STAC co Durham

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County Durham

NOTA BENE - These case names are approximate and very likely to be changed.

B Bill of Complaint Dr Demurrer A Answer Rn Replication Rr Rejoinder C Commission I Interrogatories D Deposition



Bowes v Pearson

  • STAC 5/B4/2 - B A C I D - 33 Eliz - Durham - Wiliiam Bowes v Clement Pearson, Thomas Stokell, Thomas Stoker, Henry Blackett et al
    • Killing of the Queen's deer from Teasdale Forest which had escaped due to excessive falls of snow in Nov & Dec 31 & 32 Eliz.
    • Examinations of Thomas Younge of Witton upon Weire [Wear], bailiff of Witton & Hamsterley, Thomas Stokell of Witton upon Weare & Edward Blackett of Hoppilande, all Co Durham.(dk)
    • see also STAC Bowes

Brandling v Allison

  • STAC 5/B84/13 - B Dr - 25 Eliz - Durham - Robert Branling v John Allison, Arthur Trotter, John Trotter
    • Robert Brandelynge of Newcastle upon Tyne, merchant, guardian or tutor to Mathewe Wrighte son & heir of John Wright late of Newcastle upon Tyne, merchant. Possession of closes in Hunwicke, Co Durham & copies of court roll. Bill of complt at Council of the North v John Wastell of Hunwicke.(dk)
    • see also STAC Brandling

Brandling v Brandling

  • STAC 5/B42/1 - B A C - 45 Eliz - Durham - Richard Brandlinge, Hugh Bird, Henry Brandling v Robert Brandlinge, Robert Maultkey, Anthony Felton et al
    • Richard Brandlinge of Wardley, Co Durham, Henry Brandlinge son & heir of the said Richard & Hugh Byrde of the said town & county. Lease of the Manor of Wardley & tithes of corn & grain.(dk)
    • see also STAC Brandling

Brandling v Dent

  • STAC 5/B9/2 - B A Rn C I D - 41 & 42 Eliz - Durham - Robert Brandling v Robert Brandling, George Dent
    • Robert Brandlinge of Felling, Co Durham. Forgery of conveyance. Title to lands in Durham, Northumberland & Newcastle. Mention of manors of Felling & Dinsdale, Co Durham, and other places in Co Durham, Yorkshire and Northumberland.(dk)
    • Deponent: George Dent of Newcastle upon Tyne gentleman aged 63? (dk)
  • STAC 5/B8/8 - B - 41 Eliz - Durham - Robert Brandling v Robert Brandling, George Dent, Christopher Place
    • Robert Brandling (grandson of a younger brother of Sir Robert Brandling) v Henry Brandling (another younger brother of Sir Robert), Robte Brandling (son of the said Henry), George Dent of Newcastle & Christopher Place. Title to manors of Felling & Dinsdale, Co Durham & other messuages in Co Durham & Yorks. Forged Deed.(dk)
  • STAC 5/B15/18 - I D - 43 Eliz - Durham - Robert Brandling v Robert Brandling, George Dent et al
  • STAC 5/B15/35 - I - 44 Eliz - Durham - Robert Brandling v Robert Brandling, George Dent et al
  • STAC 5/B72/18 - I D - 44 Eliz - Durham - Robert Brandling v George Dent et al
  • STAC 5/B2/21 - D - 44 Eliz - Durham - Robert Brandlinge v Robert Brandlinge, George Dent et al
  • STAC 5/B71/38 - I D - 31 Eliz - Durham - Robert Brandling v Robert Brandelinge
  • STAC 5/B97/21 - I D - 41 Eliz - Durham - Robert Brandling v Christopher Place et al
  • STAC 5/B67/29 - Rr - 42 Eliz - Durham - Robert Brandelinge v Christopher Place


Constable v Whittington

Cragg v Marley

  • STAC 5/C14/38 - B A - 33 Eliz - Durham - John Cragge v Henry Marley, Ralph Neville et al. STAC 5/C14/38
    • Bill, dated 7 June 33 Eliz, of John Cragges of Landen [?Langdon] co Durham. Answer, dated 24 June 33 Eliz, of Henry Marley one of the defts John Cragges complt.
    • Dean and Chapter of Durham were seized of a messuage called Landen in the parish of Wolsingham co Durham.
  • STAC 5/C28/7 - I D - 34 Eliz - Durham - John Craggs v Henry Marley. STAC 5/C14/38



