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  • * Victoria County History *

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    Townships Downham

    Townships DownhamDOWNHAM Dunum, Dounum, 1292; Donum, 1302; Dounom, 1311. This township occupies the northern slope of Pendle Hill . At the foot is the village of Downham , in a vale lying east and west, and bounded along the

    Ely Hundred Downham Plan of St. Leonard 's Church

    Ely Hundred DownhamDOWNHAMDownham, sometimes since the 14th century called Downham in the Isle or Little Downham to distinguish it from Downham Market in Norfolk , is situated at the northern end of the Isle proper. The scarp of

    Townships Twiston

    Lancs . (ed. 1870), ii, 693. Dinelay did not become lord of Downham till 1354, but he may have held Twiston in conjunction with his half plough-land in Downham . Richard de Greenacres in 1323 acquired a messuage, & c.,

    South Witchford Hundred Welches Dam

    , Manea , Chatteris , Wentworth , Witchford , Downham , and Ely regarding 1,900 acres in Byall Fen . The dean and chapter received thereunder 150 acres between the Downham and Coveney portions of the Fen, 8 acres known

    Houses of Benedictine monks The priory of Molycourt

    Mary de Bello Loco , stood in the parish of Outwell , on the right hand of the road from Downham to Outwell . According to Blomefield it was founded in pre- Norman days, but very little is known of

  • * The Clergy of the Church of England Database *

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    Joannes Tenison, 28/12/1639

    CLERICAL DETAIL Surname Tenison Forename Joannes Title Qualification BD University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason resignation Date 28/12/1639 Office/Status Rector Clerical Status Location Downham// OTHER INFORMATION Source BL, Harl. MS 7043 (Register) Ordinary / Jurisdiction Wren, Matthew/Ely 1638- 1667 Comment

    Isaacus Barrow, 11/8/1663

    Surname Barrow Forename Isaacus Title Qualification DD University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason resignation Date 11/8/1663 Office/Status Rector Clerical Status Location Downham// OTHER INFORMATION Source PRO, E331/Ely/9 (Returns to First Fruits Office) Ordinary / Jurisdiction Wren, Matthew/Ely 1638- 1667 Comment

    Gulielmus Hicks, 16/1/1677

    Hicks Forename Gulielmus Title Qualification University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason Death Date 16/1/1677 Office/Status Rector Clerical Status Location Downham// OTHER INFORMATION Source CUL, MS Add. 2953 (Miscellaneous) Ordinary / Jurisdiction Gunning, Peter/Ely 1675- 1684 Comment Gunning had collated Hicks

    Henricus Ridley, 25/3/1588

    Ridley Forename Henricus Title Qualification University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason resignation Date 25/3/1588 Office/Status Rector Clerical Status Location Downham// OTHER INFORMATION Source LPL, Whitgift's Register I (Register) Ordinary / Jurisdiction Whitgift, John/Canterbury Province 1583- 1604 Comment Crown patronage by

    Richardus Perne, 15/1/1597

    Perne Forename Richardus Title Qualification University College Year EVENT TYPE Reason resignation Date 15/1/1597 Office/Status Rector Clerical Status Location Downham// OTHER INFORMATION Source LPL, Whitgift's Register II (Register) Ordinary / Jurisdiction Whitgift, John/Canterbury Province 1583- 1604 Comment Crown patronage by

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    FROM THE LONDON GAZETTES. Tuesday, January 15. INSOLVENTS. S. Doughty, Pleasant place, Clerkenwell, and Islington, cheesemonger. S. and J. Twamley, Thurmaston, Leicestershire, horse-dealers. J. Late, Manchester street, Manchester square, tailor. BANKRUPTCIES ENLARGED. N. Goldstein, Fenchurch street, merchant, from Jan. Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    the careless discharge of a pistol at the distance of 337 yards.", IRISH PUGNACITY.-At the trial of a butcher of Downham, in Lan- cashire, on Saturday last, for stealing a cow, there was some difficulty in identifying the skin; but Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    to Vienna.-Harmaniconfor Sept: 1. A BIT OF THM MiAVSLLoUS._The inhabitants of a little village called Helgay, three miles from Market Downham, are once in every three or four years infested with an incredible number of field mice, which devour their Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    COMMERCE. PRODUCE MARKETS. The average price of Brown or Muscovado Sugar, computed from the returns made in the week ending May 8, is 26s. Bid. per cwt. FUNDS. Price. SHARE LIST. Div. Paid. 'rice. SAiTURDAY. | Grand J unction Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    eartlquakae. Long letters, giving accounts of this phenomenoi, firom Clithero and Blackpcol, hamve been published. It was felt also at Downham, WiswellPeiidleton, Milton, Wad- duinigon, and all the surrounding villages. 'The shock was experienced, too, in Alancbester and its neighbourhood, Subscribers-only content

  • * The History of Parliament *

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    ASSHETON, Richard (by 1529-79), of Whalley and Downham, Lancs.

