460 late of South Petherton, co Somerset, esquire, deceased, of all the possessions of the latter, with the custody and marriage of the heir, saving to Alice Stourton 1432-1491 the late wife of the said William her reaonSable dower. If the heir dire during the minority she hsall have the same during the minority of the next heir, and so on. By p.s.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 02 May 1461. Westminster.The like (Grant for life) to the Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (19) kinsman John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (30), knight, from Easter last, of the king's mines in Decon and Cornwall in which gold and silver can be found or worked for, at a rent of 110l yearly, as the king's father used to pay, with power of demise the same for 10, 15 or 20 years, provided that after his death the holders pay a tithe of the pure silver or lead to the king or his farmer.By p.s.

After 21 Apr 1509 Thomas Wriothesley Garter King of Arms -1534 made a drawing of the death of Henry VII (he wasn't present). The drawing shows those present and in some cases provides their arms by which they can be identified. From top left clockwise:

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 04 May 1461. Westminster.Grant for life to the Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (19) kinsman George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (29), bishop of Exeter, from Easter last of the custody of the king's manor manor or lordship of Chiltern Langley, with mills, rents, vert and other profits, excepting 250 rabbits yearly for the king's hosehold, at a yearly rent of 50 marks 20d as formerly and 6s 8d besides; with acquittance of repairs and alloanc for any annuity granted out of the manor.By Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (19).

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 07 May 1461. Middleham Castle, Middleham.Grant for life to the king's kinsman Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (33), earl of Warwick, of the office of Constable Dover Castle, and al rents and services called 'castelwarde', and herbage and advowsons pertaining to the same, and the Warden of the Cinque Ports and all forfeitures, 'shares', wreck of sea and other profits; and also 300l yearly for the sustenances of himself and priests, servants, watchmen, and other officers there, in the same manner as Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447, late Duke of Gloucester, viz 146l frin the wards pertaining to the castle and 154l from the fee farm of the town of Southampton. By other latters patent.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 07 May 1461. Middleham Castle, Middleham.The like (Grant for life) to the said Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (33) of the offices of Steward of the Manor aka Lordship of Feckenham of the manor or lordship of Feckenham, co Worcester, and Master Forester and Rider of the Fekckenham Forest of the Feckenham Forest with the custody of the king's park of Fekenham and the stank there, with the accustomed fees. By other latters patent.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 07 May 1461. Middleham Castle, Middleham.The like (Grant for life) to the said Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (33) of the office of Master of the King's Mews and Falcons and a messuage called The News House, Charing Cross at Charryng by Westminster, co Middlesex, with all houses and other profits pertaining to the same, in the same manner as John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford 1389-1435, deceased; and appointment of him to take th eking's right prises of falcons, goshawks, sakers, sakrets, lanners, lannerets and ger-falcons sold within the realm, paying the accustomed price viz 20s for each tercel of goshawk, saker, lanner or lanneret. By other latters patent.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 07 May 1461. Middleham Castle, Middleham.Appointment for life of the said Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (33) as Lord Great Chamberlain, with the accustomed fees. By other latters patent.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 07 May 1461. Middleham Castle, Middleham.Grant to the Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (19) kinsman Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (33), of the custody of all lordships, manors and lands with knight's fees and advowsons held by the king's uncle George Neville 1st Baron Latimer Snape 1407-1469 (54), knight, lord Latymer, within the county of York or elsewhere, during the idiotcy of the latter, even though no inquisition has been taken.By other letters patent.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 08 May 1461. York.Grant for life to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1423-1469 (38), knight, of the offices of office of Chief Justice of South Wales and Chamberlain of South Wales of South Wales, steward of the commontes in the counties of Steward of the Comotes of Carmarthenshire and Steward of the Comotes of Cardiganshire, and chief forester in those counties (Chief Forester Carmarthenshire,Cardignshire).

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 08 May 1461. York.Commission to John Harrington 1414-1481 (47), esquire, John Kyrton, Thomas Banke and William Boleyn to arrest Thomas CLaymond, esquire, Robert Heryng, 'sowter' and John Hedale, carpenter, and bring them before the Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (19) in Chancery.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. On 05 Jun 1461. Westminster. Grant for life to Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (43), of the custody of the lordship, manor and park of Langle by Maidstone, rendering 5 marks yearly.By Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (19).

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. On 10 Jun 1461. Westminster. Ratification for life of the estate of Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells 1420-1491 (41), king's clerk as Deacon St Martin's Le Grand of the king's free chapel of St Martin's Le Grand, London, Archdeacon Colchester in the cathedral of London and of Archdeacon Taunton in the cathedral of Wells, Prebendary of Watwang in the cathedral of York, Marther (possibly typo since 'Martha' unknown) in the cathedral of St Davids and the prebend which John Luca lately had in the king's free chapel of St Stephen within his palace of Wesminster, and person of the church of Aysshebury, in the diocese of Salisbury.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 21 Jul 1461. Westminster. The like to John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (36), king's knight, the office of the Constable Norwich Castle and custody of Norwich Castle from Exeter lats, with the fees as in the times of Edward III and Richard II from the issues of the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 25 Jul 1461. Westminster. Exemption for life of Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor 1406-1463 (55), alderman of London, for his good service to the king's father, from being put on assizes, juries, inquisitions, attaints or recognisances and dfrom being made trier of them, taxer, collector, or assesor of customs, taxes, tallages, fifteenths, tenths or other subsidies, knight, major, sheriff, escheator, commissioner, constable, sheriff, bailiff or other officer or minister of the king against his will.By p.s.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 28 Jul 1461. Westminster. Appointment, during good behaviour, of John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (36), knight, as one of the king's Carver, receiving 40lyearly, viz 20l from the far of the town of Ipswich, co Suffolk, ad 20l from the issues of the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk.By p.s.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 26 Nov 1461. Westminster. The like (Grant for life) to Margaret Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1410-1482 (51), of 166l 13s 4d yearly from Michaelmas, 39 Henry VI, from the king's petty custom in the port of London and the same at the same at the receipt of the Exchequer, in lieu of a grant and confirmation to her of the same sums in pdwer by latters atent dated 9 July, surrendered. By Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (19).

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 02 Dec 1461. Westminster. Grant for life to the Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (19) kinsman John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (34), of the office of the Constable Tower of London, with the accustomed fees.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 03 Dec 1461. Westminster. Appointment of the Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (19) kinsman Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (33), to execute the office of Lord High Steward at the trial of Henry VI and other rebels who murdered the King's father Richard, duke of York, at Wakefield.

Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461. 12 Dec 1461. Westminster. Grant for life to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469 (56), lord of Ryvers, of the office of Chief Rider of the King's Forest of Selcey Forest of the king's Selcey Forest. co Northampton, with all trees and profits, viz dry trees, dead trees, blown down, old hedges or copice-hedges, boughs fallen without date, cahettels, waifs, strays, pannage of swine, 'derefall wode', 'draenes' brushwood and brambles, [erquisites of courts, swainmote and other issues within the forest, from the time when he had he same by letters patent of Henry VI.

Around 1574 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (34). Portrait of Charles Somerset 1587-1665. Armorial top left quarterly 1&4 Beaufort Arms with a yellow band top and bottom 2 Unknown Arms 3 Woodville Arms his great x 4 grandfather Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469.