Eure v Webster

  • STAC 7/2/25 - - - Durham - Ewre v Thomas Webster
    • TNA Notes: False return to a writ of capias utlagatum. Thomas Webster, under sheriff of Durham
    • see also STAC Ewer


Frevyll v Lambert

  • STAC 5/F22/6 - I D - 31 Eliz - Durham - George Frevyll v Clement Lambert, Thomas Prowde et al
    • Interrs refer to a parcel of ground called the Hall Garthe (no county). Defts Clement Lambert of Bishop Mydlam, Co Dur, & Thomas Prowde servant to Clement Lambert.(dk)
  • STAC 5/F5/33 - I D C - 31 Eliz - Durham - George Frevell v Clement Lambert
  • STAC 5/F1/37 - Rn - 31 Eliz - Durham - George Frewyll, Clement Lambert, Thomas Prowde
  • STAC 7/2/38 - - - Durham - George Frevile, v Clement Lamberte, Thomas Prowde, Thomas Danyngson, Thomas Manne, Robert Laydsman
    • TNA Notes: Bishop's Middleham: Forcible entries and damage. Answer and replication missing at transfer - STAC 7/2/38
    • see also STAC Frevill


Gray v Barnes

  • STAC 5/G3/29 - B A Rn C I D - 42 Eliz - Durham - Thomas Gray v John Barnes
    • Bill - Thomas Grey yeoman, of Marwood Park in the bishopric of Duresme . . . John Barnes gentleman, a clerk of the court of Chancery in the County Palantine of Durham . . . something about a forged recognizance
  • STAC 5/G43/25 - I D - 43 Eliz - Durham - Thomas Graye v John Bannes

Grenewell v Blacket

  • STAC 5/G18/19 - B A - 35 Eliz - Durham - John Grenewell v Nicholas Blacket, George Birde
    • John Grenewell of the Town & County of Newcastle upon Tyne. Purchase of messuages at Ravensworth & Kiblesworth, Co Durham from Percival Harbottle. Breaking and entering the premises following the sale, claiming to have a warrant.(dk)
    • Transcription STAC 5/G18/19
  • STAC 5/G15/17 - I - 35 Eliz - Durham - John Grenewell v Percival Harbotle et al












Selby v Forster

  • STAC 5/S6/5 - B - 32 Eliz - Durham - William Selby v Nicholas Foarster, Cuthbert Foarster, George Foarster, John Sakekeyld, John Ramsay et al
    • William Selby of Twyssell in the Co. Palatine of Durham (now Northumberland) v Sir John Foarster, Nicholas Foarster, Cuttbert Foarster, George Foarster, John Sa..kyeld, John Ramsey, [missing], John Rotherfourth, James Foarster, Raphe Foarster, Henry Rotherfourth, George Rotherfourth his son, John Patenson als Paterson, Martyn Patenson als [missing], Rychard Patenson als Paterson, George Patenson als Peterson, John Skewer, Thomas Skewer, Stephen Wady als Wawdy, James Wady als [missing], Lancelot Dixon and Samuel Garland. Disturbance preventing commisioners from the Court of Exchequer from delivering the complt into possession of the tithe corn of Midleton Hall, Northumberland. Damaged.(dk)
    • see also STAC Selby

Selby v Revely

  • STAC 5/S81/2 - B - 43 Eliz - Durham - William Selby v George Revely, Henry Stele et al
    • William Selby, gent, Porter of the Town of Berwick upon Tweed. Farm called Emont Hills, Tweedmouth, Co Palatine of Durham (now Northumberland).(dk)
    • see also STAC Selby

Smith v Simpson

  • STAC 5/S6/7 - B - 38 Eliz - Durham - Henry Smith v Thomas Sympson
    • Henrie Smithe of the City of Durham. Lease from the Bishop of Durham and sinking of coal mines in Grewborne adjoining the river Gawneles to the south, and Softlie to the north, in Co Durham. (dk)
    • Transcription STAC 5/S6/7
    • see also STAC Smith, F-H

Swynborne v Percy

  • STAC 5/S1/35 - B A - 10 Eliz - Durham - John Swynbourne v Sir Henry Percy, William Shaftoe, Robert Harbottle Jr, Robert Greenvelle, John Habottle et al
    • John Swynbourne of Chapwell [?Chopwell], Co. Palatine of Durham. Answer of Sir Henry Percy.(dk)
    • Transcription STAC 5/S1/35
    • see also STAC Swynborne