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  • * Victoria County History *

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    Houses of Benedictine monks Priory of Monk Bretton

    Monk Bretton as a cell of their house, and the Prior of Pontefract had claimed a right to the appointment of the Prior of Monk Bretton , which Monk Bretton had refused. As a consequence the sub-prior of Monk Bretton

    Houses of Cluniac monks Priory of Pontefract

    the order of Cluny by Monk Bretton in 1280 , and its subsequent continuance as a Benedictine Priory till the Dissolution. The subject is dealt with more at length in this account of Monk Bretton . Copies of a great

    Houses of the Gilbertine order The priory of Bullington

    Walter, occurs 1261 34 Gilbert, 1308 35 Robert Hotun, 1402 36 Henry, 1452 37 Thomas Ingilby, occurs 1522 38 Richard Bretton , 1529, 39 1535, and 1538 40 Prioress of Bullington Mary Sutton , occurs 1538 41 There are several

    Houses of Austin canons Priory of Berden

    the church by a removable chaplain. In 1317 they had licence 7 to acquire rent in Shoebury, Great Stambridge and Bretton from Walram de Rocheford; in return for which they agreed 8 to find a canon to celebrate divine service

    Townships Bedford

    Hopecarr, 30 acres of land, meadow and pasture, in Bedford and Pennington , a free fishery in the water of Bretton , and 5 s . free rent in Bedford ; Pat. R. 6 Chas. I, pt. xii, 15 July

  • * Cause Papers in the Diocesan Courts of the Archbishopric of York, 1300-1858 *

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    TRANS.CP.1666/7 Reference:TRANS.CP.1666/7 Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193 Court:Consistory Case:Appeals (violation of church rights / tithe) Details:1 Pieces; Has deposition; No libel; No sentence Outcome: Date: 1666 - 12/9/1666 People & Places Participant: JohnMaddock [Maddockes] Role: appellant Details: male Location: Dodleston


    Place(s): Monk Bretton (Monck Bretton) : undefined Participant: Thomas Rhodes [Rhoades; Rhodes] Role: witness Details: male; 50; husbandman Location: Royston (YorkshireWestRiding) Place(s): Monk Bretton (Monckbretton) : undefined Location: Royston (YorkshireWestRiding) Place(s): Monk Bretton (Monck Bretton, Munckbretton, Monckbretton, Bretton) : township


    Robinson [Robinson] Role: plaintiff Details: female; Wife of Richard Robinson, Farmer; Executor of Samuel Mitchel Location: Silkstone (YorkshireWestRiding) Place(s): Bretton Park (Bretton) : undefined Participant: Samuel Mitchel [Mitchell] Role: undefined Details: male; Son of George Mitchell; [Disputed] Executor of George


    CP.H.5564 Reference:CP.H.5564 Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193 Court:undefined Case:Appeals (Testamentary) Details:17 Pieces; Has deposition; Has libel; No sentence Outcome: Date: 6/6/1669 - 6/4/1670 People & Places Participant: William Ravenscroft [Ravenscroft] Role: testator Details: male; gentleman, deceased Location: Chester (Cestria, Cestren,


    defence proctor Details: male Employment: Notary Public Participant: Nicholas Wildsmith [Wildsmith] Role: witness Details: male; 40 Employment: mason Location: Bretton(Bretton) : undefined Cannot identify Participant: Robert Wade [Wade] Role: witness Details: male; 38 Employment: mason Location: Silkstone (YorkshireWestRiding) Place(s):

  • * The History of Parliament *

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    WENTWORTH, Sir William, 4th Bt. (1686-1763), of Bretton, Yorks.

    4th Bt. (1686-1763), of Bretton, Yorks. Constituency Dates Malton 19 May 1731 211741 Biography Wentworth, who was returned by his kinsman, Lord Malton (Thomas Watson Wentworth), voted with the Government till 1737, when he was asked on behalf of the

    RAVENSCROFT, George (d. by 1592), of Bretton and Hawarden, Flints.

    by 1592), of Bretton and Hawarden, Flints. Constituency Dates Flintshire 1563 Ofifces Held J.p.q. Flints. 1564, sheriff 1578-9. Biography The Ravenscrofts were an ancient Cheshire family who acquired, about 1440, a Flintshire estate through the marriage of this MP’s great-great-grandfather

    HOPE, John (d.c.1599), of Broughton Hall, Hawarden, Flints.

