CP.I.565
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Reference:CP.I.565
Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193


Court:Consistory
Case:Defamation (character/ parentage)
Details:6 Pieces; Has deposition; Has libel; No sentence
Outcome:
Date: 1715 — 1715


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Participant:William  Lowther [Lowther]
Role:plaintiff
Details:male; Baronett



Participant:John  Murgatroyd [Murgatroyde]
Role:defendant
Details:male; Gentleman
Location:Dewsbury (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Dewsbury (Dewsbury) : ecclesiastical parish



Participant:William  Crompton [Crompton]
Role:witness
Details:male; 60
Employment:Paper maker
Location:Sherburn In Elmet (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Newthorpe (Newthrop) : undefined



Participant:John  Hardy [Hardy]
Role:witness
Details:male; 33
Employment:Farmer
Location:Swillington (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Swillington (Swillington) : undefined



Participant:Henry  Becket [Beckett]
Role:witness
Details:male; 20
Employment:Farmer
Location:Swillington (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Swillington (Swillington) : ecclesiastical parish



Participant:James  Cook [Cooke]
Role:witness
Details:male; 56
Employment:Mill wright
Location:Rothwell (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Woodlesford (Woodlestock) : township



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