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Cum mota esset petitio ac dissentio inter Johannam [etc.]

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: MS C150


This collection consists of a single legal document, an agreement whereby the lands of Sir Roger Lasceles are divided amongst his four daughters: Joan, wife of Thomas de Coiwen; Avis, wife of Robert le Conestable; Maud, wife of Robert de Tilliol; and Theophania, wife of Ralph son of Ranulph.


  • Creation: 1301 - 1302

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1 volume : 1 folio. Indented for three other parts. The material is parchment. ; 11.1 x 19.4 cm.

Language of Materials


Scope and Contents

Date: die mercuria propria post festum ativita- tis Sancti Johannis Baptiste anno r.r. Edwardi 30th [1301/02].

Reference: Victoria County History Yorkshire Northriding, article on Scruton.

Remarks: summary on verso incorrect, wrong names and wrong date, three seals (perhaps those of Joan, Robert de Tilliol and Robert le Constable) appended, attached by double parchment strips through single fold at bottom of document.

Physical Location

MS C150

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Maggs, May 24, 1954

Guide to the Sir Roger Lasceles Legal Document Collection
Cum mota esset petitio ac dissentio inter Johannam [etc.]
Finding aid prepared by Jason, August 11, 1961. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2005.
Description rules
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Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
Preferred citation
Sir Roger Lasceles legal document, Department of Special Collections, MS C150, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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