Item 8 - Remise & Quitclaim: parish of St Giles, Cambridge

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GB 1859 SJLM/8/2/3/8


Remise & Quitclaim: parish of St Giles, Cambridge


  • 1516-1517 (Creation)

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1 item, parchment

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Remise and quitclaim [undated] by the Master and Fellows of Christ's College, Cambridge, to Thomas Thomson, clerk, and rector of Wellwyn, Hertfordshire, of all their rights in lands etc in the parishes St Giles, Cambridge and of Coton which were formerly Richard [Foxe], Bishop of Winchester's, Thomas [Ruthall] Bishop of Durham's, John [Fisher], Bishop of Rochester's and John Cutte's ,knight, and which Thomas had of their gift. And the Master and Fellows will guarantee the lands against John [Islip], Abbot of Westminter and his successors.

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  • Latin

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Fragment of Christ's College seal

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  • Box: 192/COLLEGE