Birth: Before 1330 Downton, Wiltshire, UK
Father: Elias atte Crouche b1302-1349
Death: After 1345
1345 Downton, Wiltshire: John atte Crouche, son of Elias, paid 2/- to be able to dwell and serve outside the lord's liberty as long as it pleases the lord and come to the 2 law-days for the year and remain the lord's villein as before.
A villein was a feudal tenant entirely subject to a lord or manor to whom he paid dues and services in return for land.
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