CP.G.1555
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Reference:CP.G.1555
Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193


Court:Chancery
Case:Matrimonial (validity of marriage)
Details:7 Pieces; Has deposition; Has libel; Has sentence
Outcome:defendant won
Date: 21/8/1572 — 21/11/1572


People & Places
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Participant:Alice   Steel [Stele;  Steyle; Steill; Steele; Style ]
Role:plaintiff
Details:female; widow
Location:York, Holy Trinity (kings Court) (Yorkshire)
Place(s):York, Holy Trinity (Kings Court) (Sancte Trinitatis in Curia Regis) : ecclesiastical parish
York (Ebor) : city



Participant:Robert   Mell [Mell]
Role:defendant
Details:male; clerk
Employment:rector of York, All Saints (Peaseholme)
Location:York, All Saints (peaseholme) (Yorkshire)
Place(s):York, All Saints (Peaseholme) (Omnia Sanctorem in Peasehome) : ecclesiastical parish
York (Ebor) : city



Participant:William   Dunwich [Dunwiche]
Role:prosecution proctor
Details:male
Employment:Notary Public



Participant:John   Brocket [Broket]
Role:defence proctor
Details:male
Employment:Notary public



Participant:Jane   Sawhill [Sawhell;  Sawghell]
Role:witness
Details:female; 30; wife of Lancelot
Location:York, St Crux (Yorkshire)
Place(s):York, St Crux (Sancte Crucis) : ecclesiastical parish
York (Ebor) : city



Participant:Randulph   Catterall [Catherall]
Role:witness
Details:male; 26; LLB
Employment:advocate of the consistory court of York
Location:York (Ebor) : city



Participant:Margaret   Younger [Younger]
Role:witness
Details:female; 80; widow
Location:York, St Cuthbert (Yorkshire)
Place(s):York, St Cuthbert (Sancte Cutberti) : ecclesiastical parish
York (Ebor) : city



Participant:Richard   Murton [Murton]
Role:witness
Details:male; 60; clerk
Employment:rector of St Margaret with St Peter Le Willows
Location:York, St Margaret With St Peter Le Willows (Yorkshire)
Place(s):York, St Margaret with St Peter Le Willows (Sancte Margarete) : ecclesiastical parish



Participant:John   Richardson [Richardson]
Role:witness
Details:male; 36; clerk
Employment:vicar choral of York Minster
Location:York, St Margaret With St Peter Le Willows (Yorkshire)
Place(s):York, St Margaret with St Peter Le Willows (St Margarets) : ecclesiastical parish
York : city
York Minster (Ecclie Cathis) : undefined




Participant:Margery   Clarkson [Clerkson]
Role:witness
Details:female; 40; wife of William Clarkson, schoolmaster



Participant:Thomas   Simpson [Simpson]
Role:witness
Details:male; 50
Employment:goldsmith
Location:York (Ebor) : city



Participant:Alice   Girlington [Girlington]
Role:witness
Details:female; 18; singlewoman
Location:York (Ebor) : city



Associated Places
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Location:York : city
Place(s):YorkGoodramgate (Gotherom Gate) : street name
Location:York : city
Place(s):YorkThe Bedern (The Bederne, Bedderne) : undefined
Location:York : city
Place(s):YorkAldwark (Awdewark) : street name
Location:York : city
Place(s):YorkSt Saviourgate (St Saviors Gate) : street name
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