    1529-79), of Whalley and Downham, Lancs. Constituency Dates Carlisle 1558 Aldborough 1559 Carlisle 1563 Ofifces Held Dep. receiver, ct. augmentations, northern counties ?by 1550; receiver 1552-4, Exchequer 1554-?72; j.p. Lancs. by 1561-?d.; commr. eccles. causes, Chester diocese 1562, rebels’ lands

    ASSHETON (ASHTON), Richard (d.1579), of Whalley and Downham, Lancs.

    (d.1579), of Whalley and Downham, Lancs. Constituency Dates Carlisle 1558 Aldborough 1559 Carlisle 1563 Ofifces Held Dep.-receiver, northern counties by 1552, receiver 1552-?72; j.p. Lancs. by 1561; commr. eccles. causes, diocese of Chester 1562, rebels’ lands 1570, Houghton lands 1572.

    ASSHETON (ASHTON), Sir Ralph I, 2nd Bt. (c.1605-80), of Whalley Abbey and Downham, Lancs.

    Bt. (c.1605-80), of Whalley Abbey and Downham, Lancs. Constituency Dates Clitheroe 1625 Clitheroe 1626 Clitheroe Apr. 1640 Clitheroe Nov. 1640 Clitheroe 1660 Clitheroe 1661 4 Feb 1662 Clitheroe Mar. 1679 Clitheroe Oct. 1679 30 Jan. 1680 Ofifces Held Receiver, duchy

    SOUTHOUSE, Christopher (d.1591), ?of St. Benet Fink, London.

    bencher of Lincoln’s Inn, and Robert Turner of Westminster, perhaps business associates. A nephew, Martin, was mentioned, who may have been the Martin Southouse of Downham, Norfolk, noticed in the 1664 Visitation.[footnote]A Christopher Southouse was a prebendary of Lincoln 1560-79.[footnote]

    SULYARD, Edward (?1540-1610), of Flemings, Essex.

    had settled in Essex in the fifteenth century. He succeeded to the manors of Claydon, Flemings, Runwell, and lands in Downham, Ramsden Bellhouse, Rawreth, Rettendon, Wickford and the Hanningfields, all in southeast Essex. He also became, presumably by inheritance, landlord

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

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    CP.G.3483

    Place(s): Downham(Downham) : undefined A township and chapelry, but it is not clear which is meant here. Participant: Thomas Illingworth [Illingworth] Role: witness Details: male; 60 Employment: weaver of arras work (tapestries) Location: Whalley (Lancashire) Place(s): Downham(Downham) :

    CP.I.551

    Place(s): Admergill (Admirgill) : undefined Participant: NicholausHammond [Hammond; Hamond] Role: witness Details: male; 53; Gentleman Location: Whalley (Lancashire) Place(s): Downham(Downham) : undefined Participant: WilliamWhitaker [Whitaker; Whittecar] Role: witness Details: male; 65; Yeoman Location: Whalley (Lancashire) Place(s): Marsden (Marston) :

    TRANS.CP.1542/1

    defence proctor Details: male Employment: Notary Public Location: Whalley (Lancashire) Place(s): Clitheroe (Cliderowe) : chapelry Colne (Colne) : chapelry Downham(Downham) : chapelry Haslingden (Haslingden) : chapelry Church (Church) : chapelry Altham (Altham) : chapelry Location: Castill (Castill) : chapelry

  • * London Lives 1690 - 1800 - Crime, Poverty and Social Policy in the Metropolis *

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    Middlesex Sessions: Sessions Papers - Justices' Working Documents, 10/1782

    Jno Levy Esqr King Mary Ely Rents St Andws Middx Tothillfields Ely Bents W Hyde Esqr 3 Octr. Kasey Thos Downham Norfolk Clerkenwell Stratford Rd Hassell Esqr 5h King Eliz Hampstead Middx , Tothillfields Hampstead Chas Triquet Esqr 7t. Lambert

  • * The Proceedings of the Old Bailey Online, 1674-1913 *

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    Ordinary's Account, 07/04/1742

    Miles distant from Bury , where we lay all Night. The next Morning we got up, designing to go to Downham , but upon meeting a Gentleman on the Common some Distance from Thetford , he desired us to direct

 

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