Laurence Allerthorp (Allerthorpe); William Gascoigne; Robert Waterton; John West.
Allerthorp (Allerthorpe); Gascoigne; West, Laurence; William; Robert; Waterton; John
Lords spiritual and temporal in parliament.
Nature of request:
The petitioners state that John Cokayn, knight, of Derbyshire, has expelled them by force from their manor of Baddesley Ensor in Warwickshire, and is threatening their tenants with beating and ill-treatment, if they do not attorn to him. They request a remedy.
Nature of endorsement:
A writ is to be sent to the afore-mentioned John Cokayn, to appear before the king and his council in parliament at the octave of Trinity next, on pain of a certain penalty to be decided.
Baddesley Ensor, Warwickshire; Derbyshire.
Richard Gascoigne; Robert Redyngton; John Cokayn, knight.
The writ issued as a result of this petition (see Rot. Parl. vol. III, p. 561) is dated at Westminster, 28 May, 7 Henry IV (1406). This petition must have been presented to the parliament of March 1406.
For another petition possibly by the same Allerthorpe, see SC 8/222/11088
For another petition possibly by the same Allerthorpe, see SC 8/215/10717
For another petition possibly by the same Allerthorpe, see SC 8/189/9422
For a writ summoning John Cokayn to appear before the king and council, formerly attached to this petition, see C 49/13/11