arrowcase: John Jarard  c. Joan Nele alias Fysshe    p-link   Results Format: Summary Full

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date11 May 1492
competitor suit
sourceLondon Metropolitan Archives, MS DL/C/A/001/MS09065: 111r
1492-05-11: Joan Nele alias Fysshe, Response of Defendant
Responds that she twice received gifts from John Jarard, the first on 1 January 1489 for New Year`s and the second around April 1489; neither gift was, she says, a marriage token. Responds that up until then, neither of them had discussed marriage. Responds that she later rejected Jarard`s marriage proposal, after which Jarard continued to urge her to marry him but that she always refused.