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Bysouth ~ First Generation
Name supplied by E.Woods on Genes Reunited.
Believed born c1510.
FROM WHOM FRED SHADE IS DESCENDED.
|1.||William BESOWTHE born c1530 at Reed, Hertfordshire, England|
document regarding one William Bysowthe or Bysoth of
Stedham in Hertfordshire (presumably present-day Studham)
has been provided with translation by David Bethell
(2015) dated Hilary 1558 reads as follows. Studham and
Flamstead, Hertfordshire are approximately 6 miles apart,
and are about 40 miles from Royston. At present nothing
else is known of this William Bysowthe.
Source: Public Record Office: CP 40/1177
Title: Common Pleas Hilary 1 Elizabeth
Plita apud Westmr coram Anthonio Broune et Socijs suis Justic dne Regine D Banco D Termino sci Hillarij Anno regni dne Elizabeth dei gra Anglie Francie & Hibnie Regine fidei defensoris &c Primo
Pleas at Westminster before Anthony Broune and his fellows, justices of the lady queen de Banco, for Hilary term in the 1st year of the reign of lady Elizabeth by the grace of God queen of England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c.
Robtus Aprece genrosus filius & heres apparens Willmi Aprece alias dcus Robtus Aprece genrosus p attorn suu op se quarto Die vrsus Thomam Payne nup de Flamsted in Com prdco Husbondman alias dcm Thomam Payne de Flamsted in Com Hertf Husbondman & vrsus Johem Resen nup de Flamsted in Com prdco Husbondman alias dcm Johem Recen de eadem villa & Com Husbondman & vrsus Johem Payce nup de Flamsted in Com prdco Husbondman alias dcm Johem Payce de Flamsted in Com Hertf Husbondman & vrsus Willm Bysowthe nup de Stedham in Com prdco Husbondman alias dictu Willm Bysoth de Stedham in Com prdco Husbondman De plito qd prdcus Thomas Payne reddat ei quadraginta libr & qd prdcus Johes Resen redd ei quadraginta libr Et qd prdcus Johes Payse redd ei triginta libr & qd prdcus Willms Bysowth redd ei trigint libr quas ei debent & iniuste detinet &c Et ipi non ven Et prec fuit vic qd Sum eos Et vic modo Mand qd nichil hent Io capiantr qd sint hic a Die Pasch in xv Dies [9 April 1559] &c
Robert Aprece gentleman, son and heir apparent of William Aprece, otherwise called Robert Aprece gentleman, appeared by his attorney for a fourth day against Thomas Payne late of Flamsted in the county aforesaid husbondman otherwise called Thomas Payne of Flamsted in county Hertford husbondman, and against John Resen late of Flamsted in the county aforesaid husbondman otherwise called John Recen of the same vill and county husbondman, and against John Payce late of Flamsted in the county aforesaid husbondman otherwise called John Payce of Flamsted in county Hertford husbondman and against William Bysowthe late of Stedham in the county aforesaid husbondman otherwise called William Bysoth of Stedham in the county aforesaid husbondman, in a plea that the aforesaid Thomas Payne render him £40, and that the aforesaid John Resen render him £40, and that the aforesaid John Payse render him £30, and that the aforesaid William Bysowth render him £30; which they owe him and unjustly withhold &c. And (the defendants) have not come; and it had been ordered the sheriff to summon them; and the sheriff now reports that they have nothing (in his bailiwick in lands or chattels whereby they might be attached) &c. Therefore let them be taken, to be here on the quindene of Easter &c.
Bysowthe late of Stedham in the county aforesaid husbondman otherwise called William Bysoth of Stedham
Last modified 7 Mar 2015