John atte Cruch' de Walth'm (atte Crouch, Crouche, Crouych) (b1284)

Dates

Birth: Before 1284 Waltham St Lawrence, Berkshire, UK
Father: John atte Cruch' b1269
Mother: Unknown

Marriage: Unknown
Wife: Unknown

Death: 1314-1349

Children

Agnes atte Crouch b1299
John atte Crouche b1302
Simon atte Crouche (Crouch') b1319-a1344
Alexander atte Crouche b1328

Notes

Taken from entries in the Winchester Pipe Rolls from SN4086 Peasant Land Market in Southern England, 1260-1350:
1309 Waltham St Lawrence, Berkshire: John atte Cruch' de Walth'm, son of John, paid 2/- for the surrender of half an acre of of purpresture previous owned by Roger Abrah'm.
1314 Waltham St Lawrence, Berkshire: atte Crouych paid 2/- for marriage within as a father of the bride Agnes atte Crouch daughter of John.
1317 Waltham St Lawrence, Berkshire: Stephen atte Felde son of Henry paid 3/- for the surrender of half acre of purpresture in Walth'm previous owned by John atte Crouch' the Younger.
1344 Waltham St Lawrence, Berkshire: John atte Crouch' paid 18d for a plot 5 perches long and 2 and a half perches wide in Walth'm previously held by his kin Simon atte Crouch'.
1349 Waltham St Lawrence, Berkshire: John atte Crouche paid 4/- for a messuage and virgate of villein land in Walth'm previously held by his father John Crouch'.

Acre - this would be a customary acre which in Farnham Manor was about half a modern acre
Perch - 5.5 yards or 16.5 feet Purpresture - secondary quality land not subject to the obligations placed on bondland, and which therefore could be exchanged more freely.

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