    Puleston II represented the county in 1589 and became one of its dominant figures. Hope himself married Maud Ravenscroft of Bretton, whose mother was a Grosvenor of Eaton, Cheshire, whose brother George Ravenscroft had represented Flintshire in 1563, and whose

    RAVENSCROFT, Thomas (c.1671-98), of Broadlane, Hawarden, Flints.

    gives a bias to your actions; they all aim at virtue’.[footnote]The Flintshire branch of the Ravenscrofts had been seated at Bretton, near Hawarden, since the mid-15th century, moving to Broadlane in the same parish during the mid-17th century. The Member’s

    PULESTON, Roger I (bef.1542-87), of Emral, Worthenbury, Flints.

    year’s wages. Despite his sojourn in London, Puleston’s executors were predominantly Welsh: Thomas Mostyn, of Mostyn, Flintshire, George Ravenscroft of Bretton, Flintshire, Thomas Egerton (a cousin) of Lincoln’s Inn, Edward Puleston (another cousin) of the Inner Temple, Thomas Puleston (a

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Dorchester, innholder. Attornies, Messrs. Ballachey and Bridges, Angel-court. ' T Snlow, Stamford, upholder. Attornies, Messrs. Anatie and Wright, Temple. J.Stephens1o, Bretton, 'Yorkshire, grocer. AttorniesMlessrs. Lngdill and Butterfield, Oray's-iiinrqpare.-, J- Macmichael, T. Gitton,- WV. Macmichael, J. Macnrichael, anfd A. M'Math, Bridgnorth Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    he saddled his horse about six o'clock in the morning, and started off in pursuit of them. In the meanwhile, Bretton, theconstable, set off to Manchester, and cralin,- at the police olfice, gave Mr Lavender a brief account of what Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    at May-day next. ,The letter con- Eludes with some complimentary matters.) it I remain, my dearsLoad, yours most faithfully, A" Bretton hall, July 6, 3827. " TDIAN BEsuAsoN.~' *"t -ANslwEn - Grimstone park, Tadcaster, 4th August 1827. 5MY DEAR MAx-I Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Westminster, coal mere u ats-W. Banks and J. Russell, Knight[o, iiad.orsi te-V. P. Sale, ltud R. and .t Pickles, Mornk Bretton, Yorkshire, tar distiller-T Honds and G. B. Dailey, York, stock brokers-N. 0. and J. Daiby, Tooloy street, Sonutuwark, teal Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    o'clock, a dreadful, and it is feared fatal, affray took I place in the preserves of Mr T. W. Beaumont, Bretton hall, near I Wakefield. It appears there were six gamekeepers and watchers on duty at the above time on Subscribers-only content

  • * Lane's Masonic Records *

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    Vale of Nene Lodge

    (1832): 0 ReNumber (1863): 0 Meeting Places Masonic Hall , Boroughbury, Peterborough , Northampton, England 1950 Masonic Hall , North Street , Peterborough , Northampton , England 1985 Peterborough Masonic Centre , Ellindon North, Bretton, Peterborough, Northampton , England 2003

  • * House of Commons Parliamentary Papers * *

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    25 June 1824, 25 June 1824

    (Corfham). Henricus Pinkney (de Wedon). Johannes Hudleston (de Aneys). Rogerus Huntinfeld (de Bradenham). Hugo filius Henrici (de Radenswath). Johannes le Bretton (de Sporle). Nicholaus de Carru (de Molesford). Johannes filius Marmaduci (de Hordene). Johannes de Kingeston. Robertus Hastang (de Desiree). Subscribers-only content

    25 June 1824, 25 June 1824

    Henf de Sutton. Ade de Middleton. Wifto Inge. Magro Wifto de Pyker. Johi de Thorp. Hugoni de Louthre. Johi de Bretton. Rico de Walsingham. Nicho de Fermband. Thome de Sni?ton. Johi de Batesford. Gilbto de Knovift. Ibid, in dorso, m. Subscribers-only content

    26 November 1830, 26 November 1830

    Table. Inl Bil Pi & B Upon reading the Petition of the Members of the Slavery, Methodist Congregation assembled at Bretton, in the Petition from County of Flint, whose Names are thereunto subscribed ; AWitionof praying their Lordships " to Subscribers-only content

    Index, 20 October 1831

    Hill, &c. 182—St. George's, Hanover Square, 269. — St. Luke's, Middlesex, 325.— Wapping, 507. Vol. LXIII. 23. 24. liament; from Bretton, 134. for Assistance to emigrate; from Ballymacarret, 134. referred to Committee on the Poor Laws, 382. ¦— Kilcommon, 241. Subscribers-only content

    Contents of the Head

    to add other Roads; referred, 39.. Report; Bill ordered, P. 40. 09. Brettle Lane to Old Swinford, XXVI. 362. joo„ Bretton to Handbridge, XXVII. 55. Report; Bill ordered, 63. TVo/ £ro?zgv5/ /«. 101. Brewton to FrOome, &c. XXVIL 356. Report; Subscribers-only content


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